Info for Transfer Students

lmu info for transfer students

Transfer Programs provides services, programming to build community and connections to campus resources to assist students with their transition at Loyola Marymount University.

  • Here is an overview of requirements for transfer student admission to Loyola Marymount University. For more information please visit our Transfer Requirements and Deadlines page.

    I Have More Than 30 Transferable Semester Units

    Students with more than 30 transferable semester units are required to submit:

    I Have Less Than 30 Transferable Semester Units

    Students with less than 30 transferable semester units are required to submit:

    • Common Application and LMU Supplement online
    • Official Transcripts from ALL colleges attended
    • Official High School Transcripts
    • Official Standardized Test Scores (ACT or SAT) 

    Contact Transfer Enrollment Services

    Please contact Tom Gutto, Director of Transfer Enrollment Services, with any questions regarding the
    admissions process. Visit Transfer Enrollment Services at Von der Ahe 150, call (310) 338-1922 or email Tom Gutto.

  • Welcome to Loyola Marymount University! We are thrilled that you are joining our community here at LMU. We appreciate all that you bring in experience, knowledge, and skill to add to our diverse campus. Transfer Programs is here to make the transition to your new academic home as smooth as possible.

    Should you have questions regarding your transfer course work or articulation, please visit the Office of Admission page for more information.

    Events for Newly Admitted Students

    Transfer Student Barbecue

    The annual Transfer Student Barbecue in July is a time for incoming transfer students to socialize with current students, faculty and staff, as well as get familiar with the resources necessary for your success.

    Transformations: New Transfer Student Orientation

    New transfer student orientation is designed to get students better acquainted with LMU, meet other transfer students, and relieve any anxieties that one might have about coming to college.

    Here's a sample orientation schedule ‌of what you can expect in the spring and fall.

    Welcome Weekend

    We invite our students and parents to join us during Welcome Weekend to engage in activities and receptions prior to classes kicking off on Monday.

    LMU Connect

    There's a lot to do at LMU and this can be your guide. This two week program will help get you acclimated to all the opportunities and events happening on campus. Stop by Malone Student Center 301 to pick up your copy of the LMU Connect guide.

  • Veteran Programs supports the transition, persistence and graduation of student veterans, reservists and veteran dependents by providing individualized services, programming and resources. Learn more about Veteran Programs.

  • At Loyola Marymount University, we realize the important role parents and families play in their student’s college experience. We hope you will work with us to promote your student’s academic and personal success.

    Parent Pride

    Parent Pride is an online resource for parents and families designed to provide helpful articles, tips, deadline reminders, general information and other online tools. It's a unique online resource created to involve and inform those who support our students. It also contains ongoing opportunities to ask questions about issues or concerns. Parent Pride topics will include everything from financing your student's education to health and safety on campus and social life. Your participation in Parent Pride will help you stay connected to your LMU student so that you can continue to provide the support and encouragement he or she needs. For more information, visit Parent Pride.