Give to Student Affairs

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Contributions from alumni, parents, faculty, staff and friends are critical to providing students with transformative experience at Loyola Marymount University. A gift of any amounts helps Loyola Marymount University maintain the caliber of its programming, events, services and scholarship opportunities.

How to Give to LMU Student Affairs

Give Online

The easiest, most direct way to make a tax-deductible gift to the Division of Student Affairs is to do so online. Visit LMU Giving, enter the amount you wish to give, choose "Give to area(s) of your choice," search for the area with Student Affairs you wish to support, and make your contribution using a debit or credit card.

Other Ways to Give

Gifts can also be made by cash, check or money orders. Make checks payable to Loyola Marymount University, include any special pledge/gift instructions and mail it to:

Office of Development Services
1 LMU Drive, Suite 2800
Los Angeles, CA 90045

Contact LMU Giving

For questions regarding giving opportunities within the Division of Student Affairs at LMU, please the director of development at (310) 338-5975.

Why Give to LMU Student Affairs

The Division of Student Affairs supports the Loyola Marymount University mission through programs and services designed to advance student learning. In partnership with our faculty colleagues, we strive to create a learning environment where this discovery occurs through a dynamic integration of a student's total college experience — inside and outside the classroom.

Giving to the Division of Student Affairs helps provide students with a complete and fulfilling LMU experience through:

  • Events and activities that develop the whole person through the integration of mind, body and spirit.
  • Organizations that encourage students to commit to service and justice.
  • Communities that value diversity and interculturalism that develop global citizens.
  • Services that inspire students to practice Ignatian values through reflection and discernment.
  • Programs that instill in students the importance of living a life of purpose to meet the world's greatest need.

​Areas of Need

Throughout the Division of Student Affairs, there are many programs or initiatives that your support would greatly impact. If you are looking to support our areas of greatest need, we have identified the five funding priorities below, or give to specific organization, program or team of your choice.

Greatest Needs

You can also give to the Student Affairs Greatest Needs. Include any additional gift instructions if you wish to designate your gift to a specific area within the Division of Student Affairs.

The Learning Community

The Learning Community (TLC) is committed to first-year African-American student success at Loyola Marymount University. The goals of this year-long program are to cultivate leaders, instill community consciousness and promote academic and co-curricular success at LMU.

Jewish Student Life

The award-winning Office of Jewish Student Life (JSL), under the direction of campus Rabbi Ilana Schachter, provides opportunities that create a community at LMU in which students can celebrate their Jewish identity.

Office for International Students & Scholars

The Office for International Students and Scholars serves as a resource to the University by ensuring regulatory compliance. OISS provides programs and services that support international students' and scholars' social, educational and professional success, thereby, creating an engaged global community.