Graduate Application Checklist

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Thank you for your interest in Loyola Marymount University Graduate Programs. Please review the following Application Checklist. Applications are not reviewed until all requested materials have been submitted. Please contact us at graduateadmission@lmu.edu or 313.338.2721 for questions.

1. Review the Application Deadline of Your Desired Program

Note your selected program’s application deadlines. Generally, applications completed after a deadline are reviewed on a space-available basis.

2. Start your Online Application

Begin your Application. You will be asked to create an account and password.

3. Submit all Required Documentation

The following items are required for all graduate programs:

• Online Application
• $50 Non-refundable Application Fee
• Official Transcripts (one copy) of all colleges and universities attended
   º Electronic transcripts preferred, please email to graduateadmission@lmu.edu
   º Mailing Address:
     • LMU Graduate Admission
        1 LMU Drive, Suite 235
        Los Angeles, CA 90045 - 2659
• Students who have obtained an undergraduate degree outside the U.S. have additional requirements. Please click here for more information.
• Individual programs also have specific admissions requirements. Please find your program of interest to review what is required.

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4. Admission Decision Announced

Admission decision announcements vary by program. Generally, applicants are notified of their admission 2 to 4 weeks after a deadline has passed.  Your admission decision can be viewed through the application portal, and you will be notified via email once a decision is released.

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LMU Graduate Programs Admission Requirements

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