Overview

Applicants
1,612
Acceptance Rate
59%
Average HS GPA
2.95

GPA Breakdown

8%
Over 3.75
8%
3.50 - 3.74
12%
3.25 - 3.49
18%
3.00 - 3.24
36%
2.50 - 2.99
16%
2.00 - 2.49
2%
1.00 - 1.99

Test Scores

SAT Reading
410 - 520
SAT Math
390 - 520
ACT Composite
16 - 22

Other Admission Factors

Academic

Rigor of Secondary School Record
Academic GPA

Faculty and Class Information

Student/Faculty
17:1
Total Faculty
125
with Terminal Degree
57

63
Women
62
Men
24
Minority

Most frequent class size
10 - 19
Most frequent lab / sub section size
2 - 9

Graduation Rates

Graduate in 4 years
Graduate in 5 years
Graduate in 6 years

Degrees

Associate
Bachelor's
Master's

Career Services

On-Campus Job Interviews Available
No

Career Services

Alumni Network
Alumni Services
Interest Inventory
Internships
On Campus Interviews
Regional Alumni
Opportunities at School

Coop
Experiential
Internship

Dates

Financial Aid Rating
Application Deadlines
Feb 15
Notification Date
Mar 1

Required Forms

FAFSA

Financial Aid Statistics

Average Freshman Total Need-Based Gift Aid
$21,750

Average Undergraduate Total Need-Based Gift Aid
$21,556

Average Need-Based Loan
$8,472

Average amount of loan debt per graduate
$7,983

Undergraduates who have borrowed through any loan program
57%

Average amount of each freshman scholarship/grant package
$16,500

Financial aid provided to international students
Yes

Expenses per Academic Year

Tuition
Required Fees
Average Cost for Books and Supplies

Tuition / Fees Vary by Year of Study
No
Board for Commuters
Transportation for Commuters

Available Aid

Financial Aid Methodoloy
Federal

Scholarships and Grants

Need-Based
 

Need-Based College/University Scholarship or Grant Aid from Institutional Funds
Need-Based Federal Pell
Need-Based Private Scholarships
Need-Based SEOG
Need-Based State Scholarships

Non-Need-Based
Institutional non-need-based scholarship or grant aid is available

Federal Direct Student Loan Programs
Direct PLUS Loans
Direct Subsidized Stafford Loans
Direct Unsubsidized Stafford Loans

Federal Family Education Loan Programs (FFEL)

Is Institutional Employment Available (other than Federal Work Study)
Yes

Direct Lender
No

Overall


Student Body Profile

Total Undergraduate Enrollment
1,034
Out of State
5%

International
16%
Foreign Countries Represented
42

Demographics

6.19%
Asian
9.79%
African-American
41.73%
Hispanic
28.91%
Caucasian
7.42%
Unknown
16.31%
International

55% female
45% male
5% are out of state
97% are full time
3% are part time

Overview


Campus Life

Undergrads living on campus
38%
Help finding off-campus housing
Yes

Quality of life rating
First-Year Students living on campus
57%

Campus Environment
Suburban
Fire safety rating
90

Housing Options

Apartment Single
Disabled Student
Dorms Coed

Special Needs Admissions


College Entrance Tests Required
No

Interview Required
No

Special Need Services Offered


Student Activities

Registered Student Organizations
28
Number of Honor Societies
3

Number of Social Sororities
0
Number of Religious Organizations
3

Sports

Athletic Division
NAIA

12% participate in intercollegiate sports

Men's Sports (MCU)
5 Sports

Cross Country
Golf
Soccer
Track Field Indoor
Track Field Outdoor
Women's Sports (MCU)
5 Sports

Cross Country
Golf
Soccer
Track Field Indoor
Track Field Outdoor


Sustainability

Green Rating
64

Campus Security Report

Campus Security Report

The Jeanne Clery Act requires colleges and universities to disclose their security policies, keep a public crime log, publish an annual crime report and provide timely warnings to students and campus employees about a crime posing an immediate or ongoing threat to students and campus employees.

Please visit The Princeton Review’s page on campus safety for additional resources: http://www.princetonreview.com/safety

The Princeton Review publishes links directly to each school's Campus Security Reports where available. Applicants can also access all school-specific campus safety information using the Campus Safety and Security Data Analysis Cutting Tool provided by the Office of Postsecondary Education of the U.S. Department of Education: http://ope.ed.gov/security


Other Information

Campus-wide Internet Network
Yes

Email and Web Access Available
Yes

% of Classrooms with Wireless Internet
100

Number of Computer Labs / Classrooms
7

Average Number of PC's per Lab
15

Network Access in Dorm Rooms
Yes

Network Access in Dorm Lounges
No

Fee for Network Use
Yes

Student Web Pages Permitted
No

Student Web Pages Provided
No

Partnerships with Technology Companies
Yes

Online Class Registration Available
Yes

Personal computer included in tuition for each student
No

Require Undergraduates to Own Computers
Yes

Undergraduates that Own Computers
98%

Discounts Available with Hardware Vendors
Yes

Description
Dell Discount

Webcasting, Digital Audio or Video-Streaming of Courses
No

Webcasting, Digital Audio or Video-Streaming of Campus Radio / TV Stations
No

Campus Visits Contact

Contact
Melissa Bettis
Undergraduate Admissions

Address
30800 Palos Verdes Drive East
Rancho Palos Verdes, CA 90275

Phone
310.303.7311

Email
admission@marymountcalifornia.edu

Experience College Life


Campus Tours

Campus Tours
Appointment Required: Yes
Dates: Year-round
Times: 10 a.m. and 2 p.m.
Average Length: 1 hour

On Campus Interview

Campus Interviews
Yes

Information Sessions
Available

Times
sometimes

Faculty and Coach Visits

Dates/Times Available
Year-round

Arrangements
Contact Coach Directly

Contact Email Address for Visit
gwhite@marymountcalifornia.edu

Class Visits

Dates/Times Available
Year-round

Arrangements
Contact Admissions Office

Overnight Dorm Stays

Overnight Dorm Stays
Not Available

Transportation

Types of Transportation Available to Campus
Los Angeles International Airport Long Beach Airport John Wayne Airport

Driving Instructions to Campus
By Car from LAX: Follow the exit signs to Sepulveda Blvd. South. Bear right onto the 105 East to the 405 South (San Diego Freeway). Transition to the 110 South (Harbor Freeway). Exit at Gaffey Street, turn left, and proceed for two blocks. Turn right onto 1st Street. Turn right at Miraleste Drive. Turn left at the dead-end onto Palos Verdes Drive East. The entrance to the College is at the signal intersection at Crest Drive, on your left. Visitor parking is immediately to your left as you enter. By Car from Long Beach Airport: Go east on Donald Douglas Drive. Turn right at Lakewood Blvd. Bear right onto the 405 North (San Diego Freeway) to the 110 South (Harbor Freeway). Exit at Gaffey Street, turn left, and proceed for two blocks. Turn right onto 1st Street. Turn right at Miraleste Drive. Turn left at the dead-end onto Palos Verdes Drive East. The entrance to the College is at the signal intersection at Crest Drive, on your left. Visitor parking is immediately to your left as you enter. By Car from John Wayne Airport: Follow the exit signs and turn left onto MacArthur Blvd. Bear right onto the 405 North (San Diego Freeway) to the 110 South (Harbor Freeway). Exit at Gaffey Street, turn left, and proceed for two blocks. Turn right onto 1st Street. Turn right at Miraleste Drive. Turn left at the dead-end onto Palos Verdes Drive East. The entrance to the College is at the signal intersection at Crest Drive, on your left. Visitor parking is immediately to your left as you enter.

Local Accommodations
http://www.marymountcalifornia.edu/local-accommodations