Archive for March, 2016

Peter Wollner ‘92

Marymount alumnus Peter Wollner attended Marymount from 1990 to 1992. After receiving his Associate of Arts in International Business, Wollner transferred to Loyola Marymount University. “Before Marymount, I did not have an idea about the future that lay ahead of me. After Marymount, I had an idea that my future would be bright and I was ready for the adventure called ‘life.’”

Internships Help Undergrads Gain Experience; Clarify Interests

By John McCrudden, Director of Career Services and Internships Over the last several years of the economic recovery, career specialists noticed that employers were requiring two years of experience for entry-level positions. Due to the oversupply of talented and experienced job applicants, recent college grads were feeling the pressure of

Study Abroad in Vienna

Marymount California University psychology student Jessica Homaizad is spending spring semester studying abroad in Vienna, Austria, at Webster Vienna Private University. She describes her experience as being nothing less than amazing. “I love every second of being here; it still feels surreal. I’ve had the opportunity to travel to Amsterdam,

I am first generation

First-generation student Kimberly Hernandez initially heard about Marymount when an Admission Counselor went to visit her high school in Playa Del Rey. After sitting in on the presentation, Hernandez decided she wanted to apply. Now as a senior soon to be receiving her Bachelor’s degree in Business Management and Entrepreneurship,


Marymount California University is accredited by the WASC Senior College and University Commission (985 Atlantic Ave., Ste. 100, Alameda, CA 94501, (510) 748-9001), an institutional accrediting body recognized by the Commission on Recognition of Postsecondary Accreditation and the United States Department of Education. Read the letter from one of our

Student Learning

In all our programs, MCU ensures that students advance their communication, analysis and decision-making skills, while broadening their appreciation of diverse perspectives and their ability to learn from experience. These Institutional Student Learning Outcomes flow from our commitment to Academic Excellence, Real World Learning and Character Formation.

Student Achievement

Students bring a rich array of talents and interests, leading to many forms of student achievement at MCU. What will you achieve? A distinctive Capstone presentation, surely. What else? Let MCU support your exploration and growth. Discover your interests. Develop your talents. And let your achievements shine.