Marymount California University is a Catholic institution of higher learning that challenges students of all backgrounds and ages to pursue lives of leadership and service. In 2018, Marymount was ranked number 15 of the Regional Colleges West category of U.S. News & World Report List of Best Colleges. If you are looking for a student-focused university where you’re more than just a number, look no further than MCU. With some of the most breathtaking vistas in California, from here, your future looks amazing.  Read More

Latest News

Marine Corps Vet & MCU Alumnus Eric Targon
Veterans thrive at MCU. Click to read Erik Targon's MCU success story.
MCU Announces 50th Anniversary Gala Honoring Sr. Antoine-Marie Baurier
Read the press release announcing the event and our distinguished honoree.
Get Ready for Tua Luce Dirige 2018!
MCU will celebrate the University's 50th Anniversary at our biennial Gala, Tua Luce Dirige on 9/29, 2018. Click to learn about sponsoring this momentous event.
Thu 23

New Student Move In Day

August 23 @ 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Fri 24

New Student and Family Orientation Day

August 24 @ 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Sat 25

Testing and Advising Day

August 25 @ 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Sun 26

Residential Student move-in

August 26 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Mon 27

First day of fall semester classes

August 27 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm

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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.