Financial Aid


The Office of Financial Aid at Marymount California University is committed to helping students and their families to understand all the financial aid options students are eligible for. We extend financial aid through merit scholarships, need-based grants, work-study and student loans to meet the various needs and circumstances of our students.

Typically, students receive a combination of federal, state and institutional scholarships and grants as well as federal loans and work-study.  We encourage all students to apply for financial aid – regardless of your financial circumstances as about 83% of MCU students receive some form of financial aid.

Marymount California University fully complies with the Department of Education Clery Act Requirements.


We’re now accepting the endowed scholarship application for 2018-19 school year. APPLY NOW if you meet below criteria:

  • Continuing undergraduate student at MCU
  • US Citizen or Permanent Resident
  • Cumulative GPA of 3.0 or above
  • Must completed 2018-19 FAFSA thru



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Office of Financial Aid

Phone: (310) 303-7217
FAX: (310) 303-7270
Location: Administrative Building 111
Hours: Monday – Friday, 8:30am – 5:00pm

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