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 2016, Marymount was ranked in the top 20 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

American hero and U.S. veteran Kris Paronto visits Oceanview Campus
Paronto, at the center of the Benghazi, Libya incident shared his hair-raising story with more than 200 guests in The Commons. Leading into Paronto’s presentation, U.S. military veterans attending Marymount met with Paronto and personally thanked him for his service, for visiting their campus, and presented him with a gift.
MCU Board of Trustees welcomes two new members
Chairman of the Marymount California University board of trustees Burt Arnold, and university President Lucas Lamadrid, Ph.D., announced the appointment of two new members to the 2016-2017 board of trustees. Mary E. Kingston, R.N., M.N., F.A.C.H.E., and Kevin Baxter, Ed.D. have joined the university’s leadership group, comprised of 18 accomplished men and women.
Bachelor of Arts & Bachelor of Science in Biology Approved by WASC
On January 10, Marymount California University received good news from its accreditor, WSCUC, that the university’s Biology BA and BS degrees have received full formal approval.

Upcoming Events

Presidents' Day Holiday - University is closed
Monday, February 20 2017
Employee Service Day- no classes
Tuesday, February 21 2017
Community Mass
Tuesday, February 21 2017 1:00 pm to Tuesday, February 21 2017 2:00 pm
Weekday Mass
Wednesday, February 22 2017 12:30 pm to Wednesday, February 22 2017 1:30 pm

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