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Loma Linda University

Loma Linda, CA

At A Glance

Main Address

11092 Anderson St

Loma Linda, CA 92350-1706

Admission Office

Admissions Processing

Loma Linda University

Loma Linda, CA 92350

(909) 651-5029

Fax : (909) 558-4879

Type of School




college of health sciences

3-year school


Regionally Accredited

Western Association of Schools and Colleges

Seventh Day Adventist

College Board Code: 4062

Quick Facts

Total undergraduates : 1,183

In-State Tuition : $28,050.00

Out-of-State Tuition : $28,050.00

School Calendar


Degrees Available







Large Town (10-50k)


Commuter campus

Other Characteristics

Two undergraduate schools: School of Allied Health and School of Nursing, offering sophomore, junior, senior year study. All LLU programs require previous college credit, thus no first-time freshman applicants accepted.



Regular application due: No Regular Application Deadline

Priority application due : --

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Financial Aid

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Transfer Students

Transfer Application closing date : --

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Transfer priority financial aid deadline : Mar 2

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Major and Learning Environment

Learning Environment

Calendar type : Quarter

Degrees Offered in : Certificate, Associate, Bachelor's, Master's, Doctoral degrees

Accreditation and Associations

Regionally Accredited

Western Association of Schools and Colleges

Most Popular Majors

Health Professions : 100.0%

Health Professions : 100.0%

All Majors

Levels at which colleges offer undergraduate majors are designated by these letters :

A = Associate degree, B = Bachelor's degree, C = Certificate degree, D = Doctor degree, M = Master degree

Biological & Biomedical Sciences
Anatomy D M
Biochemistry D M
Biology/Biological Sciences, General D M
Biomedical Sciences, General D
Biostatistics M
Epidemiology D M
Medical Microbiology and Bacteriology D M
Microbiology, General D M
Pharmacology D
Physiology, General D M

Counselor Education/School Counseling and Guidance Services M

Family, Consumer & Human Sciences
Family and Community Services D M

Health Professions & Related Clinical Sciences
Bioethics/Medical Ethics M
Clinical Laboratory Science/Medical Technology/Technologist B
Clinical Nutrition/Nutritionist D M
Clinical Pastoral Counseling/Patient Counseling M
Clinical/Medical Social Work D
Cytotechnology/Cytotechnologist B C
Dental Hygiene/Hygienist A B
Dietetics/Dietitian B M
Emergency Medical Technology/Technician (EMT Paramedic) B
Environmental Health M
Health Information/Medical Records Administration/Administrator B
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences, General B
Health and Wellness, General D
Health/Health Care Administration/Management B D M
International Public Health/International Health D M
Marriage and Family Therapy/Counseling D M
Maternal and Child Health M
Medical Insurance Coding Specialist/Coder C
Medical Radiologic Technology/Science - Radiation Therapist A
Medical Science/Scientist D
Occupational Therapy/Therapist D M
Orthotist/Prosthetist M
Physical Therapy Assistant A
Physical Therapy/Therapist D M
Physician Assistant M
Polysomnography C
Public Health Education and Promotion D M
Public Health, General M
Radiologic Technology/Science - Radiographer B M
Radiologist Assistant M
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse B D M
Rehabilitation Science D
Respiratory Care Therapy/Therapist B
Speech-Language Pathology/Pathologist B M

Multi & Interdisciplinary Studies
Gerontology M
Natural Sciences M

Natural Resources & Conservation
Environmental Science B

Philosophy & Religious Studies
Philosophy M

Physical Sciences
Geology/Earth Science, General B D M

Psychology, General D

Public Administration & Social Services
Public Administration D
Public Policy Analysis D
Social Work M

Security & Protective Services
Criminal Justice/Safety Studies M

Learning outside the classroom

Many colleges offer special programs like the opportunity to study abroad or participate in internships to get on-the-job training. Nearly all colleges provide extra academic help or tutoring to students who need it.

Special Study Options


Double Major

Independent Study

Extended Class Availability

Distance Learning

Computer Services

482 Public computers, available in: Computer Center, Libraries, Student Center

Dorms wired for access to campus-wide network

Dorms wired for high speed internet connections

Wireless network available

Campus Life

Campus General Information

Size : Small

Geographic Location : 60 miles from Los Angeles, 50 miles from Palm Springs.

Large Town


Commuter Campus

Total undergraduates : 1,183

First-time degree-seeking freshmen : --

Degree-seeking undergrads : 1,061

Graduate enrollment : --

Student General Information

All students average age : 27

Full time students average age : 26

In state students : 87.0%

Out of state students : 13.0%

Other Activities & Organizations

Other Activities & Organizations : Students are not allowed to smoke, use alcohol or drugs.

Housing Policies

Housing Options

Apartments For Married Students

Apartments For Single Students

Men's Housing

Wellness Housing (alcohol/drug/smoke-free)

Women's Housing

Additional Housing Options

Housing deposit : $145.00

Housing deposit is refundable in full if student does not enroll.

Car is not allowed for freshman

Pet is not allowed in the Dorm

Sport's Levels Available


Counseling And Wellness

Alcohol/substance abuse counseling

Chaplain/spiritual director

Financial aid counseling

Health services

On-campus daycare

Personal counseling

Additional Programs for Students with Disabilities

Services and/or facilities for hearing impaired

Partial services for students with learning disabilities

Wheelchair Accessibility

Academic Support Programs

Study skills assistance


Y indicates available and N indicates not available

Activity Name

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International Student Organization


Jazz Band


Literary Magazine


Marching Band


Model United Nations


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Pep Band


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Student Newspaper


Symphony Orchestra


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Sport Name

Levels Available


Men's Intramural

Women's Intramural


Men's Intramural

Women's Intramural


Men's Intramural


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Women's Intramural


Men's Intramural

Women's Intramural


Men's Intramural

Women's Intramural


General Applying Information

Application Fee: $60.00

Application fee notes: Paper/Online

Application Fee Waiver Available: No

Applied early admission : --

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Admission stats are based on first-time, degree seeking freshmen from Fall 2016 and Fall 2017.

SAT score use policy

Information not supplied by college

Other Test Policies

Information not supplied by college

A note from the college

No first-time freshman accepted, only transfer students. All programs require prior college credits for admission, which varies by program; typically minimum of 48 credit units. Application is made to specific programs, rather than to the University in general.

Advanced Placement Program (AP) Information

Offers credit for AP Exams : Yes

Offers sophomore standing for qualifying AP scores : No

TEST Scores

Percent who submitted SAT scores : -- and Percent who submitted ACT scores : --

Test Subjects

Middle 50% of First-Year Students

SAT Math


SAT Evidence Based Reading & Writing


ACT Composite


* The college did not report these requirements or does not have specific requirements.


Financial Aid Distribution & Stats

Financial Aid Deadlines

Contact Information

Financial aid contact name : Verdell Schaefer

Financial aid office phone : (909) 558-4509

Financial Aid Forms

Domestic first-year financial aid applicants must submit the following forms, if applicable:


Financial Aid Policies

This school practices need-blind admissions.

Tuition payment plans

Credit card payment

External finance company

Installment payment

Annual College Costs

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At Home

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For Transfer Students

Credit Information

Minimum number of credits: 48

Minimum college GPA (on a 4.0 scale): 2

Lowest grade earned for course that may be transferred for credit (on a 4.0 scale): 2

Maximum credits/courses from a 2-year institution: 105

Maximum credits/courses from a 4-year institution: --

Minimum credits transfers must complete to earn bachelor's degree: 45

Admission Requirements (Required)

College Transcript(s)

Essay or Personal Statement


Students who applied for transfer

Students who applied for transfer from 2 year schools: 49.0%

Students who applied for transfer from 4 year schools: 51.0%

Terms in which transfer students may enroll





Transfers accepted as




Services for students transferring IN from another school



Pre-admission transcript evaluation (determination of what courses will transfer)

Special Requirements

Prerequisites vary by program.

For International Students

Admission for International Students

Application fee: $60.00

Annual College Costs

Tuition and Fees: $28,050.00

Room & Board(on-campus): $12,645.00

Room & Board(off-campus): --

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Financial Aid

Tests for International Students

TOEFL Required of non-resident alien applicants

TOEFL (internet-based test) average score: 88

TOEFL (internet-based test) minimum score: 80

TOEFL (paper) average score: --

TOEFL (paper) minimum score: --

Services for International Students

International Student Adviser

Special International Student Orientation Program