University of La Verne

Overview

The University of La Verne is a private not-for-profit university located in La Verne, California, United States, about 35 miles east of Los Angeles. Founded in 1891, the university is composed of the College of Arts and Sciences, the College of Business and Public Management, the LaFetra College of Education, the College of Law, eight regional campuses throughout Southern California, and robust online offerings. Scholastic opportunities abound, thanks to 55 undergraduate programs, 19 master’s degrees, four doctorates, and eight credential programs. Across all of the colleges, La Verne’s more than 8,000 traditional age and adult learners help make the university one of the most diverse universities in the nation. With traditional undergraduate enrollment at an all-time high, 44 percent are first-generation students – the first in their immediate families to attend college. More than 70 percent of University of La Verne students receive some form of financial aid. The university is also a pioneer in adult education, offering specialized programs for adult learners at the main and regional campuses. University of La Verne is dedicated to the belief that a quality, values-based education enriches the human condition by engendering community engagement, scholarly accomplishment, and professionalism. Along with encouraging diversity, the university focuses on the individual as evidenced in its student/faculty ratio of 15:1. Professors are personally engaged and committed to helping students achieve their academic and professional goals.

Location & Contact
Admissions
Todd Eckel
Dean of Admissions
Phone: (909) 593-3511
Fax: 9093922714
Email: teckel@laverne.edu
Address
1950 3rd St.
La Verne, CA 91750
Majors & Degrees
Area, Ethnic, Cultural, Gender, And Group Studies
Computer And Information Sciences And Support Services
Family And Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences
Liberal Arts And Sciences, General Studies And Humanities
Mathematics And Statistics
Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies
Natural Resources And Conservation
Physical Sciences
Public Administration And Social Service Professions
Admissions
Common Application Accepted
Yes
Application Fee
Yes
Application Fee Amount
$50
Total Applications
6,864
55%
Admission Rate
Tuition & Fees
Costs
Tuition
$43,440
Room and Board
$13,740
Book Fees
$1,972
Additional Fees
$1,110
Miscellaneous Fees
$3,788
Total Expenses
$64,050
68%
Tuition
Financial Aid
Average Financial Aid
$30,375
47%
Coverage of total expenses
Student Body
Total Students
8,064
38%
62%
Total Undergraduates
5,149
41%
59%
Total Graduates
2,915
32%
68%
Varsity Sports
NCAA Division III with football
Men
Baseball
Basketball
Football
Golf
Soccer
Swimming and Diving
Track and Field, Outdoor
Track and Field, X-Country
Water Polo
Women
Basketball
Golf
Soccer
Softball
Swimming and Diving
Track and Field, Outdoor
Track and Field, X-Country
Volleyball
Water Polo
Faculty
All Faculty
1,214
43%
57%
Full Time Faculty
713
39%
61%
Part Time Faculty
501
50%
50%
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