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LOMA LINDA UNIVERSITY, LOMA LINDA, CALIFORNIA

Loma Linda, CaliforniaLOCATION
UniversitySCHOOL TYPE
Estd 1905Established Year
  4417Enrollment

Loma Linda University: Rankings, Courses, Admissions, Tuition Fee, Cost of Attendance & Scholarships

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Loma Linda University, California is a medical center for higher studies. The University was founded in 1905 by the Seventh-day Adventist organization. With a history of more than 100 years, Loma Linda University has grown and enriched itself to be called as a prominent epicenter of Medical Sciences in the state of California and a renowned name in the US Education System

The University ranks among the top 3 institutes of the state of California that offers more than 100 degree and certificate courses for its students taught across its 9 schools. It is truthfully abiding by its motto “To make man whole” and is ready to help the society whenever required which makes it one of the sought-after choices to study in the USA.

Admissions at Loma Linda University are offered on a rolling basis round the year.The institute does observe some priority deadlines which differs for most of its courses. November 1, however, is one of the common application deadlines observed at the institute.

Rankings

  • The institute was honored as #244 safest colleges campuses in America by Niche 2020 Rankings.
  • The similar rankings also honored it at #9 and #37 in the category of most conservative colleges and best college dorms in California.

Highlights

College TypePrivate
Endowment848 million USD
Mode of ProgramFull time; Part time; online
Campus Housing Capacity27%
Application FeeVaries (60 USD average fees)
Application DeadlineRolling Admissions
English language proficiency scoreTOEFL or equivalent
Financial AidAvailable as Scholarships and Awards
Admission Helpdeskadmissions.app@llu.edu | 909 651-5029

Programs, Campus and Accommodation

Loma Linda University Campus

Courses

The university offers an array of courses for international students which includes more than 100 degrees and certificate programs through its 8 schools and Faculty of Graduate Studies. Loma Linda University enrolls approximately 4,000 students annually and provides them specialization in streams ranging from science to arts.

The 8 schools that the institute giverns are as mentioned below:

  • School of Allied Health professions
  • School of Behavioral Health
  • School of Dentistry
  • School of Medicine
  • School of Nursing
  • School of Pharmacy
  • School of Public Health
  • School of Religion

Popular majors offered by the university include Nursing, Allied Health Professions, Allied Health and Medical Assisting Services, Health Sciences and Services and Dental Support Services.

Campus

  • Loma Linda University is located in a vast metropolitan area east of Los Angeles known as the Inland Empire
  • The foundation for the Sanitarium of Loma Linda, California was laid on August 26, 1905.
  • The Medical Center of Loma Linda University was opened for studies on July 9, 1967.
  • With a building having more than 11 stories, Loma Linda University parents 8 medical schools in different specializations.
  • Loma Linda University provides a record 900 beds to its patient care system including more than 400 faculty physicians.
  • The Medical Center admits the largest number of inpatients in the region. It also holds the record for largest outpatient surgeries which is 50,000.

Housing Facilities/ Residence

Loma Linda University grants its scholars with on-campus accommodation faculties across its 2 housing complexes. These housing complexes include: Lindsay Hall and Daniells Residence complex. The best addition to these halls are that they are under walking distance from the library, laboratories, gymnasium, supermarket and a number of other student facilities. 

Students who opt for Nursing, Dental hygiene or Applied health professional health curricula and are under the age of 21 shall seek residence in on-campus housing halls.Students who are married or living with their parents may opt for off-campus residences. 

The institute manages 8 cafeterias across the campus. Students facing issues might visit the student affairs office or contact: 909-558-4510

Loma Linda University Application Process

How to Apply?

Application portal: Applicants need to first apply via Centralized Application Services (CAS). If shortlisted, a secondary application form will be mailed to the student.

Application Fee: Applicants may fill CAS without any cost. However, the secondary application cost may vary from course to course.

Basic Admission Requirements

Following is the list of documents that an applicant is required to submit at the time of seeking admission

  • Academic Transcripts
  • Name and Validity of the current course being pursued by the applicant.
  • Test Scores of GRE and TOEFL are accepted by the University. Applicants can check the cutoff for each test on their online application portal. However, students are not required to submit their SAT/ACT scores.
  • Letter of Recommendation from at least three professors of the applicant's previous attended institution.
  • Name and Contact details of the faculty recommending the applicant.
  • Personal Statement and iNterview (additional).

Application Deadlines

The institute offers admissions on a rolling basis till the availability of seats permits. However, all its programs observe their different deadlines but they are not the strict deadlines and applicants can apply for admission even post them if the space remains.

A common application deadline at the institute is November 1.

Loma Linda University Cost of Attendance

The institute offers 100+ programs for its students and each program has different costs and expenditures. Students are requested to find out the expected finances on the official website. However, an estimated budget for international students looking to study in the US by enrolling at the institute in its Pharmacy, PharmD program is provided in the table below.

YEAR OF PROGRAMYEAR 1YEAR 2YEAR 3YEAR 4
TUITION46,900 USD46,900 USD46,900 USD46,900 USD
FEE3,600 USD3,600 USD3,600 USD3,600 USD
BOOKS/SUPPLIES3,000 USD3,000 USD3,000 USD3,000 USD
TOTAL53,500 USD53,500 USD53,500 USD53,500 USD

Scholarships/ Financial Aid

Loma Linda University runs more than 10 financial aid programs including grants, loans and scholarships for international students to study in the USA. The studentships are offered on the basis of merit and need depending upon the case-to-case basis and overall academic profile of the candidate.

Highly contested scholarships among international students are:

  • National Medical Fellowship
  • National Health Service Corps Scholarship
  • Armed Forces Health Professions Scholarship

Students may also check out other reliable sources providing grants to international students: like CollegeBoard.com, Finaid, FastWeb, among others.

Alumni Network

Loma Linda University claims to have a registered 50,000 alumnus since its inception in 1905. Out of the 50,000 alumni, more than 36,000 are living and maintaining a decent health. This is approximately 72% of the total number.

The institute continues to organize its annual alumni gathering ‘The Homecoming’ in the first quarter of the fiscal year. It also provides its alumni with various benefits such as special insurance rates, career services and discounts, to name a few.

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Loma Linda University Overview

Institution TypePrivate (Not for Profit)
Student Population5165
FAFSA Code001218
Application Cost$60
Accreditation ACS WASC
Average Cost of Attendance$25,060 / Year
Student : Faculty Ratio1 : 1

Admission & Dates

Early action Deadlines

November 01

Application Deadline

April 01

Application Results

Regular decision Deadlines

January 15

Application Deadline

April 01

Application Results

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Test Scores for International Applicants

ExamsAvg. ScoreMin. ScoreMax. Score% Submitted
Language Proficiency
TOEFL-80- -
IELTS-6.5- -

Attendance Cost

$25,060

Attendance Cost

The table shows average yearly cost of attendance for international students. Amount may vary with the course opted, nature of accommodation, and personal spending habits of a candidate. Check Program wise Fees

Tuition Fees
Undergraduate Programs$32,400 / Year
Post Graduate Program$25,060 / Year

Top Accreditations [Institutional & Program Wise]

Institutional Accreditations
Western Association of Schools and Colleges
Program Wise Accreditations
Medicine ProgramsLiaison Committee on Medical Education
Medicine ProgramsJoint Review Committee on Education in Radiologic Technology
Dentistry ProgramsAmerican Dental Association
Nursing ProgramsCommission on Collegiate Nursing Education
Nursing ProgramsCouncil on Accreditation of Nurse Anesthesia Educational Programs
Pharmacy ProgramsAccreditation Council for Pharmacy Education
Physiotherapy ProgramsAmerican Physical Therapy Association
Psychology ProgramsAmerican Psychological Association
Clinical Science ProgramsAssociation for Clinical Pastoral Education
ProgramsAcademy of Nutrition and Dietetics
ProgramsAmerican Occupational Therapy Association
ProgramsCouncil on Education for Public Health
ProgramsAmerican Speech-Language-Hearing Association
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Faculty

Total FacultyFull TimePart timeGraduate Assistants
86167863753105
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    Book Store

    Loma Linda University Campus Store0.44 Km
    Re:Live Thrift1.26 Km
    FLOODWAY BOOKS1.31 Km
    Comics Plus4.47 Km
    Goodwill Southern California Store & Donation Center4.8 Km
    Bookstore5.8 Km
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    The Frugal Frigate7.73 Km
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    Loma Linda Market0.47 Km
    Stater Bros. Markets1.74 Km
    Walmart Neighborhood Market2.08 Km
    La Surtidora II Cash & Carry, Inc.3.74 Km
    Walmart Supercenter3.88 Km
    Walmart4.1 Km
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    The Hub1.61 Km
    Tri-City Center1.67 Km
    Boot Barn SB1.67 Km
    Mountain View Plaza2.07 Km
    Center point2.07 Km
    Courtyard Plaza2.17 Km
    Air Gun Evaluation2.17 Km
    Dispensario2.56 Km
    Jesses Carpet2.63 Km
    COLTON COURTYARD3.82 Km
    Hub3.85 Km
    Centrepointe Shopping Center3.91 Km
    Inland Center4.81 Km
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    Tri City Shopping Center5.73 Km
    Citrus Plaza5.99 Km
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    Airport Business Park SBLP4.14 Km
    KSBD Tower 119.455.45 Km
    San Bernardino International Airport5.68 Km
    San Bernardino International Airport - Domestic Terminal5.71 Km
    County Heliport5.8 Km
    Luxivair SBD6.11 Km
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