Since 1891, the University of La Verne has been dedicated to the belief that a quality, values-based education enriches the human condition by engendering service, scholarly accomplishment, and professionalism. Though decades of growth have changed its appearance and reach, La Verne has retained its sense of purpose, seeking to provide students with individual attention to spark personal growth through intellectual challenge and development.

Academic Programs

  • Science
  • Liberal Arts
  • Business
  • Education
  • Communication
  • Music
  • Economics
  • Finance/Accounting
  • Government/Political Science
  • Social Science

Student experience

  • Athletics
  • Disability Services
  • Greek Life
  • Hispanic Serving Institution (HSI)
  • Intramural/Club Sports
  • LGBTQIA Services
  • Military/Veteran Services
  • Night Class Offerings
  • On-Campus Housing
  • Study Abroad
  • Veteran Fee Waiver

Application information

Find out about requirements, fees, and deadlines


Incoming freshmen are required to have taken the following classes prior to attending the University of La Verne with a passing grade of C or better: • Four years of English • Three years of social science • Passed or surpassed Algebra 2 • Two years of science, one must be a lab • No foreign language is required


High School graduates hoping to transfer from another institution to the University of La Verne are required to meet the follow requirements: • 28 college semester units completed upon enrollment at La Verne • 2.7 GPA (or 3.3 for those interested in joining the Global Ideas Honors Program) • College level English

Additional Information

More than 95% of the undergraduates studying at La Verne receive financial aid. In addition to scholastic awards, La Verne provides Performance Scholarships, Endowed Scholarships based on a La Verne donor’s criteria, and study abroad assistance for Honors Program participants.

Visit us

Attend our helpful information session/campus tours to learn more about undergraduate programs at the University of La Verne. Tours are led by current students and are offered at 10 a.m. and 2 p.m. Monday through Friday (except holidays).

“At the University of La Verne our students major in a mission. We prepare them to be engaged professionals, developing the skills and knowledge to become innovative leaders at work and responsible members of the community. We are proud to provide a quality, values-based education that is grounded in diversity and inclusivity, lifelong learning, and ethical reasoning. Our 84,000 alumni are making great contributions to the community, and we are proud to call them Leos for Life!”

Dr. Devorah Lieberman, President
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Admissions office

Visit us

School location

1950 Third Street
La Verne, CA 91750, United States of America

Phone number

(800) 876-4858