Why Choose Cal Lutheran?
Planning for a career is important, but an education that prepares you for a changing world is one of the greatest gifts you'll ever receive. Our integrated curriculum will help you learn to ask the right questions, to think critically, to analyze, process, transform and communicate information.
Top 10 Reasons
From our ideal location between L.A. and Santa Barbara to undergraduate research opportunities and excellent career and grad school services, there's a lot you'll love at Cal Lutheran.
4 to Finish Guarantee
You'll finish in four years — or we'll pay for your classes. "4 to Finish" is our guarantee that your graduation won't be delayed because you can't get into the classes you need.
The Lutheran Experience
No one here is an outsider. Our students come from more than 59 countries and embody a wide variety of faiths, which leads to a diverse, open-minded, and challenging academic environment.
98% of our students find a job or enroll in graduate school within 9 months of graduation. With a killer resumé and the right contacts, you'll be ready for the next step.
A Cal Lutheran education costs less than you think! We have students from all economic backgrounds. There are resources available to help you and your family estimate your costs and find financial aid.
Cal Lutheran at a Glance
Did you know that 37% of our students are the first generation in their families to go to college? Or that our students come from 59 countries? That we have 22 DIII athletics teams?
Come as you are. Take what you need.
Located in the Samuelson Chapel lounge, we provide non-perishable food items, grocery store gift cards, and guest meals to any current student who may need additional support.