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At Cal Lutheran, you’ll be challenged by dedicated faculty – in both your academics and extracurriculars – to achieve excellence, pursue your passions, and discover your purpose, all while you enjoy the Southern California lifestyle at our main campus in Thousand Oaks.
Find Your Major
Choose from 41 majors in Business, Creative Arts, Education, Humanities, Social Science, Science, and Technology. Complement your major with one of 41 minors or a Pre-Med, Pre-Law, or Pre-Engineering program. If you’re unsure which major is right for you, you can start as Undecided and explore your options.
Public Price Promise
Get a private education at a public price. If you’re admitted to any of six select UC schools, you can attend Cal Lutheran for the same average cost of tuition as UCLA, UCSB, UC Berkley, UC Davis, UCSD, and UCI.
All Are Welcome
No one here is an outsider at Cal Lutheran. Our students come from more than 45 countries and embody a wide variety of faiths. We firmly believe our culture is enhanced when individuals of diverse backgrounds and experiences become part of the University family and bring their talents and views.
Your Home Away From Home
Nestled halfway between the dynamic rush of Los Angeles and the laidback vibe of Santa Barbara, Thousand Oaks—one of California's safest cities—offers the perfect blend of city, beach, mountains and college life. With 330 days of sunshine and year-round temperatures hovering close to 70 degrees, you'll spend a lot of time outdoors here.
It's not just the Southern California sun, or the short distance to the coast. What really sets Cal Lutheran apart is our community—a welcoming place where you're encouraged to discover your purpose and empowered to put it into action.