Skip to Main Content
menu

Educational Excellence

Mount Saint Mary's new doctor of psychology in clinical health psychology (PsyD) will be based at the University's historic Doheny Campus in downtown L.A.

Educational ExcellenceSpotlights

PsyD arrives

MSMU launches a doctor of psychology program to help address shortage of mental healthcare services.

October 1, 2018
Celeste Tobar '19 presenting results from her summer research experience at UCLA.

Educational ExcellenceResearchSTEM

Impact research

STEM scholars share research from highly selective summer research programs.

September 25, 2018

AccoladesEducational Excellence

Faculty notes: Sept. 2018

What our faculty are up to: media exposure and a short story anthology.

September 12, 2018
Isabel Villarreal ‘20 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.

AlumsEducational ExcellenceGlobal

Global scholars

Honors program global immersion course explores "privilege and poverty" in Brazil and Argentina.

September 6, 2018

Educational ExcellenceGlobalThe Arts

A writer's retreat

Summer course in Colombia proves to be a magical, eye-opening experience for MFA in Creative Writing students.

September 6, 2018
MONEY Magazine has named Mount Saint Mary's University No. 5 on its list of

AccoladesEducational ExcellenceSpotlights

‘Most Transformative’

New accolades for Mount Saint Mary’s University, one of the ‘Most Transformative Colleges’ in the U.S.

August 23, 2018

Educational ExcellenceWellness

DPT wellness assessments

Physical therapy program initiatives to help keep athletes safe and healthcare providers healthy.

August 10, 2018

Educational Excellence

Expanded academic slate

This fall, the University offers its first bachelor of fine arts degree and launches two fully online baccalaureate programs.

August 9, 2018

Educational Excellence

Degree with a guarantee

Mount Saint Mary's guarantees admission for transfer students from California community colleges.

July 27, 2018

AccoladesEducational ExcellenceSpotlights

New accreditation earned

MSMU receives accreditation for top-notch undergrad, graduate business programs.

June 27, 2018
Mount Saint Mary's faculty will receive new, evidence-based training thanks to the University's selection into the Consortium for Instructional Excellence and Career Guidance.

Educational ExcellenceSpotlights

Faculty support

University joins a national consortium that prepares professors with career guidance skills.

June 4, 2018
Grant establishes the Riordan Fund for the Future of Nursing Education at MSMU to increase the pipeline of well-trained nurses entering the regional workforce.

CampaignDonorsEducational Excellence

Nursing grant for MSMU

Riordan Foundation awards $2 million grant to nursing at the Mount.

May 21, 2018
MSMU Honors scholars at the 2018 Western Regional Honors Council Conference.

Educational ExcellenceGlobalResearch

Advancing research

Honors scholars are doing work that’s making an impact well beyond the Mount’s campuses.

May 14, 2018
Students celebrate after the 2018 Mary's Day ceremony.

AccoladesEducational ExcellenceLeadership

End-of-Year Traditions

MSMU honors the students, staff and faculty who made 2017-2018 another year to remember.

May 11, 2018
Celebrating the Class of 2018.

AccoladesEducational ExcellenceSpotlights

The Class of 2018

Celebrating the accomplishments of Mount Saint Mary's 2018 graduates.

May 9, 2018
Va Lecia Adams Kellum Speaking

Educational ExcellenceSpotlights

Commencement address '18

Va Lecia Adams Kellum, president and CEO of St. Joseph Center, delivered MSMU's 2018 undergraduate commencement address.

May 9, 2018
Bob Perrins delivering a commencement speech

Educational Excellence

Grad Commencement address

MSMU Provost Robert Perrins delivered the keynote address to graduating members of MSMU's Graduate Division

May 8, 2018

AlumsEducational ExcellenceSpirit of the Founders

Roy's home

Beloved Mount icon and nursing Living Legend returns after 35 years to teach, mentor and inspire.

April 6, 2018

Educational Excellence

The virtual odyssey

Online poetry writing class pushes classic literature to the edge.

April 6, 2018
Professor Lia Roberts, PhD, center, with some of the students who traveled to Peru in August 2017 to study the country's healthcare system up close.

Educational ExcellenceGlobalResearch

Beyond Borders

Students cross boundaries of nation and discipline to research cancer with a wide-angled lens.

April 6, 2018
AcademicSymposium_NewsroomListing

Campus LifeEducational ExcellenceResearch

Academic showcase

University-wide symposium highlights student and faculty research.

April 4, 2018
Attendees in a workshop at the 2018 Critical Teaching in Action conference.

Educational ExcellenceWellness

Health, wellness, justice

Conference helps educators teach and practice self-care.

March 28, 2018
2018 commencement speaker listing

Educational ExcellenceSpirit of the Founders

Commencement speaker

Va Lecia Adams Kellum, president of St. Joseph Center, named undergrad commencement speaker.

March 16, 2018

Educational ExcellenceGlobalSpotlights

An educating exhibit

Exhibit based on professor's book compares U.S., Chinese education.

February 13, 2018
Beibei Qin, an exchange student from China, shares her experience at Mount Saint Mary’s in Fall 2016 with other students at Nanjing University.

DiversityEducational ExcellenceGlobal

Exchange of experiences

Student exchange programs bring global diversity to the Mount

December 1, 2017
Professor Marcos McPeek-Villatoro during a Pop Up Poetry reading at the Chalon Campus on Oct. 24, 2017.

Educational ExcellenceThe Arts

Pop-up poetry

Professor’s passion sparks idea for special poetry readings on campus

November 10, 2017
Empowering Excellence at the Mount

CampaignEducational Excellence

Empowering excellence

At the Mount, we graduate intelligent, confident leaders who are extraordinary catalysts for positive change.

November 9, 2017

AlumsEducational ExcellenceSTEM

A STEM believer

Chamelli Jhappan ’79 talks about the need for women in STEM and how the Mount propelled her career.

November 8, 2017
Elizabeth Shokoya '19

CampaignEducational ExcellenceResearch

Intersection of studies

Studying the sciences at a liberal arts university represents the best of both worlds.

October 29, 2017
Reaching The Summit

Educational ExcellenceWellness

Reaching the summit

A celebration of Mount Saint Mary's 2017 graduating cohort of Doctor of Physical Therapy students.

October 1, 2017

AccoladesEducational ExcellenceWellness

DPT Class of '17

The University's latest Doctor of Physical Therapy cohort is ready to lead.

October 1, 2017
Feature Research River

Educational ExcellenceResearchSTEM

Outdoor labs

From the lab to the field to the water, summertime is research time at the Mount.

September 21, 2017
Unstoppable student at MSMU

CampaignEducational ExcellenceLeadership

Unstoppable

What makes Mount Saint Mary's University unstoppable? Two words: Our students.

July 7, 2017