University description (as per official university website)
ounded in 1959, Cal Lutheran is part of a 500-year-old tradition of Lutheran higher education — a tradition that expects you to ask the big questions — and find your own answers. Encouraging critical inquiry into matters of both faith and reason, CLU is dedicated to excellence at the undergraduate and graduate levels. Our intimate size and beautiful location create the perfect setting for lively debate, and a learning environment that values the individual.
CLU offers undergraduate, graduate and continuing education programs through its College of Arts and Sciences, School of Business and School of Education. The University offers 37 majors and 31 minors, in addition to professional preparation programs in specified fields of study. Master’s degree programs are offered in education, business administration, public policy and administration, computer science, psychology, information systems and technology, and economics. The School of Education offers doctoral programs in educational leadership and higher education leadership, and the Psychology Department offers a Psy.D. in clinical psychology.
KCLU Radio, an award-winning National Public Radio station, is the area's top provider of long-form national and regional news in Ventura County and Santa Barbara.
Equal opportunity — It is the continuing policy of California Lutheran University to afford equal opportunities for all qualified persons, regardless of their race, creed, color, age, sex, gender, sexual orientation, national origin, religion, disability, medical condition, marital status, or veteran status. No person shall be excluded from participation in, be denied the benefits of, or be subjected to discrimination in any program, activity or facility of the University on the basis of these factors.
Welcome to the Financial Aid Office at California Lutheran University. Our office is a dedicated team committed to providing students with excellent customer service while giving you the financial resources to attend a private university.
We are open daily from 8:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. to assist you with financial aid, loans and Federal Work Study counseling. Students, who want to speak with their Counselor by phone, can call 805-493-3291.
If you would like to set an appointment with your Counselor, we are open for appointments Monday through Friday from 8:30 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. If you do not schedule an appointment, you may come into the office to request to meet with a counselor. To avoid prolonged wait periods, we recommend that you make an appointment.
We wish you success as you pursue your educational goals at California Lutheran University.