Marilyn Thomsen


The front facade of Founders Hall

University of La Verne Plans New College of Health and Well-Being

Plans are now underway to organize a College of Health and Community Well-Being as the fifth college of the University of La Verne. President Devorah Lieberman noted that the new college is the transformational focus of the university’s 2025 Strategic Vision approved by the Board of Trustees in November 2020. “The university recognized the increasing need […]


Superior Court Judges from the University of La Verne

University of La Verne College of Law Alumni Appointed to Superior Court Bench

California Governor Gavin Newsom has appointed two University of La Verne College of Law alumni to be Superior Court judges. Candice A. Garcia-Rodrigo is the first Latina ever appointed to the San Bernardino County Superior Court. She is a three-time University of La Verne alumna, having earned a law degree in 2006, the master of public administration […]


Tour guide leads in-person campus tour

In-Person Campus Tours Resume at the University of La Verne

Adam Wu, director of undergraduate admissions at the University of La Verne, remembers the exact day and hour: 10:00 a.m. on Friday, March 13, 2020—that’s when his last prospective student tour began before college campuses across California shut down in-person activity to fight the COVID-19 pandemic. On April 9—393 days and 2 hours later (but who’s […]


Exterior photo of the College of Business and Public Management building

MPA Program Earns National Ranking

The U.S. News & World Report 2022 Best Graduate Schools rankings include the University of La Verne’s graduate program in public administration.


The front facade of Founders Hall

University of La Verne to Implement Calendar Realignment This Fall

Students will find it easier to cross-register between campuses and course delivery modes when the University of La Verne implements an academic calendar realignment beginning in fall 2021. In some programs, students may also be able to shorten their time to degree by enrolling in an extra session that the new academic calendar makes possible.


University of La Verne Graduates 2,337 in First Virtual Commencement

Spread across thousands of miles and dressed not in cap and gown but in whatever suited their fancy, 2,337 graduates of the University of La Verne celebrated their achievements in the university’s first-ever virtual commencement live-streamed on January 30.