Admission Information

This minor is open to students from all majors, but admission to the minor will be highly selective. Applicants are required to have a minimum 3.0 LMU GPA and successfully complete an entrance process, including an entrance exam covering basic writing and editing skills. Not all students who apply will be admitted. Enrollment in the minor is limited to a maximum of 48 students.


September 19, 2018 from 12:00 p.m. to 1:00 p.m. at Foley 3rd Floor Patio

September 26, 2018 from 12:00 p.m. to 1:00 p.m. in VDA 190

EXAM SESSIONS (Spring 2019 Applicants)

September 29, 2018 from 2:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. in PER 140

October 27, 2018 from 2:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. in SEA 100

***Examinations may not be made up and must be taken during one of these two sessions. 


Students MUST bring the following to the examination session or else you will not be permitted to take the examination:

  • a valid one-card; and
  • a paper copy of her/his Degree Audit Worksheet (this is mandatory; students may not bring a copy at a later time—the copy must be present on-site).

Please note that seating for the entrance sessions/exams is first come, first serve, so students are encouraged to arrive early.