President's Message

A message from President Devorah Lieberman

Welcome to the University of La Verne. It is important that every student at the University of La Verne receives a well-rounded La Verne Experience. This catalog includes essential information about our university and its outstanding academic offerings, as well as countless rewarding co-curricular activities and opportunities.

Since its founding in 1891, the University of La Verne has provided a relevant, values- based education to every student. You are a valued member of our campus community whether you are a recent high school graduate, a transfer student, someone seeking an advanced or graduate degree, or an adult learner. Every faculty and staff member is committed to providing outstanding academic instruction, and aiding with scholastic and personal growth.

At the University of La Verne, we promote achievement and engagement. Just as learning is accomplished by asking questions and seeking solutions, genuine under- standing comes through interaction, experience, and reflection. University of La Verne graduates take with them the ability to reason, the confidence to succeed, and the aspiration to lead.

There are nearly 83,000 successful La Verne alumni across the country and around the world, each instilled with a sense of responsibility and a desire to contribute to the advancement of their chosen professions and of society.

I invite you to learn more about the University of La Verne by exploring our website,, and by personally visiting our campus. If you have any other questions, please contact us at 909-593-3511. Once you learn about the University of La Verne and experience all it has to offer, I am confident you will want to become part of this growing and vibrant learning community and achieve more than you ever imagined.

Devorah Lieberman, Ph.D.