We're happy to answer any questions that may arise during the application process. Please email all questions to: admissions.sbh@llu.edu or call 909-558-8722.

For questions regarding specific programs, please contact the department directly:

Counseling and Family Sciences

Suzie Monell
Email smonell@llu.edu
Phone 909-558-4547, ext. 47007


Karen Saul
Email psyc@llu.edu
Phone 909-558-8577

Social Work and Social Ecology

Doreen Flores
Email sowk@llu.edu
Phone 909-379-7572

School of Behavioral Health Office of Admissions

Ruth Browder
Email admissions.sbh@llu.edu
Phone 909-558-8722


How do I apply to your school?

It’s easy! All applicants must fill out an online application. Please click on the following link to apply: http://llu.edu/academics/how-apply

How much does the application cost?

The application fee is $35. For a dual degree the fee is $100.


What's the fastest, most efficient way to send transcripts?

Please request your official transcripts to be sent electronically directly to our admissions processing department at admissions.app@llu.edu.

If your school is not set up to send official electronic transcripts, please first send an unofficial transcript to admissions.sbh@llu.edu, and also have your school mail an official transcript to:

Admissions Processing
Loma Linda University
11139 Anderson St.
Loma Linda, CA  92350

Letters of Recommendation

How many letters of recommendation do you require?

Three letters of recommendation are required. We accept letters from instructors, work supervisors, or from someone with whom you’ve had a professional relationship or a spiritual leader. We do not accept recommendations from friends or family members.

Can letters of recommendation be mailed in or do they have to be completed through the online recommendation form?

Yes, letters of recommendation can be mailed to the following address, but online recommendations are preferred:

School of Behavioral Health Dean's Office
11065 Campus St., Griggs Hall 226
Loma Linda University
Loma Linda, CA 92350

All mailed letters must be on letterhead.

My recommender never received his/her online recommendation form e-mail link. Can you resend it?

Sure, please email your request to admissions.sbh@llu.edu.


I forgot my login and password. Can you retrieve it?

No, please make sure to write down your login and password. If lost, you will need to start a new online application.

School Code

What is your school code?

It is 4062.