Philosophy Department

"Wonder is the feeling of the philosopher, and philosophy begins in wonder." 
- Plato, Theaetetus

The Loyola Marymount University Department of Philosophy has a long-standing commitment to excellent teaching, careful advising, and productive scholarship, and is dedicated to providing a collegial and friendly environment conducive to ongoing intellectual development. The Philosophy Department is located in University Hall, Suite 3600.



  • Fri, 20 Jan 2017 16:00:00 -0800
    The Philosophy Department presents an afternoon lecture and discussion by world-renown philosopher and Visiting O'Malley Chair William Desmond on the topic of "Flux-gibberish:...
  • Wed, 08 Feb 2017 19:00:00 -0800
    Wednesday, February 8, 2017 7 p.m., Roski Dining Room Join dozens of LMU alumni, BCLA's Dean Robbin D. Crabtree, and over 100 of your fellow undergraduate students in a...