Established in 1905, Loma Linda University is a non-profit private higher education institution located in the the suburban setting of the medium-sized town of Loma Linda (population range of 10,000-49,999 inhabitants), California. Officially accredited/recognized by the WASC Senior College and University Commission, Loma Linda University (LLU) is a small (enrollment range: 5,000-5,999 students) coeducational higher education institution formally affiliated with the Christian-Protestant ((Seventh Day Adventist - www.adventist.org)) religion. Loma Linda University (LLU) offers courses and programs leading to officialy recognized higher education degrees such as undergraduate certificates/diplomas, associate degrees, bachelor degrees, master degrees in several areas of study. International applicants are eligible to apply for enrollment. LLU also provides several academic and non-academic facilities and services to students including a library, housing, sport facilities and/or activities, financial aids and/or scholarships, study abroad and exchange programs, online courses and distance learning opportunities, as well as administrative services.