Lone Mountain College

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Former San Francisco College for Women and Lone Mountain College and present day University of San Francisco Lone Mountain Campus

Lone Mountain College was a college acquired by the University of San Francisco in 1978. It was founded by the Religious of the Sacred Heart as Sacred Heart Academy in Menlo Park, California in 1898 and became College of the Sacred Heart in 1921. In the 1930s it moved to San Francisco, California and became San Francisco College for Women,[1] then changed its name again to Lone Mountain College in 1969 at which time the college began admitting men and became co-educational. [2] The college was acquired by the University of San Francisco to become USF's Lone Mountain Campus in 1978.[3][4]

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  1. ^ "[Home Movie: San Francisco College for Women]". Internet Archive Prelinger Connection. Retrieved ca 1943-1947. 
  2. ^ Bronson, Samantha. ""Deal of a Lifetime"". USF Magazine, University of San Francisco. USF Magazine, University of San Francisco. Retrieved Fall 2009. 
  3. ^ Brown, Ray (2009-08-13). "California". List of Colleges and Universities that have Closed, Merged, or Changed their Names. Fulton, Missouri. Retrieved 2009-09-28. 
  4. ^ "University Owned and Leased Facilities". University of San Francisco General Catalog 2009. San Francisco, California: University of San Francisco. 2009-08-26. Retrieved 2009-09-28.