UPDATED: Information regarding the student's name and major, as well as President Snyder's email, was added.
UPDATED: This article has been updated with information regarding the time of death.
The Loyolan has learned that Samuel Piibe, a senior psychology major, was found dead last night in his off-campus home. Piibe was found by his girlfriend in his bed, according to a student source who has requested anonymity.
Piibe died either late Wednesday night or early Thursday morning, possibly between the hours of two and three a.m, according to the student source.
His cause of death is under investigation by law enforcement authorities, University President Timothy Law Snyder wrote in an email to the LMU community on Friday afternoon.
A plaque with Piibe's name on it will be displayed at the student memorial Ad Astra per Aspera, according to President Snyder's email.
The Loyolan will continue to update as more information becomes available. Students who would like to receive counseling or confidential resources can reach Student Psychological Services at (310) 338-2868.