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Loyola University Chicago

Chicago, IL
#106

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Loyola University Chicago, located in urban Chicago, IL, is the largest Jesuit institution in the country with two locations in Chicago at Lake Shore and Water Tower. This private institution, founded in 1870, offers graduate programs in its business school, law school—well known for healthcare law—and medical school. Serving the community is a central aspect of Loyola’s mission. Students often give back to the community and sometimes earn academic credit for their work.

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Quick Facts


1032 W. Sheridan Road
Chicago, IL 60660

2014-2015 Tuition

$37,412 Tuition and Fees

Students

10168 undergraduate students
36% male / 64% female

Admission

rolling application deadline
91.4% accepted

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Summary


School Details

Institutional Control: private
Year Founded: 1870

Programs Offered

bachelor's degree, certificate, doctorate, master's degree, post-bachelor's certificate, post-master's certificate

Majors Offered

Computer and Information Sciences, General, Information Technology, Computer Software and Media Applications, Other, Computer and Information Systems Security/Information Assurance, Bilingual and Multilingual Education, Special Education and Teaching, General, Elementary Education and Teaching, Secondary Education and Teaching, Early Childhood Education and Teaching, Foreign Language Teacher Education, Mathematics Teacher Education, Science Teacher Education/General Science Teacher Education, Social Science Teacher Education, Biology Teacher Education, Chemistry Teacher Education, French Language Teacher Education, History Teacher Education, Physics Teacher Education, Latin Teacher Education, Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Subject Areas, Other, French Language and Literature, Italian Language and Literature, Spanish Language and Literature, Classics and Classical Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics, General, Ancient/Classical Greek Language and Literature, Latin Language and Literature, English Language and Literature, General, General Studies, Biology/Biological Sciences, General, Biochemistry, Biophysics, Bioinformatics, Mathematics, General, Statistics, General, Environmental Science, Mathematics and Computer Science, Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies, Other, Philosophy, Theology/Theological Studies, Pastoral Studies/Counseling, Chemistry, General, Physics, General, Psychology, General, Psychology, Other, Criminal Justice/Safety Studies, Forensic Science and Technology, Human Services, General, Social Work, Anthropology, International Relations and Affairs, Political Science and Government, General, Sociology, African-American/Black Studies, Women's Studies, Dance, General, Design and Visual Communications, General, Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts, General, Fine/Studio Arts, General, Art History, Criticism and Conservation, Music, General, Clinical Laboratory Science/Medical Technology/Technologist, Physical Therapy/Therapist, Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse, Office Management and Supervision, Operations Management and Supervision, Business/Managerial Economics, Entrepreneurship/Entrepreneurial Studies, Finance, General, Human Resources Management/Personnel Administration, General, International Business/Trade/Commerce, Management Information Systems, General, Marketing/Marketing Management, General, Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services, Other, History, General, Speech Communication and Rhetoric, Communication and Media Studies, Other, Journalism, Digital Communication and Media/Multimedia, Public Relations, Advertising, and Applied Communication, Other

Minors Offered

Computer and Information Sciences, General, Bilingual and Multilingual Education, Educational Leadership and Administration, General, Social and Philosophical Foundations of Education, Special Education and Teaching, General, Reading Teacher Education, Teaching English as a Second or Foreign Language/ESL Language Instructor, Comparative Literature, East Asian Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics, Other, French Language and Literature, Italian Language and Literature, Spanish Language and Literature, Classics and Classical Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics, General, Ancient/Classical Greek Language and Literature, Latin Language and Literature, English Language and Literature, General, Biology/Biological Sciences, General, Neuroscience, Mathematics, General, Statistics, General, Environmental Science, Peace Studies and Conflict Resolution, Philosophy, Christian Studies, Islamic Studies, Religious Education, Theology/Theological Studies, Pastoral Studies/Counseling, Chemistry, General, Physics, General, Psychology, General, Criminal Justice/Safety Studies, Forensic Science and Technology, Social Work, Anthropology, International Relations and Affairs, Political Science and Government, General, Sociology, Urban Studies/Affairs, Asian Studies/Civilization, Latin American Studies, Polish Studies, Area Studies, Other, African-American/Black Studies, Women's Studies, Dance, General, Design and Visual Communications, General, Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts, General, Musical Theatre, Fine/Studio Arts, General, Art History, Criticism and Conservation, Music, General, Health/Health Care Administration/Management, Emergency Care Attendant (EMT Ambulance), Business Administration and Management, General, Office Management and Supervision, Operations Management and Supervision, Accounting, Business/Managerial Economics, Entrepreneurship/Entrepreneurial Studies, Finance, General, International Business/Trade/Commerce, Management Information Systems, General, Management Science, Actuarial Science, Marketing/Marketing Management, General, Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services, Other, History, General, Speech Communication and Rhetoric, Communication and Media Studies, Other, Journalism, Digital Communication and Media/Multimedia

General Student Body Information

Total number of undergraduates: 10,168
Total number of degree-seeking full-time undergraduates: 9,181
Total number of degree-seeking part-time undergraduates: 750
Percent of male undergraduates: 36%
Percent of female undergraduates: 64%

Student Services

Basic services offered: nonremedial tutoring, women's center, placement service, health service, health insurance
Remedial learning services offered: reading, math, writing, study skills
Counseling services offered: academic, career, minority student, older student, personal, psychological, religious
Campus safety and security services offered: 24-hour foot and vehicle patrols; Late night transport/escort service; 24-hour emergency telephones; Lighted pathways/sidewalks; Controlled dormitory access (key, security card, etc)

Activities

Student activities offered: campus ministries, choral groups, concert band, dance, drama/theater, international student organization, jazz band, literary magazine, model UN, music ensembles, musical theater, pep band, radio station, student government, student newspaper, student film society, television station

Sports

Intercollegiate varsity scholarship sports offered for men: basketball, cross country, golf, soccer, track and field (indoor), track and field (outdoor), volleyball
Intercollegiate varsity scholarship sports offered for women: basketball, cross country, golf, soccer, softball, track and field (indoor), track and field (outdoor), volleyball

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Crime Statistics

Criminal Offences - On-Campus1 2010 2011 2012
Murder/Non-negligent manslaughter 0 0 0
Negligent manslaughter 0 0 0
Sex offenses - Forcible 1 3 3
Sex offenses - non-forcible (incest and statutory rape only) 0 0 0
Robbery 0 0 0
Aggravated assault 0 2 1
Burglary 3 5 11
Motor vehicle theft 1 0 10
Arson 0 0 0
Criminal Offences - On-Campus Student Housing Facility2 2010 2011 2012
Murder/Non-negligent manslaughter 0 0 0
Negligent manslaughter 0 0 0
Sex offenses - Forcible 1 3 3
Sex offenses - non-forcible (incest and statutory rape only) 0 0 0
Robbery 0 0 0
Aggravated assault 0 1 1
Burglary 3 5 10
Motor vehicle theft 0 0 0
Arson 0 0 0
Criminal Offences - Noncampus Building or Property3 2010 2011 2012
Murder/Non-negligent manslaughter 0 0 0
Negligent manslaughter 0 0 0
Sex offenses - Forcible 0 0 0
Sex offenses - non-forcible (incest and statutory rape only) 0 0 0
Robbery 0 0 0
Aggravated assault 0 0 0
Burglary 2 0 1
Motor vehicle theft 0 0 0
Arson 0 0 0
Arrests - On-Campus1 2010 2011 2012
Illegal weapons possession 0 0 0
Drug law violations 0 1 0
Liquor law violations 0 1 0
Arrests - On-Campus Student Housing Facility2 2010 2011 2012
Illegal weapons possession 0 0 0
Drug law violations 0 1 0
Liquor law violations 0 1 0
Arrests - Noncampus Building or Property3 2010 2011 2012
Illegal weapons possession 0 0 0
Drug law violations 0 0 0
Liquor law violations 0 0 0

Comments



1On-Campus: (1) Any building or property owned or controlled by an institution within the same reasonably contiguous geographic area and used by the institution in direct support of, or in a manner related to, the institution's educational purposes, including residence halls; and (2) Any building or property that is within or reasonably contiguous to paragraph (1) of this definition, that is owned by the institution but controlled by another person, is frequently used by students, and supports institutional purposes (such as a food or other retail vendor).
2On-Campus Student Housing Facility: Any student housing facility that is owned or controlled by the institution, or is located on property that is owned or controlled by the institution, and is within the reasonably contiguous geographic area that makes up the campus is considered an on-campus student housing facility.
3Noncampus Building or Property: (1) Any building or property owned or controlled by a student organization that is officially recognized by the institution; or (2) Any building or property owned or controlled by an institution that is used in direct support of, or in relation to, the institution's educational purposes, is frequently used by students and is not within the same reasonably contiguous geographic area of the institution.