Student Population
National Rank
Loyola University Chicago overview
Location Chicago, Illinois
Online luc.edu
School Type Private 4 Year
Religious Affiliation Roman Catholic
Loyola University Chicago overview
Size Mid-size
Status Non-profit
On Campus Housing Yes
Religious Affiliation Undergrad/Graduate

Located in Chicago, Illinois, Loyola University Chicago is a mid-size four year private college offering both undergrad and graduate programs.   The school has a religious affiliation with the Roman Catholic faith. In the most recent statistical year 23,571 prospective students applied, and 16,639 were granted admission.  Of those admitted 2,654 enrolled in the school.  14,600 students are enrolled on a full time basis, and 2,073 attend part time. In-state tuition for 2017/2018, excluding room and board, is $41,720 plus fees of $1,358. Loyola is ranked 213 nationally in the CollegeSimply.com 2019 U.S. Colleges Ranking.

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Admission Standards
Very High 
Loyola University Chicago overview
SAT 1190/1370
ACT 24/29
GPA 3.65
Applications Accepted
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Applications Due -
Applicant Competition Low

Annual Cost to Attend

Costs for Loyola University Chicago
Fee Cost
Books and Supplies$1,200
Other Fees$1,358
Room and Board $14,080
Budget for Other Expenses$1,600
Total One Year Cost$59,958


Average Salary After 10 Years
$59,800 per year
Bachelor's Degree Graduation Rate
70% within 6 years

Popular Areas of Study

Popular subjects studied by Loyola University Chicago students
Subject Percent of Class
Business 24%
Social Sciences 12%
Biology 11%
Psychology 10%
Health Professions 8%

Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=146719 IPEDS survey data for Loyola University Chicago.