Loyola University Chicago

Chicago, IL
Student Size
College Type
Private University|Religious|Research

About Our College

Loyola University Chicago (Loyola or LUC) is a private Jesuit research university in Chicago, Illinois. Founded in 1870 by the Society of Jesus, Loyola is one of the largest Catholic universities in the United States. Its namesake is Saint Ignatius of Loyola. Loyola's professional schools include programs in medicine, nursing, and health sciences anchored by the Loyola University Medical Center.[3] It is classified among "R2: Doctoral Universities – High research activity".[4]

Learn More