|Business model||Not for Profit|
|Degrees offered||Undergrad & Graduate|
|Religious affiliation||Roman Catholic|
|Students with disability||6%|
|Student to faculty ratio||14:1|
|Dormitory capacity||4,620 students|
|Freshmen are required
to live on campus
Loyola University Chicago is somewhat selective in its admission process. In Fall 2016, it received 22,712 applications and 16,482 students were granted admission. Loyola University Chicago is at the #71 spot (in a scale of 1 to 100) in terms of admission difficulty out of 1,781 4 year colleges in the U.S.
Among other admission requirements, applicants must submit ACT or SAT test scores in order to get their application considered. In Fall 2016, 88% of the enrollees submitted ACT scores and 18% submitted SAT scores.
|SAT||1030 to 1260|
|ACT||24 to 29|
In 2016-2017 academic year, Loyola University Chicago's tuition was $40,700 for all students regardless of residency (51.9% more expensive than the national average tuition of a typical 4-year private institution)
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In 2016-2017 academic year, 96% of Loyola University Chicago's full-time freshman students were awarded some type of financial aid. 25% of the students received need based financial assistance from the federal government with an average amount of $4,423 (which is 0.5% above the national average.)
The total number of federal student loan recipients at Loyola University Chicago in 2016-2017, was 1,333, which is 61% of the total eligible students. The average loan amount given out to these students was $5,871 (which is 0.4% below the national average.)
In Fall 2016, Loyola University Chicago has enrolled a total of 16,422 students (14,286 students full-time and 2,136 on a part-time basis). Out of the total 16,422 students, 549 of those students were transfer students. The gender ratio of the new enrollee was 34% men and 66% women and 11,129 students were enrolled for undergraduate programs and 5,293 for graduates studies.
The institution also enrolled 972 students for distance studies.
Black/African American: 7%
Non-resident alien: 6%
Two or more races: 4%
Race/ethnicity unknown: 2%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander: 0%
Listed below are the 10 largest majors offered at Loyola University Chicago.Study areas with their online column set to zero are those programs that have an online option but there was no graduate in 2016-2017 academic year.
|Study Areas||Percent||Total Graduates||Online|
|Business, Management, Marketing, And Related Support Services||25%||392||0|
|Legal Professions And Studies||16%||254|
|Health Professions And Related Programs||6%||90||0|
|Foreign Languages, Literatures, And Linguistics||3%||44|
|Visual And Performing Arts||2%||38|
|English Language And Literature/letters||2%||32|
Graduation rate is a key indicator of an institution's education quality and the level of academic and financial support provided to students.
The following section details graduation and dropout rates of Loyola University Chicago full-time students who started class in 2010 and graduated or dropped out prior to August 31, 2016.
The above graduation rate is the percentage of students who graduated within 150% of the normal graduation time. For a 4 year degree program, 150% of 4 years is 6 years and for a 2-year program 150% is 3 years.
The typical median income of Loyola University Chicago graduates 6 years after enrollment is $40,100. Last year, out of the total 2,938 graduates who entered the institution 6 years ago, 2,703 were reported to have been employed. On the same note, out of 2,979 graduates, who enrolled 10 years ago, 2,622 were employed.
|6 years after enrollment||10 years after enrollment|
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