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Campus Visits Contact

Contact
Neil Bingham
Visit Coordinator

Address
Admission Office
1450 Alta Vista
Dubuque, IA 52002

Phone
563-588-7236

Email
admission@loras.edu

Experience College Life

Most Popular Places On Campus
Academic Resource Center
Alumni Campus Center
Rock Bowl Stadium
Athletic and Wellness Center
Center for Dubuque History
Finance Lab, Interfaith prayer space, Einstein Bros. Bagels, The Pub, Grotto, Scenic views from many campus locations.

Most Popular Places Off Campus
Eagle Point Park, Mines of Spain, Swiss Valley Park, and Heritage Trail
Historic downtown shopping, restaurants, and millwork district
Ski and snowboard resorts
Julien Dubuque International Film Festival
Smithsonian-affiliated National Mississippi River Museum & Aquarium
Dubuque, Iowa's oldest city, is situated along the Mississippi River at the intersection of Iowa, Illinois, and Wisconsin. With unique geographical features including steep hills and bluffs, along with wooded parks and preserves, Dubuque abounds with opportunities to explore nature, culture, and history. Enjoy the Mississippi Riverwalk, the Port of Dubuque, and a variety of music, museums, and landmarks.

Campus Tours

Campus Tours
Appointment Required: Yes
Dates: Year-round
Times: Varies
Average Length: 2 hours

On Campus Interview

Campus Interviews
Yes

Information Sessions
Available

Times

Faculty and Coach Visits

Dates/Times Available
Year-round

Arrangements
Contact Admissions Office

Advance Notice
Other

Contact Email Address for Visit
neil.bingham@loras.edu

Class Visits

Dates/Times Available
Academic Year

Arrangements
Contact Admissions Office

Overnight Dorm Stays

Overnight Dorm Stays
Available

Arrangements
Contact Admissions Office

Transportation

Types of Transportation Available to Campus
Taxis, buses. Closest airport is Dubuque Regional Airport.

Driving Instructions to Campus
FROM ILLINOIS, traveling on Hwy 20 West: - Cross the Mississippi River. - Continue on Hwy 20 West. Use the Grandview Ave. exit. - Turn right onto Grandview Ave. - Travel through two stop signs. - Turn right at the next stoplight onto Loras Blvd. - Loras College will be on your left. FROM IOWA, traveling on Hwy 20 East: - In Dubuque, take the Grandview Ave. exit. - Travel through the 1st stoplight. - Turn left at the 2nd stoplight onto Grandview Ave. - Travel through one stoplight and two stop signs. - Turn right at the next stoplight onto Loras Blvd. - Travel 4 blocks, and Loras College will be on your left.

Local Accommodations
Grand Harbor Resort and Waterpark, Hotel Julien Dubuque, Best Western Dubuque Inn, Best Western Midway, Holiday Inn Five Flags, Heartland Inn

Admissions

Applicants: 2,482
Acceptance Rate: 58%
Average HS GPA: 3.45






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