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Want to impact the world? At Loyola University New Orleans, our students are encouraged to think creatively and build the foundation for a meaningful life of leadership and service. Loyola offers a premium college experience focused on developing the whole person. By asking deep questions that inspire insight, our students learn to combine reflection and action: thinking about what is just and discovering ways to use their talents to improve the world. From Loyola's Uptown location, our students head out into New Orleans to apply what they have learned, help others, and shape the city itself. We provide our students internships that enable them to acquire the real-world experience and competitive edge that employers seek as they become part of a global network of Jesuit universities and more than 1 million alumni.

Our scholarships and financial aid make Loyola University New Orleans affordable. Approximately 90 percent of our students receive some sort of financial aid. Our mix of institutional merit-based awards and need-based aid keeps Loyola affordable for families of all income levels. Scholarships range from $5,000 to full tuition annually. When you apply for admission, you'll automatically be considered for 450-plus academic and talent-based scholarships.

Founded in 1912, Loyola University New Orleans is a private, Catholic, Jesuit university that serves more than 3,800 undergraduate, graduate, professional, and continuing education students. Loyola's 22-acre main campus is located in the heart of the picturesque Uptown neighborhood of New Orleans, known for the iconic St. Charles Avenue streetcar, graceful Southern mansions and century-old oak trees. Historic Audubon Park provides another 300 acres of green space as well as the Audubon Zoo and many amenities, including: riding stables, tennis courts, a golf course and clubhouse, jogging trails, lagoons, baseball fields, and soccer fields for students to enjoy.

New Orleans is one of the nation's oldest and most culturally diverse cities but also one of the most innovative and vibrant. Heralded as a top city for entrepreneurs and creative professionals, New Orleans has a buzzing tech and art scene. The famous French Quarter and Downtown area, where jazz was born and lives on, is a breezy streetcar ride away. On campus, there are palm trees and an average of 216 days of sunshine, making New Orleans a paradise city. With 21 James Beard Award-winning chefs and more than 1400 restaurants, dining out in New Orleans is truly an experience like no other. And with 65 festivals a year, there is always something new and different to experience.

Special Programs

Loyola University New Orleans is the largest Jesuit university in the southern United States and has recently twice been named among "Top Producers of Fulbright Students and Scholars in the U.S." by the U.S. State Department. A longstanding leader in volunteerism, social justice, and community engagement efforts, Loyola is a 2017 Top Producer of Peace Corps Volunteers, as well as a 2017 Top Producer of Teach for America Volunteers, and is consistently recognized by the U.S. President's Higher Education Honor Roll for Community Service, a federal recognition for service learning, community service, and civic engagement.

Loyola has also been consistently recognized for its excellence in diversity and inclusiveness, Loyola has recently been ranked by The Princeton Review among the nation's Top 20 most culturally inclusive universities, and placed second in the nation in 2015. Made up of five colleges – the College of Arts and Sciences, the College of Music and Fine Arts, the College of Business, the College of Law, and College of Nursing and Health – the university enjoys more than 10 endowed chairs, in fields ranging from environmental biology to music industry studies.

Loyola has the only College of Music and Fine Arts (CMFA) among the 28 Jesuit universities in the U.S. Located within the CMFA, Loyola's School of Music is a conservatory in which professional musicians are trained in a rich academic environment and where students can roam the halls and learn from Grammy Award winners and internationally renowned musicians. The CMFA also includes Loyola's acclaimed Film and Music Industry Studies department, which prepares aspiring musicians, singers, performers, directors, producers, and crafts and industry executives for entrepreneurial success in the creative professions. Also within CMFA is the award-winning School of Mass Communication, which won a record 93 awards during the 2014-2015 academic year, including a national Pacemaker Award from the Associated College Press, often referred to as "the Pulitzer Prize for college journalism." Loyola is the also the first Jesuit institution with a School of Mass Communication to hold accreditations from The Accrediting Council on Education in Journalism and Mass Communications and the Certification in Education for Public Relations. Twice in the last three years, Loyola's 95-year-old student newspaper, The Maroon, has been named among the "Top 5 College Newspapers in the U.S." by The Princeton Review. CMFA also includes Studio Arts and the only undergraduate design degree program in New Orleans.

Within the university's largest college, the College of Arts and Sciences, Loyola has recently made new forays into STEM studies and participated for the first time in Louisiana's Biomedical Research Summit. In Loyola's newly renovated Monroe Hall, students perform undergraduate scientific research working side-by-side with professional researchers in state-of-the-art laboratories exploring topics from limb regeneration to Chagas Disease and biodiversity among spider species. The computer science department has added new degree programs, including one with a gaming track. Other new programs within CAS include: Food Policy, Culture, and Commerce Studies; Biophysics/Pre-Health; and a new Certificate in Translating and Interpreting for language majors. Loyola is the only college in the country to offer a degree in Forensic Chemistry.

Loyola's nationally ranked and internationally accredited Joseph A. Butt, S.J., College of Business Administration features an executive portfolio program and provides experiential internships with local and national companies. Considered one of the nation's "Best Business Schools" by The Princeton Review, the college has forged a partnership with NASA's Stennis Space Center and launched the Center for Entrepreneurship and Community Development, a hub for entrepreneurial activity across campus and a vital link to the New Orleans entrepreneurial community. Loyola undergraduates can also achieve further professional development through a "fast-track" or traditional MBA.

Through externships and practical experience working with Loyola's Law Clinic, Incubator Program, and Gillis Long Poverty Law Center, Loyola law students thrive as "practicing professionals," gaining valuable career experience in their fields well before graduation. Many go on to national and international positions – or help to lead the local legal fields.

And Loyola's School of Nursing within the College of Nursing and Health, continues to educate nursing and health care professionals around the nation through its award-winning online education programs, available at the bachelor's, master's and doctorate levels.

In keeping with the Jesuit belief of cura personalis, or "education and care of the whole person," Loyola students grow and learn through a robust student affairs program, 130 student organizations, study abroad programs in more than 50 countries, a vibrant campus ministry, social justice action programs, the Ignacio Volunteers, and a thriving 40-year-old Loyola University Community Action Program.

Loyola's athletics program boasts 18 NAIA teams and more than 200 student-athletes, with a goal of growing to more than 300 student-athletes by 2020. In 2017, the NAIA named Loyola a Five-Star Gold-Level Institution.

Residential life, including "theme-based living communities," offers further opportunities for academic growth and student involvement. Campus fun includes crawfish boils, concerts, and special events such as "Sneaux," a winter celebration that blankets Loyola's lawn for community fun.

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Overview

Applicants
5,112
Acceptance Rate
69%
Average HS GPA
3.57

GPA Breakdown

40%
Over 3.75
17%
3.50 - 3.74
16%
3.25 - 3.49
12%
3.00 - 3.24
13%
2.50 - 2.99
1%
2.00 - 2.49

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Test Scores

SAT Evidence-Based Reading and Writing
25th-75th percentile
(enrolled students)
560 - 650
SAT Math
25th-75th percentile
(enrolled students)
520 - 620
ACT Composite
25th-75th percentile (enrolled students)
22 - 28

Testing Policies


ACT Writing Policy
ACT with or without Writing accepted

SAT Essay Policy
SAT with or without Writing accepted

Deadlines

Early Action — November 15


Other Admission Factors

Academic

Rigor of Secondary School Record
Academic GPA
Standardized Test Scores

Selectivity Rating


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Faculty and Class Information

Student/Faculty
11.1:1
Total Faculty
437
with Terminal Degree
304

247
Men
190
Women
74
Minority

Most frequent class size
10 - 19
Most frequent lab / sub section size
10 - 19


Graduation Rates

Graduate in 4 years
47%
Graduate in 5 years
55%
Graduate in 6 years
56%

Majors

  • BIOLOGICAL AND BIOMEDICAL SCIENCES.

  • Biochemistry.
  • Biology/Biological Sciences, General.
  • Biophysics.

  • BUSINESS, MANAGEMENT, MARKETING, AND RELATED SUPPORT SERVICES.

  • Accounting.
  • Business Administration and Management, General.
  • Business Statistics.
  • Business/Managerial Economics.
  • Finance, General.
  • International Business/Trade/Commerce.
  • Marketing/Marketing Management, General.

  • COMMUNICATION, JOURNALISM, AND RELATED PROGRAMS.

  • Journalism.
  • Public Relations, Advertising, and Applied Communication.

  • COMMUNICATIONS TECHNOLOGIES/TECHNICIANS AND SUPPORT SERVICES.

  • Audiovisual Communications Technologies/Technicians.

  • COMPUTER AND INFORMATION SCIENCES AND SUPPORT SERVICES.

  • Computer and Information Sciences, General.
  • Computer Programming/Programmer, General.

  • ENGLISH LANGUAGE AND LITERATURE/LETTERS.

  • Creative Writing.
  • English Language and Literature/Letters, Other.
  • General Literature.

  • FOREIGN LANGUAGES, LITERATURES, AND LINGUISTICS.

  • Ancient/Classical Greek Language and Literature.
  • Classics and Classical Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics, Other.
  • French Language and Literature.
  • Hispanic and Latin American Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics, General.
  • Language Interpretation and Translation.
  • Latin Language and Literature.
  • Spanish Language and Literature.

  • HEALTH PROFESSIONS AND RELATED PROGRAMS.

  • Music Therapy/Therapist.
  • Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse.

  • HISTORY.

  • History, General.

  • MATHEMATICS AND STATISTICS.

  • Computational Mathematics.
  • Mathematics, General.

  • MULTI/INTERDISCIPLINARY STUDIES.

  • Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies, General.

  • NATURAL RESOURCES AND CONSERVATION.

  • Environmental Science.
  • Environmental Studies.

  • PHILOSOPHY AND RELIGIOUS STUDIES.

  • Christian Studies.
  • Philosophy, Other.
  • Philosophy.
  • Religion/Religious Studies.

  • PHYSICAL SCIENCES.

  • Chemistry, General.
  • Forensic Chemistry.
  • Physics, General.

  • PSYCHOLOGY.

  • Psychology, General.
  • Research and Experimental Psychology, Other.

  • SOCIAL SCIENCES.

  • Criminology.
  • Development Economics and International Development.
  • Economics, General.
  • Political Science and Government, General.
  • Social Sciences, General.
  • Sociology.

  • VISUAL AND PERFORMING ARTS.

  • Arts, Entertainment, and Media Management, Other.
  • Cinematography and Film/Video Production.
  • Design and Visual Communications, General.
  • Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts, General.
  • Fine/Studio Arts, General.
  • Jazz/Jazz Studies.
  • Music Management.
  • Music Performance, General.
  • Music Theory and Composition.
  • Music, General.
  • Musical Theatre.
  • Voice and Opera.


Students Say

Loyola University New Orleans is a prominent Catholic university located in the heart of one of the country’s most dynamic cities. Students love its “small size” which translates into “a lot of one-on-one attention.” For example, as one Loyola undergrad elaborates, “Personal attention from mentors in the business school help us prepare for MBA[s] and the [future] job [market alike]. Everyone has a success coach, so no question goes unanswered.” Many students are also attracted to Loyola for its amazing “music industry program” as well. Fortunately, no matter what you choose to study, there are “opportunities in every [discipline] to work...with professors and older students who…[conduct] research in your field [starting] from your freshman semester.” Students also love that most classes here tend to be “discussion based.” As another undergrad explains, “While professors will chime in with tidbits of knowledge, their hope is that the students are leading the discussion.” Nevertheless, undergrads find their professors to be “super caring, kind and knowledgeable.” And they are always there to help “whenever we struggle with something in class.” All in all, it’s quite evident that “Loyola cares about its students and is invested in making sure we succeed, are fulfilled, and challenged.”

Degrees

Bachelor's
Certificate
Doctoral Other
Doctoral/Professional
Master's
Post-Bachelor's certificate
Post-Master's certificate

Career Services

On-Campus Job Interviews Available
Yes

Career Services

Alumni Network
Alumni Services
Classes
Interest Inventory
Internships
Regional Alumni
Opportunities at School

Experiential
Internship

Notable Faculty

John Biguenet
Professor of English, English

John Mosier
Professor of English, English

Edward Renwick
Professor of Political Science, Political Science

Nicholas Capaldi
Legendre-Soule Distinguished Chair in Business Ethics, Business Ethics

John Snyder
Conrad N. Hilton Eminent Scholar in Music Industry Studies; Professor of Music Industry Studies and, Music Industry Studies

Prominent Alumni


Mitch Landrieu
Mayor, City of New Orleans

Gerald "G-Eazy" Gillum
one of 2016's biggest breakout hip-hop artists

Jessica Dunne
Associate Producer, CNN

Marie Celeste Arraras
Best-selling author and Emmy Award-winning television journalist

The Hon. Carl E. Stewart
Chief Judge, U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit

Robert Wilkie
Member, Council on Foreign Relations

Michael Smith
NFL reporter for ESPN

Academic Rating

Graduation Rates

Graduate in 4 years
47%
Graduate in 5 years
55%
Graduate in 6 years
56%

Career Services

On-Campus Job Interviews Available
Yes

Career Services

Alumni Network
Alumni Services
Classes
Interest Inventory
Internships
Regional Alumni
Opportunities at School

Experiential
Internship

ROI & Outcomes

Overview

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Dates

Application Deadlines
Notification Date
Mar 1

Required Forms

FAFSA

Financial Aid Statistics

Average Freshman Total Need-Based Gift Aid
$32,173

Average Undergraduate Total Need-Based Gift Aid
$29,558

Average Need-Based Loan
$4,402

Financial aid provided to international students
Yes

Expenses per Academic Year

Tuition
$38,126
Required Fees
$1,566
Average Cost for Books and Supplies
$1,276

Tuition / Fees Vary by Year of Study
No
Board for Commuters
Transportation for Commuters
$1,270

On-Campus Room and Board
$13,380
Comprehensive Fee

Available Aid

Financial Aid Methodology
Federal

Scholarships and Grants

Need-Based
 

Need-Based College/University Scholarship or Grant Aid from Institutional Funds
Need-Based Federal Pell
Need-Based Private Scholarships
Need-Based SEOG
Need-Based State Scholarships
Need-Based United Negro College Fund

Non-Need-Based
Institutional non-need-based scholarship or grant aid is available

Federal Direct Student Loan Programs
Direct PLUS Loans
Direct Subsidized Stafford Loans
Direct Unsubsidized Stafford Loans

Federal Family Education Loan Programs (FFEL)

Is Institutional Employment Available (other than Federal Work Study)
Yes

Direct Lender
No

Financial Aid Rating

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Student Body Profile

Total Undergraduate Enrollment
2,602
Foreign Countries Represented
42

Demographics

3.35%
Asian
14.76%
African-American
16.46%
Hispanic
51.50%
Caucasian
6.39%
Unknown
2.21%
International

62% female
38% male
57% are out of state
94% are full time
6% are part time

Students Say

Loyola undergrads all manage to tap into the “great spirit of inclusion” that seemingly permeates this campus. Indeed, students are quick to define their peers as “welcoming” and rather “friendly.” As one grateful undergrad further explains, “I am never afraid to start talking to the person next to me, even if I have never formally met them before.” Many people also love that their classmates are usually “very passionate about social issues and social justice, meaning that we are very open to having dialogue with one another.” And they brag that their friends are “progressive and innovative [and] always looking for a way to improve daily life on campus and around the world.” Loyola students pride themselves on being “artsy” and “alternative” as well. And they celebrate how “unique” and “diverse” their peers truly are. “We all come from different backgrounds, different economic upbringings, different cultures, but yet we all come together at Loyola in unity and harmony. Everyone at Loyola has their own story, and my university gives many chances for us to share them.”

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Campus Life

Undergrads living on campus
54%
Help finding off-campus housing
Yes

First-Year Students living on campus
80%

Campus Environment
Large Urban

Housing Options

Apartment Single
Dorms Coed
Other
Theme Housing
Wellness Housing

Students Say

There’s no denying that Loyola undergrads “study hard everyday and spend a...sufficient amount of time in the library.” That being said, these kids are also “very social” and join “lots of clubs” and “academic societies.” You can find Loyola students participating in everything from “the Quidditch team” to hitting up “the Rec center for intramural games” or watching “fellow students perform at a local music venue.” Many undergrads also like to head to nearby Audubon Park to “feed...the ducks [or] jog...after class.” Of course, while “campus life is fun,” these students do have the wonderful city of New Orleans as their playground, too. For starters, “you can get on the streetcar and go downtown and hang out in the French Quarter (which is beautiful if you get out of Bourbon St.).” And of course, “during Mardi Gras season, people will go watch parades a lot on the weekends.” Moreover, “there are bars that are within walking distance from campus that are 18+, so partying is a huge aspect of our culture.” However, even if you don’t drink “there is always something to do in this city...whether it is uptown, downtown, mid-city, there is no chance of getting bored.”

Special Needs Admissions

Program / Service Name
Office of Disability Services

Type of Program
For all students with disabilities

Director
Richelle Voelker

College Entrance Tests Required
No

Interview Required
No

Documentation Required for LD

Students must provide documentation from a professional who has undergone comprehensive training and has relevant experience with conducting psycho-educational assessments with adolescents or adults (e.g., clinical or educational psychologists, school psychologists, neuropsychologists, learning disabilities specialists). Documentation for students requesting accommodations on the basis of a learning disability must include, but is not limited to: •Pertinent background information, including a description of the presenting problem(s); any significant developmental, medical, psychosocial and employment histories; and family history. •A complete assessment of intellectual functioning/aptitude, preferably, but not limited to the Wechsler Adult Intelligence Scale-III (WAIS-III) with standard and scaled scores, including subtest scores. •A comprehensive academic achievement battery that measures current levels of functioning in reading (decoding and comprehension), mathematics and oral and written language. •An assessment of specific areas of information processing (e.g., short- and long-term memory, sequential memory, sequential and simultaneous processing, auditory and visual perception/processing, processing speed, working memory, motor ability). •A diagnosis of a specific learning disability. •An indication of how patterns in the student's cognitive ability, achievement and information processing indicate the presence of a learning disability. •An integrated summary that indicates the substantial limitations to major life activities (e.g., learning, reading, thinking) posed by the specified learning disability; describes the extent to which these limitations impact the academic context for which accommodations are being requested; suggests how the specific effects of the learning disability may be accommodated; and states how the effects of the learning disability are mediated by the recommended accommodations.

Documentation Required for ADHD

Students must provide documentation by a professional who has undergone comprehensive training and has relevant experience in differential diagnosis and the full range of psychiatric disorders (e.g., psychologists, psychiatrists, neuropsychologists and other relevantly trained medical doctors). Documentation must include but not be limited to: •Evidence of early impairment. The condition must have been exhibited in childhood in more than one setting. •Evidence of current impairment. A history of the individual's presenting attentional symptoms and evidence of current impulsive/hyperactive or inattentive behaviors that significantly impair functioning in two or more settings must be provided. •An interview. The interview must contain self-report and third-party information pertaining to: any significant developmental history; family history of ADHD or other educational, learning, physical or psychological difficulties; relevant medical and medication history; a thorough academic history; and a review of prior psychoeducational test reports to determine whether a pattern of strengths or weaknesses is supportive of attention or learning problems. •Descriptions of current functional limitations pertaining to an educational setting that are presumably a direct result of problems with attention. •Evidence of alternative diagnoses or explanations that have been ruled out. The documentation must investigate and discuss the possibility of alternative or co-morbid mood, behavioral, neurological, learning and/or personality disorders that may confound the ADHD diagnosis. •A discussion of the neuropsychological or psychoeducational assessments administered to determine the current impact of the disorder on the individual's ability to function in an academic setting. •A specific psychiatric diagnosis as per the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual-IV TR (DSM-IVTR) of the American Psychiatric Association (2000). Symptoms of hyperactivity/impulsivity which were present in childhood and the current symptoms which have been present for at least the past six months and which impair functioning in two or more settings (e.g., school, work, and home) must also be identified. •An integrated summary that indicates the substantial limitations to major life activities posed by the disability, describes the extent to which these limitations would impact the academic context for which accommodations are being requested, suggests how the specific effects of the disability may be accommodated, and states how the effects of ADHD are mediated by the recommended accommodations.

Special Need Services Offered

Calculator allowed in exams
Yes

Dictionary allowed in exams
Yes

Computer allowed in exams
Yes

Spellchecker allowed in exams
Yes

Extended test time
Yes

Scribes
Yes

Proctors
Yes

Oral exams
Yes

Notetakers
Yes

Distraction-free environment
Yes

Accommodation for students with ADHD
Yes

Reading machine
Yes

Other assistive technology
Yes

Student Activities

Registered Student Organizations
129
Number of Honor Societies
8

Number of Social Sororities
7
Number of Religious Organizations
5

4% join a fraternity
13% join a sorority

Sports

Athletic Division
NAIA

18% participate in intramural sports
7% participate in intercollegiate sports

Men's Sports (Wolf Pack)
9 Sports

Baseball
Basketball
Cheerleading
Cross Country
Golf
Swimming
Tennis
Track Field Indoor
Track Field Outdoor
Women's Sports (Wolf Pack)
9 Sports

Basketball
Cheerleading
Cross Country
Golf
Swimming
Tennis
Track Field Indoor
Track Field Outdoor
Volleyball

Student Services

Day Care
Health
Womens Center
LGBT Support Groups
Minority Support Groups
Army ROTC Offered at cooperating institutions: Tulane University
Navy ROTC Offered at cooperating institutions: Tulane University
Air Force ROTC Offered at cooperating institutions: Tulane University

Sustainability

85/99
School Has Formal Sustainability Committee
Yes

Sustainability-focused degree available
Yes

School employs a sustainability officer
Yes

Public GHG inventory plan
Yes

Available Transportation Alternatives

Bike Share
No

Car Sharing Program
Yes

Carpool/Vanpool Matching Program
No

Condensed Work Week Option For Employees
No

Free Or Reduced Price Transit Passes And/Or Free Campus Shuttle
Yes

Incentives Or Programs To Encourage Employees To Live Close To Campus
No

Indoor And Secure Bike Storage, Shower Facilities, And Lockers For Bicycle Commuters
Yes

Reduced Parking Fees For Car And Van Poolers
No

School Adopted A Policy Prohibiting Idling
No

School Developed Bicycle Plan
No

School Offers A Telecommute Program For Employees
No

Campus Security Report

Campus Security Report

The Jeanne Clery Act requires colleges and universities to disclose their security policies, keep a public crime log, publish an annual crime report and provide timely warnings to students and campus employees about a crime posing an immediate or ongoing threat to students and campus employees.

Please visit The Princeton Review’s page on campus safety for additional resources: http://www.princetonreview.com/safety

The Princeton Review publishes links directly to each school's Campus Security Reports where available. Applicants can also access all school-specific campus safety information using the Campus Safety and Security Data Analysis Cutting Tool provided by the Office of Postsecondary Education of the U.S. Department of Education: http://ope.ed.gov/security


Other Information

Campus-wide Internet Network
Yes

% of Classrooms with Wireless Internet
100

Fee for Network Use
Yes

Partnerships with Technology Companies
Yes

Personal computer included in tuition for each student
No

Discounts Available with Hardware Vendors
Yes

Description
published annually

Campus Visits Contact

Contact
Nikita Milton
Assistant Director for Campus Visit Prog

Address
Office of Admissions, Box 18
6363 St. Charles Avenue
New Orleans, LA 70118

Phone
504-865-3240

Email
admit@loyno.edu

Experience College Life

Most Popular Places On Campus
J. Edgar and Louise S. Monroe Library
Danna Student Center
University Sports Complex
Peace Quad
Residential Quad
Collins C. Diboll Art Gallery, Humanities Lab with Perseus Project and TLG TV, Multimedia Classrooms, 24-hour Microcomputer Labs, Computer Science Lab, Graphics Lab, Visual Arts Lab, Ad Club/Communications Lab, RATHE Business Computer Lab, Multi-Media Training Center, Donnelley Center for Non-Profit Communications, Chemistry Wing, Television Broadcast Studio, Multimedia Studio, Audio Recording Studio, Editing Studio, Library Learning Commons, Multimedia Exhibit Room, Satchmo’s Deli and Performance Area, Center for International Education, University Sports Complex with Suspended Pool, Career Development Center, Jesuit Social Research Institute, Learning Communities.

Most Popular Places Off Campus
Magazine Street Cafes, Restaurants and Shops
Audubon Park and Zoo
French Quarter
New Orleans Museum of Art
National World War II Museum
http://www.loyno.edu/jump/about/visitors/new-orleans-neighborhoods.php

Campus Tours

Campus Visiting Center
Monday - Friday
Sep - May, 10am - 2pm | June - Aug, 10am - 12pm
504-865-3240

Campus Tours
Appointment Required: Yes
Dates: Year-round
Times: 10am - 2pm (Monday - Friday)
Average Length: 2 hours

On Campus Interview

Campus Interviews
Yes

Information Sessions
Available

Times
TBD

Faculty and Coach Visits

Dates/Times Available
Academic Year

Arrangements
Contact Admissions Office

Advance Notice
2 weeks

Contact Email Address for Visit
admit@loyno.edu

Class Visits

Dates/Times Available
Academic Year

Arrangements
Contact Admissions Office

Overnight Dorm Stays

Overnight Dorm Stays
Not Available

Arrangements
Other

Transportation

Types of Transportation Available to Campus
New Orleans is accessible by planes, trains, & automobiles. Flights are available into and out of Louis Armstrong International Airport (MSY) on number of domestic & international carriers. Rental cars are available, as well as a taxicab stand outside baggage claim. Fare from MSY to Loyola University New Orleans starts at $33 one way for 2 passengers. Amtrak's Crescent Line (New York, Atlanta), City of New Orleans (Chicago, Memphis) and Sunset Limited (Los Angeles, Phoenix, San Antonio, Houston) all have stops at New Orleans' Union Passenger Terminal (UPT). Loyola University is served by 2 transit lines of the New Orleans Regional Transit Authority (NORTA): the historic St. Charles Streetcar and the 15 Freret "Jet" Bus line. While in New Orleans, car service can be found through a number of local taxicab companies (Loyola hosts a United Cab cabstand) and Uber offers limited service in Orleans Parish.

Driving Instructions to Campus
From 1-10 WEST TRAVELING EAST: Follow the signs toward the Central Business District. Exit at St. Charles Ave./Carondelet St. (Do not cross the bridge.) At the second traffic light, make a right and follow St. Charles for approximately four miles. Loyola's main campus is located on the right at 6363 St. Charles Avenue across from Audubon Park. The Broadway campus is located at 7214 St. Charles Avenue at the corner of Broadway. FROM 1-10 EAST TRAVELING WEST: As you enter the downtown area, follow the signs to Hwy. 90 Business/West Bank. Exit at St. Charles Avenue/Carondelet Street (do not cross the bridge). At the second traffic light make a right onto St. Charles Avenue. Follow St. Charles Avenue for four miles. Loyola's main campus is on the right at 6363 St. Charles Avenue. The Broadway Campus is located on the left at 7214 St. Charles Avenue.

Local Accommodations
The following are hotels located in New Orleans: Hampton Inn (3626 St. Charles Ave., 1-800-426-7866); LePavillion Hotel (Poydras St. at Baronne, 1-800-535-9095); The Pontchartrain Hotel (2031 St. Charles Ave., 1-800-777-6193); W Hotel (333 Poydras St., 1-888-625-5144); Hotel Intercontinental (444 St. Charles Ave., 1-800-327-0200); Hotel Monteleone (124 Rue Royale, 1-800-535-9595); Homewood Suites (901 Poydras, 1-800-225-5466).


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