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Summer Scholars

Six-week Academy

The Six-week Academy offers students an introduction to discipline-based thinking and research methodologies as they enroll into courses alongside current Loyola students. Courses offered within the Academy program are at the cutting-edge of theory, thought, and technology.

As Academy students, you will be asked to take responsibility for you own learning by choosing to enroll in up to two (2) courses at the 100 & 200 level. For more information on each class, please click on the title link to be re-directed to the course descriptions.

Depending on enrollment, students may earn up to eight (8) hours of transferrable credit in one summer!

The Six-week Academy runs June 30–August 8.

Tuition and fee information is explained below:

CourseIDSessionTimeDayInstructorCredit Hours Campus
Accounting
Introductory Accounting I ACCT 201  B 1:00PM-4:00PM  MW TBA  3  WTC
Classical Studies       
Classical Mythology CLST 271  B 12:20PM-2:00PM MTWTh  Evers  3 LSC
Communication
Public Speaking and Critical Thinking COMM 101  B 1:10PM-3:20PM MTW  TBA  3 WTC
Public Speaking and Critical Thinking COMM 101  B  6:00PM-9:15PM  MW  TBA  3 WTC
Communication and New Media COMM 200  B 10:45AM-12:50PM TWTh  TBA  3 WTC
Introduction to Cinema COMM 274  B 1:10PM-3:20PM TWTh  TBA  3  WTC
Economics
Principles of Macroeconomics ECON 202  B 6:00PM-9:00PM TTh  TBA  3  WTC
English
Exploring Poetry ENGL 271 B 10:25AM-12:05PM MTWTh  Masello  3 LSC
Exploring Drama ENGL 272 (WI) B 12:20PM-2:00PM MTWTh  Kessel  3 LSC
Exploring Fiction ENGL 273 B 12:20PM-2:00PM MTWTh  Kessel  3 LSC
Fine and Performing Arts
Photography I FNAR 115  B 6:00PM-9:00PM Th  Murray  3 LSC
Modern Art FNAR 202  B 6:00PM-9:00PM TTh  Pija  3 LSC
Digital Media I: Pixel FNAR 233  B 1:10PM-3:20PM MTW  Balasis  3 LSC
Art of Listening
MUSC 101  B 1:10PM-3:20PM MTW  Lowe  3 LSC
History
American Pluralism HIST 203  B 6:00PM-9:15PM  TTh  Lapsley  3 WTC
Global Studies HIST 204 B TBA  TBA  Khodarkovsky  3 TBA
U.S. History Since 1865 HIST 212  B 10:45AM-12:55PM  TWTh  O'Connor  3 LSC
Mathematics
College Algebra MATH 117  B 6:00PM-9:00PM MW  TBA  3 LSC
Precalculus MATH 118  B 6:00PM-9:00PM TTh  TBA  3 LSC
Applied Calculus I MATH 131  B 6:00PM-9:00PM MW  TBA  3 LSC
Applied Calculus II MATH 132  B 6:00PM-9:00PM TTh  TBA  3 LSC
Calculus II MATH 162  B 2:15PM-3:55PM MTWTh  Mayne  4 LSC
Marketing
Fundamentals of Marketing MARK 201  B 6:00PM-9:00PM  TTh  TBA  3  WTC
Modern Languages
French II FREN 102  B 8:20AM-10:30AM TWTh  Gould  3 LSC
Italian II ITAL 102  B 6:00PM-9:00PM MW  Martinez  3 LSC
European Masterpieces
LITR 200  B 6:00PM-9:00PM MW  Knight  3 LSC
European Novel LITR 202  B 6:00PM-9:00PM TTh  Posner  3 LSC
Polish II POLS 102  B 8:20AM-10:30AM MTW  Houle  3 LSC
Spanish II
SPAN 102  B 8:20AM-10:30AM TWTh  Knight  3 LSC
Philosophy
Philosophy and Persons PHIL 180  B 6:00PM-9:15PM  TWTh  TBA  3 LSC
Ethics PHIL 181  B 1:10PM-3:20PM  TWTh  TBA  3 LSC
Logic
PHIL 274  B 10:45AM-12:55PM  TWTh Vander Nat  3 LSC
Environmental Ethics PHIL 287  B 6:00PM-9:15PM  MW  Derdak  3 LSC
Environmental Ethics PHIL 287  B Online Online  Derdak  3 LSC
Sociology
Society in a Global Age SOCL 101  B 12:20PM-2:00PM MTWTh  Staff  3 LSC
Mass Media and Popular Culture SOCL 123  B 10:25AM-12:05PM MTWTh  Staff  3 LSC
Self & Society SOCL 230  B 6:00PM-9:15PM MW  Staff  3 LSC
Theology
Introduction to Religious Studies THEO 107 B 10:45AM-12:55PM TWTh Myatt 3 LSC
Introduction to Buddhism THEO 297  B TBA TBA Lewis  3 LSC

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TUITION & FEES
Fees Associated with Taking TWO (2) Courses
  RESIDENTIAL FEES
  TUITION: TWO courses for (6) transferable credits at $690 per credit hour   $4,140
  HOUSING: shared room with other program participant(s)   $1,520
  **Housing Option #2: Single Room   **$2,190
  DINING: required declining balance meal plan   $700
  TECHNOLOGY/ACTIVITY FEE: for use of Loyola facilities   $157
  PROGRAM FEE: to provide staffing, programs and activities   $650
TOTAL COST: $7,167  
  COMMUTER FEES
  TUITION: TWO courses for (6) transferable credits at $690 per credit hour   $4,140
  **DINING: optional plans available   **Varies
  TECHNOLOGY/ACTIVITY FEE: for use of Loyola facilities   $157
  PROGRAM FEE: to provide staffing, programs and activities   $650
TOTAL COST: $4,947  

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Fees Associated with Taking ONE (1) Course
  RESIDENTIAL FEES
  TUITION: ONE course for (3) transferable credits at $690 per credit hour   $2,070
  HOUSING: shared room with other program participant(s)   $1,520
  **Housing Option #2: Single Room   **$1,770  
  DINING: required declining balance meal plan   $700
  TECHNOLOGY/ACTIVITY FEE: for use of Loyola facilities   $102
  PROGRAM FEE: to provide staffing, programs and activities   $650
TOTAL COST FOR ONE COURSE: $5,042 
  COMMUTER FEES
  TUITION: ONE course for (3) transferable credits at $690 per credit hour   $2,070
  **DINING: optional plans available   **Varies
  TECHNOLOGY/ACTIVITY FEE: for use of Loyola facilities   $102
  PROGRAM FEE: to provide staffing, programs and activities   $650
TOTAL COST FOR ONE COURSE: $2,822   

Select one of the links below for more information: 

LSC stands for Lake Shore Campus, Loyola’s main residential campus, is located in the Rogers Park neighborhood on Chicago’s North Side, minutes from downtown Chicago and Loyola's Water Tower Campus. Its setting along the shores of Lake Michigan helps make Loyola one of the most picturesque universities in Chicago.

WTC stands for Water Tower Campus, Loyola’s downtown campus since 1946, is located along Pearson Street, just off North Michigan Avenue, Chicago’s famed “Magnificent Mile.”

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Summer Scholars · The Office of First-Year Experience · 255 Sullivan Center, 1032 West Sheridan Road, Chicago IL 60660 · Phone: 773.508.7381 · summerscholars@luc.edu

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