Loyola University Chicago

Welcome Week

Friday, 8/28

Sundaes at Sullivan
12:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.
Sullivan Center

Come learn about the services and opportunities available in the Sullivan Center for Student Services. This building is packed with resources to help you be successful. Meet the different department areas to earn a free sundae from Lickity Split Frozen Custard and enter to win a prize pack. Learn more about study abroad and international programs, financial aid, advising, campus card, the Bursar, ACE, tutoring, services for students with disabilities, first year experience, fellowships, career development and experiential learning.

SDMA “One Love” Open House
12:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m.   

Student Diversity & Multicultural Affairs Office, Damen Student Center

The Department of Student Diversity and Multicultural Affairs invites you to our annual “One Love” open house. Feast on treats and learn about our awesome programs! ALL students, faculty and staff are welcome!

Jummah Prayer
1:40 p.m. & 2:40 p.m.

East Quad

Join the Loyola University Chicago community for Jummah Prayer on the East Quad. Sponsored by Campus Ministry.

Military Veteran Student Welcome Reception
3:00 p.m.

Piper Hall

The Office of Military Veterans Student Services welcomes military veteran students and their families to the Loyola University Chicago community.  Join our network of students, faculty, and staff we come together to honor your new beginning and share information about the many campus resources available to support your transition to college life.

Leadership & Involvement Information Session
4:00 p.m. – 5:30 p.m.
Coffey Hall, McCormick Lounge

Join us for food and an engaging panel of student leaders who will share information about various positional leadership roles for which you can apply/run this year.  Hear advice from student leaders, ask questions, and learn about the various pathways to becoming engaged on campus. Opportunities that will be discussed include the following: Resident Assistant, Orientation Leader, Student Government of Loyola Chicago member, Student Diversity & Multicultural Affairs student leader, Campus Ministry student leader, Peer Leadership Team member, Residence Hall Council member, Peer Advisor, Welcome Week Leader, Retreat Leader, Ramble Outdoors Student Facilitator, and more!

‌Hypnotist Jim Wand
8:00 p.m.
Mundelein Auditorium

Meet Dr. Jim Wand, master of the subconscious! He can really get into a person’s head (making grown men do a mean Miley Cyrus impersonation, for example). Dr. Wand holds a doctorate in psychology and regularly tours the country presenting his brand of comedy by hypnotizing willing subjects. Dr. Wand has performed with Jay Leno, Chris Rock, and several other celebrities. Bring a friend for this fun night of the unexpected! Sponsored by Student Activities & Greek Affairs.