Loyola University Chicago

Office of the Provost


  • Join Us Today: CAS Dean Finalists’ Interviews

    May 18, 2020: A reminder that beginning at 9 a.m. today, the three finalists for the dean of the College of Arts and Sciences will host consecutive formal presentations and Q&A sessions via Zoom.
  • Final Three - College of Arts and Sciences Dean Search

    May 15, 2020: Learn more about our final three candidates for the position of the Dean of College of Arts and Sciences.
  • Commencement 2020 Update

    March 20, 2020: Commencement ceremonies to be held between Saturday, August 8, and Wednesday, August 12, 2020.
  • Updates on the Academic Calendar, Placement-Based Courses, and Engaged Learning

    March 17, 2020: Key changes to the academic calendar, placement-based courses, and engaged learning.
  • Faculty Preparation for Possible Online Teaching

    Read the March 9, 2020 message on preparing for online continuity.
  • Survey on Faculty Readiness for Online Classes

    Given the global concern over the spread of coronavirus and its impact on communities, universities like our own all across the country are beginning to make preparations for the possibility of being unable to conduct in-person classes as a result of this significant public health concern.
  • Preparedness for Possible Coronavirus-related Disruption of Classes

    There is increasing awareness and sensitivity to the spread of COVID-19 (coronavirus) in the United States and around the world. At Loyola, we are monitoring the situation carefully, and making plans to ensure the health and safety of all our students, faculty, and staff wherever they are in the Chicago area and at international locations. We are also making plans to ensure the academic continuity of our programs.
  • Meet-and-greet luncheons with Provost Grzywacz

    Please join us at one of the upcoming meet-and-greet sessions with our new Provost.
  • Cura Scholars Program Established

    Loyola has received significant funding from the Arthur Vining Davis Foundations to establish a mentoring and fellowship program that will support the development of students of color, especially those who are pursuing academic career paths.
  • The Indispensable Prerequisite of Creativity

    Pre-recorded remarks delivered by Norberto Grzywacz, PhD, Provost and Chief Academic Officer, Loyola University Chicago. Faculty Convocation, October 2, 2020.