Loyola University Chicago

University Archives & Special Collections


Loyola's Campuses

Loyola University Chicago is comprised of four campuses, three located in Chicago and the Chicagoland area and one in Rome. The Chicago campuses consist of the Lake Shore Campus, home of the College of Arts and Sciences; the Water Tower Campus, home of the School of Social Work, School of Law, School of Education, School of Business Administration, and an extension the College of Arts and Sciences; and the Loyola Medical Center in Maywood, IL, home of the Niehoff School of Nursing and the Stritch School of Medicine. Loyola University Chicago's Rome campus, the John Felice Rome Center, is open to students from other universities in addition to Loyola students. An extension of the College of Arts and Sciences, the Rome Center offers courses in anthropology, archaeology, art history, classical studies, communication, fine arts, history, global and international studies, peace studies, philosophy, and political science. 

Lake Shore Campus ca. 1917 and ca. 1998


Water Tower Campus ca. 1950 and ca. 1998

Rome Center, original site CIVIS, ca. 1964 and the John Felice Rome Center ca. 2000