Loyola University Chicago

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Why Recruit at Loyola University Chicago?

Loyola University Chicago Fast Facts

  • We are Chicago's Jesuit, Catholic University.
  • Our university community embraces diversity, encourages personal development, aspires to excellence, and engages our world as global citizens. Learn more about us:

Our History & Progress

  • Founded in 1870 as St. Ignatius College, Loyola University Chicago is one of the nation’s largest Jesuit Catholic universities and the only one located in Chicago.
  • We are one of only eight percent of all American colleges and universities to have a Phi Beta Kappa honor society chapter.
  • Loyola is among a select group of colleges and universities recognized for community service and engagement by prestigious national organizations like the Carnegie Foundation and the Corporation for National and Community Service.
  • U.S. News & World Report has ranked Loyola University Chicago consistently among the "top national universities" in its annual publications.

Our Campuses & Centers

Our Students

  • Total enrollment in 2017 was 16,673 students, 11,420 of whom are undergraduates.
  • Our student body comes from 50 states and 82 foreign countries.
  • 32 percent are students of color.
  • Loyola offers more than 250 student clubs and organizations for students to join.
  • 35 percent of students study abroad.
  • More than 20 percent of students participate in internship programs.

Our Academic Programs

Our Alumni

  • The Rambler Alumni Nation is 150,000 strong.
  • More than 82,000 alumni live in the Chicago area.