Loyola University Chicago

Department of Classical Studies

Language Placement

Yes, you CAN take Latin for your language requirement!!

One year of Latin or Ancient Greek fulfills your College of Arts & Sciences language requirement, and if you already took one of those languages in high school, we can work together so you start at the right level for you here at Loyola.

Post Bac

Post-Baccalaureate in Classical Studies

Continue your study of Latin and Greek -- or begin it for the first time.

In Memoriam

Dr. Ed Menes

The Department of Classical Studies mourns the loss of our colleague, Emeritus Professor Dr. Ed Menes. His family held memorial services in Houston in September. We will be celebrating Dr. Menes at Loyola-Chicago on May 4.

In Memoriam

Fr. Matt Creighton, S.J.

The Department mourns the loss of our emeritus colleague, Fr. Matthew E. Creighton, S.J. He died Friday, 23 November 2018, at St. Joseph Mercy Oakland in Pontiac, Michigan.

In Memoriam

Dr. Gregory Dobrov: In Memoriam

The Department of Classical Studies, the College of Arts and Sciences, and the Loyola community mourn the loss of Associate Professor Dr. Gregory Dobrov. Dr. Dobrov passed away in September 2015 after a valiant fight against cancer. His students and his colleagues remember him as a passionate teacher and a brilliant scholar.