Loyola University Chicago

English Language Learning Program

Loyola’s ESL program

Loyola Global Bridge Pathways

"Set Yourself Up for Success!"

Loyola Global Bridge is designed for students who want to pursue a degree at the undergraduate or graduate level at Loyola but who may still need to put the finishing touches on their English language ability.

Students take a set number of degree-credit courses alongside their English language courses, working on their degree as they improve the English abilities that will help them to succeed in their degree programs.

English Skills Beyond Just Grammar

Loyola Global Bridge English language courses focus on the skills that you will need to succeed in the classroom and in the workplace:

  • formal and professional writing skills
  • listening and note-taking skills
  • presentations and public speaking skills
  • informed discussion and dialogue skills
  • focused and critical reading skills

 Loyola Global Bridge Advantages

  • expert instruction
  • individualized learning
  • experienced teachers
  • flexible class schedules
  • personalized advising

 Getting Settled into Loyola Global Bridge

1. After submitting all required application materials to Loyola, an admissions decision is made, and the requisite visa documents are prepared

2. Loyola Global Bridge level placement is determined by the free English Language Assessment, along with past English proficiency scores 

3. Students are registered in classes

4. Students apply for on-campus Loyola housing or arrange their off-campus housing

5. Students arrive one week before the start of classes to move in and receive their Rambler Card student ID

6. Classes begin

Start on your career path now!

Loyola Global Bridge will give you the English language skills you will need for success in the classroom and the workplace as you work toward your undergraduate or graduate degree. Set yourself up for success with Loyola Global Bridge!

 Contact us today at ellp@luc.edu