Loyola University Chicago

English Language Learning Program

Loyola’s ESL program


Tuition & Fees 

ESL Course Tuition per hour $360
Full-time students are enrolled in a minimum of 18 hours.  Additional university fees are added depending upon the number of hours in which a student is enrolled. (See below)
Total Cost
(Tuition + Fees) 
Fall or Spring Semester (16 Weeks)
Summer Term
(12 Weeks)


Cultural Insurance Services International (CISI)

International Student Health Insurance

Student Age Range
up to 22 years
For eligibility and information, visit the International Admission Student Health Insurance page.
To sign up for a CISI plan visit the CISI website.
Monthly Premium
NOTE: International students must waive out of Loyola's standard health insurance upon arrival and provide proof of their CISI plan. If they do not take these steps, they will be charged for the standard health insurance, which is significantly more expensive than the CISI plan.

*Note: Students are responsible for paying all tuition and fees listed above for each semester or session in which they are enrolled as full-time students. The Bursar’s Office maintains the official rates of tuition and fees for the University. In the case of any inadvertent discrepancies in rates, the Bursar’s Office rates will prevail. For more information on current rates of tuition and fees, please visit the Bursar Office.