Learning that Transforms Lives

The Weekend of Excellence shares the story of the Loyola experience and demonstrates how integrated learning can transform students’ lives and communities. Cosponsored by Student Development and Academic Affairs, this weekend celebrates the scholarly and creative excellence, outstanding co-curricular contributions, and inspiring civic work and service of Loyola’s students. It recognizes that relationships—among students, faculty, staff, and the wider community—are central to advancing learning and building community. Student excellenceEvent photos

Award winners

Hundreds of students and more than a dozen organizations received awards at the 2019 Weekend of Excellence for their outstanding work throughout the school year. View Award Recipients

Relive the weekend in photos

This year, Loyola celebrated the achievements of its students at the 9th Annual Weekend of Excellence on April 11-14, 2019. The weekend's events included research symposiums, awards ceremonies, and student performances. Photo gallery