Recent announcements, news, policies, and information for Loyola University Chicago faculty and staff can be found at the links below.

Date Published:   12/15/2021

Health, Safety, and Well-Being Update

Updates on COVID-19 policies, monkeypox, and more. LEARN MORE

Date Published:   02/09/2022

Welcome, Dr. Reed

The Board of Trustees has unanimously elected Mark C. Reed, EdD, MBA, as the University’s 25th president after an extensive global search process. LEARN MORE

Date Published:   12/01/2021

Commencement 2022

All students, families, faculty, staff, and friends of Loyola are invited to celebrate the Class of 2022 throughout Commencement Week. READ MORE

Date Published:   12/01/2021

Forbes’ Best Employers for Diversity in 2022

Loyola has been recognized by Forbes as one of the Best Employers for Diversity 2022 among only 500 other companies nationwide. READ MORE

Date Published:   12/15/2021

COVID-19 booster requirement

Loyola students, faculty, and staff are required to receive a booster shot of a COVID-19 vaccine. READ MORE

Date Published:   12/15/2021

Holiday cybersecurity tips

Phinn, Loyola's cybersecurity awareness mascot, shares five tips to prevent getting scammed while shopping this holiday season. VIEW

Date Published:   12/08/2021

Holiday gratitude

We want to share sincere gratitude for the many ways you have cared for each other and the Loyola community. READ MORE

Date Published:   12/03/2021

End of year reminders

As the 2021 calendar year ends, please keep in mind these important reminders from Payroll Services. DETAILS

Date Published:   12/01/2021

Sakai 21 upgrade

Loyola will be upgrading to Sakai 21 on Tuesday, December 21, 2021. The system will be unavailable from approximately 8:00am to 12:00pm CST. Faculty and students are not required to make any changes. This latest software release provides you with a new Dark Mode setting and Certification tool, improvements to Lessons and Gradebook, a searchable Rubrics, and more. For further details, watch the Sakai 21 Promotional Video or visit Sakai 21 Upgrade to register for an upcoming information session. LEARN MORE

Date Published:   11/16/2021

Loyola joins the Atlantic 10 conference

Next year, the Ramblers will move to the 14-university, 21-sport league hailed as one of the best in the country. READ MORE

Date Published:   11/12/2021

Save the Date: Commencement 2022

Loyola’s 2022 Commencement Week will take place Monday, May 9 to Saturday, May 14, 2022. DETAILS

Date Published:   11/15/2021

Loyola signs Vatican commitment

Loyola has signed a commitment to the Vatican’s Seven-Year Journey to Integral Ecology. LEARN MORE

Date Published:   11/18/2021

Anti-Racism Initiative newsletter

The latest issue reflects on building an anti-racist culture by aligning to our Jesuit mission through continuous improvement. VIEW

Date Published:   11/12/2021

Announcing the 2021 Opus Prize Winner

We are proud to celebrate Red Cloud Indian School Pine Ridge Indian Reservation as the winner of the $1 million Opus Prize. READ MORE

Date Published:   11/04/2021

A message from Dominique Jordan Turner

Loyola's first vice president of institutional diversity, equity, and inclusion offers a look at her leadership style. VIEW

Date Published:   11/02/2021

Welcoming our new VP of Student Development

We are excited to announce that Keith Champagne is joining Loyola as vice president for student development. READ MORE

Date Published:   07/30/2021

Mask policy

In light of new public health guidance, masks are now required in all public spaces and in all buildings at all Loyola campuses. DETAILS

Date Published:   10/07/2021

Land Acknowledgment Statement

Loyola recognizes Indigenous People as immemorial stewards of the land on which our campuses are located. READ

Date Published:   09/07/2021

Loyola's Advocacy Line

The Line is Loyola's confidential hotline for support and resources related to gender-based violence (including sexual assault, dating violence, domestic violence, stalking, and sexual harassment). The Line is staffed by highly trained, confidential advocates who can help process instances of gender-based violence and navigate possible next steps, including reporting to Loyola, medical and mental health care, or legal options. LEARN MORE

Date Published:   08/17/2021

Faculty, Administrator, and Staff Children Exchange Program (FACHEX)

Do you have a high school senior interested in attending a college or university within the Association of Jesuit Colleges and Universities (AJCU)? Apply for FACHEX, a program which allows dependents eligible for tuition benefits at Loyola to apply for the same benefits at participating AJCU schools. The deadline to submit your application is December 1. DETAILS

Date Published:   01/27/2021

Loyola Staff Council monthly newsletter

Staff members: Want to find out more about Staff Council news and events? Don’t forget to sign up for our opt-in listserv to receive our monthly newsletter. JOIN

Date Published:   08/19/2020

Nominate a staff member today

Help us recognize all the wonderful work being done by peers across the institution with the staff council monthly awards. Nominate an exceptional peer today! DETAILS

Date Published:   02/12/2021

Commitment to Excellence winners

Meet Loyola staff recognized for their contributions and quality service with the monthly Commitment to Excellence award. VIEW

Date Published:   05/04/2021

New smoke and tobacco-free policy

Loyola will become a smoke-free, tobacco-free, and vape-free university beginning on August 1. DETAILS