Loyola University Chicago

Information Technology Services

New Students

Technology Roadmap

Let's Get Going!

Before you arrive at Orientation, you’ll have 4 stages to complete on the Technology Roadmap.  There are short videos or PDFs to review that will guide you through the numbered stages.

Student Portal  UNIVERSAL ID
  • Your Loyola Universal ID (UVID/Username) is unique to you.You can find your UVID on your Student Portal.
  • Your UVID and password provide you single source sign-on to university applications, access to university computers and resources.
  • Secure your account with a strong password.
  • For recommendations on password security, visit the security office guidelines.
  • Where you register for classes.
  • Work with your financial aid.
  • Pay your bill and more...
  • You can sign in with your universal ID and password at locus.luc.edu 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.


  • All official University communication will be sent to your Loyola (Exchange) e-mail address.
  • Access your e-mail account via the web or contact the Help Desk and we'll guide you through the steps to add it to your mobile device.
  • Please visit this page for a comprehensive list of resources.


  • The ITS Service Desk provides the Loyola Community with a single point of contact for support.
  • Contact the Help Desk for password assistance, help with Loyola apps and connecting your personal technology devices onto the Loyola network.


Welcome to Loyola from Information Technology Services (ITS)!  We want to help get you up and running as a new member of the Loyola Community.    Please visit this comprehensive list of resources



Last Modified:   Wed, June 23, 2021 5:07 PM CDT