Loyola University Chicago

January Term

Study Travel

Loyola J-Term Study Travel Opportunities 2020

The Office of International Programs (OIP) has scheduled the following J-Term study abroad options for undergraduate students: 

  • Belize: This course offers students an immersive study experience in a unique international context. Students have the opportunity to earn biology or environmental science credit while snorkeling through rare reef ecosystems in Belize and exploring terrestrial ecosystems.

  • Costa Rica: Students will experience Costa Rica's sustainability initiatives as it strives to be the first carbon neutral county in the world.

  • Jerusalem, Israel: This program focuses on the literature and culture of Israel with special emphasis on the Bible as literature.

  • Northern Ireland: This program will give students a first-hand look into Irish history and generate an understanding of the ongoing peace process.

We encourage students to discuss options with a Study Abroad advisor. Please call OIP at 773-508-3899 to set up a meeting.

 Important information:

  • The deadline for applying for a J-Term Study Abroad program is October 15, 2019. Please apply here: https://studyabroad.luc.edu/oip/login.htm
  • Students must pay the $100 Office of International Programs application fee.
  • Students must also submit a copy of their passport.
  • Please visit the Study Abroad website for additional information.

The Center for Experiential Learning and the School of Social Work have scheduled the following program during J-Term:

  • New Orleans, LA: EXPL 290 Community-Based Responses to Social Injustice: Deconstructing Post-Katrina Recovery Efforts in New Orleans