Loyola University Chicago

Civitas ChildLaw Center

School of Law


Students may obtain the online certificate by successfully completing four (4) two-credit hour courses:

Semester 1 (Fall)

Semester 2 (Spring)

On-Campus Experience

Students are required to attend a two-day intensive on-campus weekend seminar on Restorative Justice at Loyola University Chicago’s Water Tower Campus. The weekend retreat offers students the opportunity to network with other professionals and engage in lively discussions and exercises related to the core principles and practices of restorative justice.

Added Value

To support students’ learning, Loyola offers an online orientation that incorporates presentations on adolescent brain development, trauma, and implicit bias. In addition, students may invite colleagues to participate in periodic online presentations on discipline topics at no charge.