Loyola University Chicago

Institute for Paralegal Studies


Semester/Session Schedules


Summer 2023 Schedule

Fall 2023 Schedule

Spring 2023 Schedule

Withdrawal Schedules Withdrawal Schedule

Our flexible schedules are designed with working adult students in mind.  Paralegal classes are available in-person and online synchronous (live) formats.  Evening classes are held from 6–9 p.m. In-person classes meet at Loyola's Water Tower Campus. Students are able to begin the program four of the five 8-week sessions offered each year. The Course Rotation schedule includes the courses offered for the entire Academic Year as well as the more detailed semester schedules.

Online Paralegal Certificate

It is possible to earn a Litigation Certificate online if students begin in the Summer Session.  Courses meet online synchronously each week.  The online Litigation Practice Certificate can be completed in 10 months.

Course description

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