Loyola University Chicago

Institute for Paralegal Studies


We accept applications on a rolling basis, and we invite you to start at any of our upcoming terms.  Please notice that due dates may differ between the Bachelor's Degree program and the Post-Baccalaureate Certificate program.

Applications, supporting materials, and an Admission Interview must be received by the dates listed below.  An Admission Interview appointment calendar can be found within the online application.  If there is not a time available that works in your schedule, please contact the Institute for Paralegal Studies by phone or email to request an additional appointment time.

 Institute for Paralegal Studies
Application Deadlines




Bachelor's Degree




Summer 2019

May 17

May 24*

May 17 June 4

Fall I 2019

Aug 9
 Aug 2
August 17

Fall II 2019

Oct 9
 Oct 4
October 19

Spring I 2020

Jan 3
Dec 13
January 13

Spring II 2020

N/A Feb 21 March 7

Summer 2020

May 20 May 15
June 1
*Deadline Extended for certificate applicants


Please contact us with any questions about the School of Continuing and Professional Studies or the paralegal program application process.