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


Certificate Deadline

Bachelor's Degree Deadline

Session Begins

Summer  2023

May 24 May 18 June 5

Fall l 2023

Aug 9 Aug 4 August 21

Fall ll 2023

Oct 11 Oct 6 October 21

Spring l 2024

Jan 4 Dec 21 January 16




*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.