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 2021

May 26 May 21
June 7

Fall I 2021

Aug 11
Aug 6
August 23

Fall II 2021

Oct 13
Oct 8
October 23

Spring I 2022

Jan 5
Dec 20
January 18

Spring II 2022

N/A Feb 25
March 12
*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.