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

Fall l


Aug 5 Aug 5 August 19

Fall ll


Oct 5 Oct 5 October 19

Spring l 


Jan 6 Dec 21 January 16



May 20 May 20 June 3




*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.