Loyola University Chicago

Student Transitions and Outreach

Student Academic Services

Rambler Connection


Rambler Connection is designed to support first-year students' transition to Loyola's campus.

The program will enhance the first-year experience by connecting students with campus professionals and fellow peers while building community on campus.

Rambler Connection Goals:

  • Improve student transition by developing a relationship with a campus faculty/staff member that provides guidance and support throughout the first year.
  • Provide student with resources on campus to foster growth and academic success.
  • Increase sense of community by attending campus activities and events together.
  • Provide faculty and staff with a direct and impactful connection to the incoming class of new students.
  • Help faculty and staff understand and appreciate the student perspective, particularly that of students in transition.

Get involved!

First-year students can sign up here.

Faculty and staff can sign up here.