Online Courses FAQs
Students who are interested in taking online courses should be enthusiastic, self-motivated, organized, and self-disciplined.
Students should also have:
- A basic knowledge in the use of computers and have access to a computer and the Internet.
- Be able to communicate effectively in writing.
- Be able to communicate questions.
- Be willing to learn collaboratively by participating in discussion boards, etc.
No, the courses are fully online. However, there will be a set time each week you are expected to be available for an online session with the instructor and other students.
Loyola students should first consult their program advisor and determine if a course fits within their study plan. Instructors will let enrolled students know if they have specific equipment needs.
Non-Loyola students should contact:
College of Arts and Sciences
Loyola University Chicago
Lake Shore Campus, 1032 W. Sheridan Road
Sullivan Center 235, Chicago, IL 60660
773-508-3500, E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org
The system requirements (both hardware and software) can be found at http://www.luc.edu/online/.
Yes, there is an enrollment cap for every online course, typically between 18 and 24. If an online course is full, students may place themselves on a waitlist in LOCUS.