Loyola University Chicago

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Summer Sessions registration is open to Loyola and visiting students. Register through LOCUS

Please note that those who have already been admitted to Loyola as new degree-seeking undergraduate freshmen or transfer students for the fall semester do not need to submit a Summer Sessions application. However, incoming freshmen and transfer students do need to contact the Undergraduate Admission Office to discuss the process for registering for the Summer Sessions:

Visiting Undergraduate Students

Visiting students must apply and be admitted to Loyola as non-degree students before enrolling in summer courses.

Please complete the summer non-degree application to start the process. If you have applied to, or have attended Loyola in the past, please log in as a returning user and use your email address to reset your password before you start the application process for summer 2020. If this is your first time applying to Loyola, click new user. Once in the application, please select the application Visiting/Non-degree Application. Complete and submit the application, indicating the entry term as summer.

Application deadlines:

  • Session A: Thursday, May 14, by noon.
  • Session B: Thursday, June 25, by noon.
  • Session C: Thursday, May 28, by noon.

Questions about transcripts:

Please note that summer visiting students do not need to submit official transcripts to be admitted to Loyola for Summer Sessions. This portion of the application will be waived for visiting students only. This does not apply to non-degree 2020 fall students or transfer students.

The Summer Sessions office will request proof of specific pre-requisites however. In some cases, we will ask for an unofficial transcript from students interested in taking advanced chemistry, communication, biology, math, and business courses.

For more information, please contact Maria Lettiere, Assistant Dean, Summer Sessions & J-Term, College of Arts & Sciences: 773.508.3548 or email summer-sessions@luc.edu.

Visiting Graduate Students

Application requirements for graduate and non-degree seeking students are different for each school or department. For more information, visit the Graduate and Professional Enrollment Management application (please choose the non-degree option). 

International Students

Only those students with a valid F-1 visa may apply for and take a Summer Sessions course. Immigration documents cannot be issued to anyone outside the U.S . who wishes to take only a course/courses during the summer term. Anyone on a visitor’s visa from another country is not eligible to take a course due to U.S. immigration regulations.  For more information, please email the International Office at iss@luc.edu or call 773-508-3899.

Contact Us

If you have questions about Summer Sessions, please call 773-508-3548 and leave a message or e-mail:  summer-sessions@luc.edu.