Meet Loyola, by the numbers

‘Best Value’

U.S. News and World Report Ranking 2023

Phi Beta Kappa

One of only 8 percent of U.S. schools with a chapter of the honors society

Princeton Review

Top 50 Green Colleges

Our Students

16,899 enrolled in 2022

Including 11,703 undergraduates

42% of all students are students of color
170+ student clubs and organizations
MORE THAN 30% students study abroad
Our Freshmen

2,864 enrolled

from 45 states and 58 foreign countries
3.90 average weighted GPA
27–32 ACT Composite middle 50 percent
98% received grants and/or scholarships
Our Transfers

426 students

50% from four-year and 48% from two-year institutions
95% received financial assistance
96% received grants and/or scholarships
Our Faculty & Programs


full-time faculty members


student-faculty ratio




5-yr bachelors/masters programs

The University also offers more than 80 minors, and more than 140 graduate, professional, and graduate-level certificate programs.

Our Alumni


graduates and still growing


living in the Chicago area
Our growing network Loyola students connect with alums through the LUCONNECT mentorship program.