Loyola University Chicago

Welcome Week

Tuesday, August 25

Campus Recreation Virtual 5k

Wednesday, August 19th 2020 – Friday, August 28th 2020 | Strava

The Welcome to the Family 5k is open to all Ramblers, no matter where they are located. Run a 5k on your own during Welcome Week (August 19th – 28th) and log it using Strava. All participants will receive Campus Rec Swag, and prizes will be awarded to the fastest 3 runners. Participant must be a member of the Rambler Runners Club on Strava to participate. 

Rambler Game of Life

12:00pm - 4:00pm (CST) | Please RSVP for the event here  

Join staff from the Financial Aid Office to learn more about Financial Wellness programming on-campus (and virtually!). Want a chance to win a $1,500 scholarship? Watch this short video to learn more!

Campus Rec Fair

1:00pm-4:00pm l RSVP to the event here

Visit the Campus Rec Fair to learn all about what Campus Recreation has to offer!

Student Government Loyola Chicago Panel

2:45pm - 4:15pm (CST) l Please register to view this panel here.

Join the Student Government of Loyola Chicago at the Student Involvement Panel to learn how to become an active and engaged student leader in the Rambler Community -- even remotely! Learn and ask questions about the different avenues to become advocates for your peers at Loyola, and discover student-led initiatives in the areas of equity, sustainability, mental health, safety, accessibility, and more. Get involved with the Student Government of Loyola Chicago this fall


Virtual SDMA Student of Color Welcome Reception

4:30pm – 6:00pm (CST) l Please RSVP for the event here

The Department of Student Diversity & Multicultural Affairs welcomes new students of color and their families to the Loyola University Chicago community. Join our network of students, faculty and staff as we come together to honor your momentous new beginning and share invaluable information about the many campus resources available to support your unique transition to college life!

Meet the Pack

4:00pm - 5pm (CST) l Please RSVP for the event here

Join the student leaders of The Pack, the official student support group for Loyola Athletics, and learn more about athletic traditions, how to get involved, and what it means to be a Rambler. Just in the last decade, Loyola has earned a trip to the men's basketball NCAA Final Four, two NCAA men's voleyball national titles, give soccer conference titles, and a pair of conferenc echampionships in track & field and cross country. We can't wait for you to join The Pack!

Virtual Campus Ministry - Faith, Service, and Justice Fest

7:00pm – 8:00pm (CST) l Please RSVP for the event here

During this virtual open house, student leaders and staff of Campus Ministry and Community Service & Action are available to discuss how you can get involved with retreats, Christian Life Communities, worship, and service. Students will be able to drop-in to various Zoom sessions to meet the student leaders of Agape Ecclesia, Hillel, Hindu Students’ Organization, Muslim Students’ Association, and other faith-based student organizations.  All are welcome! Contact person: Allison Loecke/aloecke@luc.edu