Loyola University Chicago

Women's Studies and Gender Studies

Dates and Deadlines

There is no set Loyola University Chicago application deadline for undergraduate admission. Because Loyola operates on a rolling admission basis, you may submit an application at any time. However, you should be aware of a few dates:

See here for the Undergraduate Admissions Office.

February 1

Application deadline for merit scholarships

March 1

Priority deadline for FAFSA

March 15

Application deadline for interdisciplinary Honors and Business Honors Program

May 1

Enrollment deposit date for freshman applicants to reserve a place in the class


Free online application goes live for Spring and Fall of the following year. Loyola reviews applications on a rolling admission basis throughout the year.

October 1

Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) available

December 1

Priority deadline to submit all application materials for students to receive academic scholarship consideration.


Deadlines for Study Abroad Programs

See here for additional study abroad information.

  • Fall Semester/Yearlong Deadline:

    • SLU and Fordham (Gabelli and LDA) Programs: February 1

    • Global Centers, Global Exchange and Global Partners: March 15

  • Spring & Spring Break:

    • SLU and Fordham (Gabelli and LDA) Programs: September 1

    • Global Centers, Global Exchange and Global Partners: October 15

  • January Term Deadline: October 15

  • Summer Deadlines:

    • Global Faculty-Led Programs: February 15

    • All Other Programs: March 15

FAFSA Application

The FAFSA launched on October 1, three months earlier than in previous years. Complete your FAFSA as soon as possible to maximize your financial aid eligibility.

To apply for Financial Aid go to FAFSA.GOV