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Loyola University Maryland

4501 N Charles St, Baltimore, United States
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  • Previously Enrolled
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Overview of Loyola University Maryland (loyola)

About this school

Loyola University Maryland (formerly Loyola College in Maryland) is a church-affiliated, liberal arts university. Founded as a men's college in 1852, it adopted coeducation in 1971. Its 89-acre campus is located in a residential area of Baltimore.
  • Institution Type


    Private

  • Undergraduate Students


    • Undergraduate Students:4,104
    • Men:1,752 (42.7%)
    • Women:2,352 (57.3%)

Location

Admission Information (loyola)

Freshman Admission Requirements

Difficulty of Admission


Admission to Loyola University Maryland is moderately difficult: more than 75% of freshmen were in the top 50% of their high school class and scored over 1010 on the SAT I or over 18 on the ACT; about 85% or fewer of all applicants accepted.

High School Preparation


  • High School Graduation:

    High school diploma required and GED is accepted

  • High School Program:

    College preparatory program is required

Required Or Recomended High School Units


SubjectRequired UnitsRecommended Units
English
4
-
Mathematics
3
4
Science
3
4
Foreign Language
3
4
Social Studies
2
3
History
2
3
Academic Electives
-
-

Examinations Required


ExamRequiredScores Due Date
SAT or ACT
Considered if submitted
Not reported
SAT Only
Considered if submitted
Not reported
ACT Only
Considered if submitted
Not reported
SAT and SAT Subject Tests, or ACT
Considered if submitted
Not reported
SAT Subject Tests Only
-
-
Essay/TestStatusScores Due Date
SAT Essay Component Policy
Not reported
ACT Writing Test Policy
Accepted with or without writing component
Use of SAT/ACT Essay
SAT: No policy as of now ACT: No policy as of now

Admission Details

Admissions Office


Address
4501 North Charles Street
City, State, Zip
Baltimore, MD  21210-2699
Phone
(410) 617-5012 x5012
Fax
(410) 323-2768
Email

Application Dates And Fees


Regular Admission Deadline
January 15
Application Fee
$60
Application Fee Waiver
Available
Regular Admission Notification
April 1
Accept Offer Of Admission
By May 1 or within 3 weeks if notified after May 1
Waiting List Used
Yes
Defer Admission
Student can defer admission
Transfer Admission
Transfer applications accepted

Early Admission


Early Decision Offered
Yes
Early Decision Deadline
-
Early Decision Notification
Not reported
Early Action Offered
Yes
Early Action Deadline
November 15
Early Action Notification
January 15

Application Form


Common Application
Accepted
Universal College Application
Not accepted
Electronic Application

Other Application Requirements


Interview
Not Required
Essay Or Personal Statement
Required for all freshmen
Letters Of Recommendation
-
Other
-
Financial Need
Financial need is a consideration in the admissions process

Selection of Students

Factors involed in acceptance process.
4 star = most important, 1 star = least important.

FactorImportance
Rigor of Secondary School Record
Academic GPA
Standardized Tests
Class Rank
Recommendations
Essay
Interview
Level of Applicant's Interest
Extracurricular Activities
Volunteer Work
Particular|Talent/Ability
Character/Personal Qualities
First Generation to Attend College
State Residency
Geographic Residence
Relation with Alumnus
Religious Affiliation/ Commitment
Ethnicity
Work Experience

Profile of Fall Admission

Overall Admission Rate


Overall Admission Rate
66% of 12,727 applicants were admitted
Women
66% of 7,363 applicants were admitted
Men
65% of 5,364 applicants were admitted

Students Enrolled


Students Enrolled
1,142 (14%) of 8,340 admitted students enrolled
Women
650 (13%) of 4,862 admitted students enrolled
Men
492 (14%) of 3,478 admitted students enrolled

Grade Point Average of Enrolled First-Year Students


Average GPA
3.42
375 And Above
21%
3.50 - 3.74
29%
3.25 - 3.49
19%
3.00 - 3.24
22%
2.50 - 2.99
9%
2.00 - 2.49
-

SAT Score of Enrolled First-Year Students


Sat Math
Not reported
• Score 700 - 800
Not reported
• Score 600 - 700
Not reported
• Score 500 - 600
Not reported
• Score 400 - 500
Not reported
• Score 300 - 400
Not reported
• Score 200 - 300
Not reported
Sat Critical Reading
Not reported
• Score 700 - 800
Not reported
• Score 600 - 700
Not reported
• Score 500 - 600
Not reported
• Score 400 - 500
Not reported
• Score 300 - 400
Not reported
• Score 200 - 300
Not reported

ACT Scores of Enrolled First-Year Students


Act Composite
25-29 range of middle 50%
• Score 30 - 36
22%
• Score 24 - 29
69%
• Score 18 - 23
9%
• Score 12 - 17
0%
• Score 6 - 11
0%
• Score 5 Or Below
0%

Tuition & Financial Aid (loyola)

Tuition & Expenses

Cost of Attendance


  • Books & Supplies: - $47,725 (75.22263377728741%)
  • Room & Board: - $14,150 (22.302781937110883%)
  • Other Expences: - $1,250 (1.970210418472693%)
  • Tuition & Fees: - $320 (0.5043738671290093%)
Books & Supplies
Room & Board
Other Expences
Tuition & Fees

Payment Plans


Loyola University Maryland accepts installment plan

Applying for Financial Aid

Financial Aid Office


Email
Website
Net Price Calculator Url

Application Process


Application Deadline
January 15
Award Notification Date
On or about March 15
Methodology For Awarding Institutional Aid
Institutional Methodology

Forms Required


Forms RequiredFiling Cost
FAFSA| Code is 002078
Free
CSS/Financial Aid Profile
$25 for first college, $16 each additional

Profile of 2017-18 Financial Aid

First-Year Student


Financial Aid Applicants
866 (79.0%) of freshmen
Found To Have Financial Need
625 (72.2%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid
613 (98.1%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met
552 (90.0%) of aid recipients
Average Percent Of Need Met
89%
Average Award
$32,616
• Need-Based Gift
Received by 424 (69.2%) of aid recipients, average amount $19,718
• Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 514 (83.8%) of aid recipients, average amount $5,274
• Merit Based Gift
Received by 462 (75.4%) of aid recipients
Merit Based Gift
352 (32.1%) of freshmen had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $18,137

All Undergraduates


Financial Aid Applicants
2,657 (65.6%) of undergraduates
Found To Have Financial Need
2,171 (81.7%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid
2,147 (98.9%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met
1,910 (89.0%) of aid recipients
Average Percent Of Need Met
90%
Average Award
$32,414
• Need-Based Gift
Received by 1,578 (73.5%) of aid recipients, average amount $21,593
• Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 1,919 (89.4%) of aid recipients, average amount $5,873
• Merit Based Gift
Received by 1,214 (56.5%) of aid recipients
Merit Based Gift
946 (23.4%) of undergraduates had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $17,650

Borrowing


2016 Graduates with Loans
62%
Average Indebtedness Of 2016 Graduates
$33,969
Parents Borrowing Plus Loans
-
Parents Of Students Receiving Aid
Not reported
Parents Of Students Not Receiving Aid
Not reported

Financial Aid Programs

Scholarchips And Grants


Need Based Available
Federal Pell grants, SEOG, State scholarships, Institutional scholarships, Private scholarships
Non Need Based Available
None

Non-Need Awards


Academic Interest/Achievement
Not reported
Creative Arts/Performance
Not reported
Special Achievements/Activities
Not reported
Special Characteristics
Not reported

Employment


Work-Study Programs
Federal work study available, other work study available
Average Earnings from On-Campus Employment
Not reported

Academics & Instruction (loyola)

Academics Overview

Academic Calendar System


Semester

Summer Session


Offered

Graduation Requirements

General Education/Core Cirriculum


Required

Computer


Not required

Foreign Language


Required

Math/Science


Required for all students

Faculty & Instruction

Full-Time Faculty


369

Part-Time Faculty


184

Full-Time Faculty With Ph.D./Terminal Degree


58%

Regular Class Size


  • 2-9 students: - 9% of classes
  • 10-19 students: - 32% of classes
  • 20-29 students: - 39% of classes
  • 30-39 students: - 18% of classes
  • 40-49 students: - 0% of classes
  • 50-99 students: - 1% of classes
  • Over 100 students: - 0% of classes
% of Classes
2-9
10-19
20-29
30-39
40-49
50-99
Over 100 students
# of Students

Discussion Section/Lab Class Size


  • 2-9 students: - 14% of discussion sections/labs
  • 10-19 students: - 43% of discussion sections/labs
  • 20-29 students: - 41% of discussion sections/labs
  • 50-59 students: - 1% of discussion sections/labs
% of Sections/Labs
2-9
10-19
20-29
50-59
# of Students

Advanced Placement

International Baccalaureate


Accepted

Advanced Placement (AP) Examinations


Accepted for placement and credit

Sophomore Standing


Available through AP examinations

Academic Resources

Libraries


Library Available On Campus
Yes
Holdings
-

Computing


Computer Ownership
Students not required to own/lease a computer
Computers Available On Campus
690
Internet E Mail Access
Not reported

Academic Support Services

Remedial Instruction


Not Offered

Tutoring


Available

Services for Students Requiring Accommodations


Available

Services for Students with Accessibility Needs


Loyola University Maryland provides hearing impaired services, speech disorders services, visually impaired services, wheelchair access

Undergraduate Retention & Graduation

Returning First-Year Students


87.0%

Students Graduating Within 4 Years


76.4%

Students Graduating Within 5 Years


80.6%

Students Graduating Within 6 Years


81.0%

Programs & Majors (loyola)

Undergraduate Education

Undergraduate Majors (35)


  • Accounting
  • Applied Mathematics, General
  • Art History, Criticism and Conservation
  • Art/Art Studies, General
  • Biology/Biological Sciences, General
  • Business/Commerce, General
  • Chemistry, General
  • Classics and Classical Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics, General
  • Computer Science
  • Creative Writing
  • Economics, General
  • Education, General
  • Elementary Education and Teaching
  • Engineering, General
  • English Language and Literature, General
  • Finance, General
  • Fine Arts and Art Studies, Other
  • French Language and Literature
  • German Language and Literature
  • History, General
  • Latin Language and Literature
  • Mathematics, General
  • Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies, Other
  • Philosophy
  • Physics, General
  • Political Science and Government, General
  • Psychology, General
  • Religion/Religious Studies
  • Social Sciences, Other
  • Sociology
  • Spanish Language and Literature
  • Special Education and Teaching, General
  • Speech Communication and Rhetoric
  • Speech-Language Pathology/Pathologist
  • Statistics, General

Most Popular Disciplines


Offered

Professional Degree Programs


Some online degree programs

Special Programs


Accelerated program, Cooperative work study program, Double major, Honors program, Independent study, Internships, Study abroad, Summer session

Study Abroad


Business/marketing, Communication/journalism, Social sciences

Online Degrees


Nursing

Graduate and Professional Education

Master's Degrees Offered


Master of Arts in Teaching, Master of Theological Studies, Master of Science, Master of Accountancy, Master of Business Administration, Master of Science in Finance, Master of Education, Master of Arts

Master's Programs of Study (27)


  • Accounting
  • Business Administration and Management--General
  • Clinical Psychology
  • Communication Disorders
  • Computer Science
  • Counselor Education
  • Curriculum and Instruction
  • Early Childhood Education
  • Education--General
  • Educational Leadership and Administration
  • Educational Media/Instructional Technology
  • Elementary Education
  • Finance and Banking
  • International Business
  • Liberal Studies
  • Management Information Systems
  • Marketing
  • Media Studies
  • Middle School Education
  • Music Education
  • Pastoral Ministry and Counseling
  • Psychology--General
  • Reading Education
  • Secondary Education
  • Software Engineering
  • Special Education
  • Theology

Campus Life (loyola)

Location & Geography

Population


619,493

Nearest Metropolitan Area


89 acres

Environment


Urban environment

Campus Size


Washington, DC

Weather


Temperature
23.4 average low in January, 83.2 average high in September
Rain
114 rainy days per year

Available Transportation


Nearest Airport
Baltimore
Nearest Bus Station
Baltimore
Nearest Train Station
2 mile(s) from campus in Baltimore

Housing

College Housing


College offers housing to students

Types of Housing


Coed housing, cooperative housing

Students of College Housing


83% of all students

Housing Restrictions


Freshman Housing Guarantee


Freshmen are guaranteed housing

Students Living Off Campus/Commuting


19%

Security

24-Hour Emergency Phone/Alarm Devices


Available

24-Hour Security Patrols


Available

Late-Night Transport/Escort Services


Available

Electronically Operated Housing Entrances


Available

Personal Support Services

Health Service


Offered

Personal Counseling


Offered

Child Care


Not offered

Sports & Recreation

School Athletics


Athletic Conferences
NCAA Division I
Mascot
Greyhound
School Colors
Dark green

Intercollegiate Athletics (Women)


FactorOfferedScholarships Given
Basketball
Crew
Cross-Country Running
Golf
Lacrosse
Soccer
Swimming And Diving
Tennis
Track And Field
Volleyball

Intercollegiate Athletics (Men)


SportOfferedScholarships Given
Basketball
Crew
Cross-Country Running
Golf
Lacrosse
Soccer
Swimming And Diving
Tennis
Track And Field
Volleyball

Recreational Sports


Intramural Sports
-

Student Activities

Activities And Organizations


Loyola University Maryland offers choral groups, drama theatre, radio station, student newspaper, television station, student government association, resident affairs council (rac), relay for life, resident assistants (ra), the evergreens

Sororities


Fraternities


ROTC


Army ROTC offered on campus, Air Force ROTC offered off campus

Student Body

Co-educational


Yes

Number of Full-Time Undergraduates


4,050

Undergraduates


All Undergraduates
4,104
Women
2,352
Men
1,752

Ethnicity of Students from U.S.


  • 0.1% American Indian/Alaskan Native
  • 3.7% Asian
  • 5.4% Black/African-American
  • 9.7% Hispanic/Latino
  • 3.1% Multi-race (not Hispanic/Latino)
  • 0.1% Native Hawaiian/ Pacific Islander
  • 77.7% White
  • 0.3% Unknown

International Students


1.0%

Average Age


20

Number of Graduate Students


1,980

Student Resources (loyola)

Study resources