94%

Acceptance Rate

$30,158

Avg.Financial Aid

002016

FAFSA Code

About Loyola University

Type Control of Institution - Public/Private

Private

Not-For-Profit

4 Years

Student Population Number of Students attending College

4,261

Website

www.loyno.edu

Accreditation Accreditation is the process by which the quality of learning at various educational institutions are evaluated. Read More.

SACSCOC

Religious Affiliation Indicates religious affiliation (denomination) for private not-for-profit institutions that are religiously affiliated.

Roman Catholic

On Campus Housing Does the institution provide on-campus housing?

Yes

Loyola University was originally known as Loyola College and was established back in the year 1904. The university got its current name in the year 1912 when the institute got its university recognization. This private not-for-profit university is located and headquartered in New Orleans, Louisiana, United States.

It has around 26 acres of campus which host more than 3,850 students currently enrolled in various degrees or certificate programs, in different areas of study. 

  • The student-faculty ratio of the university is 11:1.

  • The University's acceptance rate is 69%.

The university offers lots of services and facilities to help the students in shaping their careers. The services provided to the students are the bookstore, accessible education, student financial services, career development center, and many others.

Loyola University New Orleans, which is located in Chicago, IL is a private, Roman Catholic university. In addition to over 11,420 undergraduate students, LUNO also boasts of over 5253 students in its postgraduate courses, taking the total enrollment to over 16,673. To teach various courses to the students, the school has employed a total of 1389 faculty. Loyola University New Orleans is home to an ethnically diverse student body. At LUNO around 45% are white, 19% belong to Hispanic ethnicity, and 17% are Black or African American. Further, around 90% of the students are 24 and under. When it comes to gender distribution at the varsity, around 66% of the students are females and 34% are males. The college has produced several achievers in its many years of existence and some of the notable alumni are Bob Newhart, Ian Brennan, Jennifer Morrison, and Michael R. Quinlan. The school believes in the all-round growth of the students and, hence encourages students to take part in several sporting activities, conducted inside the campus. Students taking admission here will notice that the university boasts of a decent sports infrastructure. A total of 216 programs, including both residential and online, are currently offered by LUNO. The university also has a long list of accreditations. It has been accredited by AACSB (Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business), ABET (Accreditation Board for Engineering and Technology, Inc.), APA (American Psychological Association), and ASHA (American Speech-Language-Hearing Association).

Location & Contact

Address

6363 Saint Charles Ave

Contact

Email: N/A
Phone: 5048652011
Fax: 5048653383
Request Info

Rankings

Forbes and US News provide rankings to the universities, which are trusted everywhere. But this is applicable only if the universities are located in the US. Considered one of the best publications when it comes to ranking universities, Forbes has placed Loyola University New Orleans at the 248th position on the latest list of top colleges. However, it is to be noted that the rankings are decided based on common metrics like acceptance rate, endowment, benefits, and SAT scores, among others.

Admissions

Application Deadline Deadline for application submissions. Please contact the school for more details.

FALSE

Acceptance Rate Percentage of applicants who are accepted in an Institution.

94%

SAT Range

1060 - 1240

ACT Range

22 - 28

Application Fee

FALSE$

SAT/ACT

Recommended

High School GPA

Required

Accept Common App

Yes

The admission to Loyola University New Orleans is fairly easy as the university takes in a few number of students. A non-refundable fee, along with the application form, is required to be deposited by the students, in order to complete the process. If the SAT score of a student lies in the range of 1050-1260, it would improve her chances. The average ACT score at Loyola University New Orleans is 25. However, those getting an ACT score less than 22 might also be offered admission. The candidates can apply for the courses online. However, in case they need information or want to feel the vibes, they visit the school's office at 6363 Saint Charles Ave, New Orleans, Louisiana 70118-6143. They can also call them at (504) 865-2011.

Annual Cost to Attend

Net Price Cost of attendance minus any grants and scholarships received.

$22,804

Average Annual Cost

$38,126

Books And Supplies

$1,276

Other Fees

$1,816

Room And Board The charges for an academic year for rooming accommodations and meals for a typical student.

$13,380

Budget For Other Expenses

$1,966

Total One Year Cost

$56,564

The next two things to keep in mind before applying to LUNO are the tuition fees and the cost of living during the course tenure. The total one-year cost on a full-time basis would be somewhere around $57,020. This cost consists of the average annual tuition cost ($40,842), books and supplies ($1,276), room and boarding ($12,936), and budget for other expenses ($1,966). Students can also explore numerous financial aid options offered by the university.

Academics

Highest Degree Offered The highest degree offered by the Institution.

NA

Student:Faculty Ratio

12:1

Full-Time Retention Rate Percent of the that re-enrolled at the institution as either full- or part-time in the current year.

85%

Part-Time Retention Rate Percent of the that re-enrolled at the institution as either full- or part-time in the current year.

50%

Academic Calendar

Semester

Research Funding per Student

$307

Faculty Overview

55%

Male Professors

45%

Female Professors

Non-traditional Learning

Evening Degree Programs

Teacher Certification

Distance Education

Study Abroad

Majors

Psychology, General

72 Graduates

Arts, Entertainment,and Media Manag...

45 Graduates

Business Administration, Management...

35 Graduates

Marketing

33 Graduates

Public Relations, Advertising, and...

25 Graduates

Rhetoric and Composition/Writing St...

24 Graduates

Biology, General

23 Graduates

Criminology

22 Graduates

Music

22 Graduates

Finance and Financial Management Se...

21 Graduates

Journalism

17 Graduates

Literature

15 Graduates

Political Science and Government

15 Graduates

Design and Applied Arts

14 Graduates

History

14 Graduates

International Business

14 Graduates

Sociology

13 Graduates

Business/Managerial Economics

12 Graduates

Social Sciences, General

11 Graduates

Accounting and Related Services

10 Graduates

Drama/Theatre Arts and Stagecraft

10 Graduates

Teacher Education and Professional...

10 Graduates

Natural Resources Conservation and...

9 Graduates

Chemistry

8 Graduates

Rehabilitation and Therapeutic Prof...

8 Graduates

Fine and Studio Arts

7 Graduates

Research and Experimental Psycholog...

6 Graduates

Romance Languages, Literatures, and...

6 Graduates

Liberal Arts and Sciences, General...

5 Graduates

Biochemistry, Biophysics and Molecu...

4 Graduates

English Language and Literature/Let...

4 Graduates

Philosophy

4 Graduates

Film/Video and Photographic Arts

3 Graduates

Management Sciences and Quantitativ...

3 Graduates

Physics

3 Graduates

Economics

2 Graduates

Mathematics

2 Graduates

Registered Nursing, Administration,...

2 Graduates

Area Studies

1 Graduates

Classics and Classical Languages, L...

1 Graduates

East Asian Languages, Literatures,...

1 Graduates

English Language and Literature, Ge...

1 Graduates

Ethnic, Cultural Minority, Gender,...

1 Graduates

Natural Sciences

1 Graduates

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Student Body

Undergraduate Students

2,982

Socio-Economic Diversity Percent of full-time, first-time students receiving an income-based Federal Pell Grant intended for low-income students.

32%

Full-time

90%

Part-time

10%

Students Gender

Male

36%

US National: 44%

Female

64%

US National: 56%

LGBTQIA STUDENT RESOURCE GROUPS

ON CAMPUS WOMEN'S CENTER

Race/Ethnicity

47% White

9% Unknown

16% Black

18% Hispanic

4% Two or more races

3% Non Resident alien

3% Asian

0% American Indian/Alaska native

0% Native Hawaiians/Pacific islander

Geographic Density

Geographic Density

High

0%

Unknown Location

61%

Out Of State

39%

In State

0%

Foreign

Economic Diversity

36% percentage of students who recieved an income-based Federal Pell Grant intended for low-income students.

Median Household Income

$67,760 per year

Campus Life

Housing

The students can reside on campus and 80% of Freshman Live On-Campus.

On Campus Housing Available

Yes

Freshmen Required to Live on Campus

No

Freshmen Live on Campus

80%

Undergrads in College Housing

49%

Averege Housing Cost

$7,430/year

Campus Food

The institution has several dining and meal plan options available to students and the average meal plan cost is around $5,370/year.

Meal Plan Available

Yes

Average Meal Plan Available

$5,370/year

Athletes

Division Sports Nickname

Wolfpack

School Colors

maroon and gold

Varsity Athletics Association

NAIA

Varsity Athletics Conference Primary

Not applicable

Total Male Athletes

94

Total Female Athletes

80

Intramural Sports

8

Sports Club

16

Sports Team (Men)

Baseball

Basketball

Cheerleading-Dance Team

Cross Country

Golf

Swimming and Diving

Tennis

Track and Field

Sports Team (Women)

Basketball

Cheerleading-Dance Team

Cross Country

Golf

Swimming and Diving

Tennis

Track and Field

Volleyball

Campus Safety

24-Hour Security Patrol

Yes

Campus Emergency Phones

Yes

24-Hour Escort Safety rides

Yes

Mobile Campus Emergency Alert

Yes

Students who want to enjoy the campus and lodging life can benefit from the on-campus housing facility provided by LUNO. The normal expense for on-campus housing is $12,936 per year. Loyola University New Orleans has several dining and meal plan options for its students and the average meal plan at LUNO costs around $5,400 per year. The university has taken a lot of measures to ensure the safety and security of its students. Some of these measures include campus emergency phones, 24-hr escort safety rides and mobile campus emergency alert. There are around 34% male and 66% female students enrolled at the university.

After Graduation

Median Earnings 6 Years After Graduation

$31,700/year

Median Earnings 10 Years After Graduation

$47,100/year

Median Total Debt After Graduation The median cumulative federal debt of undergraduate borrowers who graduated.

$0$100,000

$24,813

$27,000

Typical Monthly Loan Payment The median monthly loan payment for student borrowers who completed, if it were repaid over 10 years at a 4.53% interest rate.

$258 - 280

Outcomes 8 Years of Attending

Show data for students who

and started their studies

Out of 7,811 students

30% Graduated

10% Still Enrolled

15% Transfer

1% Withdraw

Financial Aid

Students Receiving Gift Aid Percent of undergraduate students awarded federal gift aid.

99%

Average Aid Per Year

$30,158

Students Receiving Federal Grants

35%

Average Aid Per Year

$5,208

Students Receiving State Aid

41%

Average Aid Per Year

$5,843

Students Receiving Institutional Grants

99%

Average Aid Per Year

$25,909

Average Grant & Scholarship by Family Income

Aid awarded based on the family income.

Income

Average Amount

< $30K

$36,026

$30K - $48K

$35,727

$48K - $75K

$34,026

$75K - $110K

$31,298

> $110K

$25,335

Total Needs based Scholarships/Grants

$1,221,416

Total Non-Needs based Scholarships/Grants

$13,207,272

In case the students at Loyola University New Orleans face any financial issues concerning the fees and cost of living, and find the same to be high, they can seek help from the financial aid department of the varsity. It focuses on settling the issues that students face, and candidates can be assisted with scholarships, grants, and student loans. The average financial aid at Loyola University New Orleans is around $25,497 and the federal grant is $4,994. The university provides financial assistance in the form of state-level aid worth $5,734 and institutional aid worth $25,497. The need-based scholarships awarded to students admitted to Loyola University New Orleans amount to $1,261,660 per annum. Meanwhile, the total non-need-based scholarships/grants awarded in a year total $69,615,911.

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