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Loyola University Maryland

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Loyola University Maryland is a Jesuit, Catholic university committed to the educational and spiritual traditions of the Society of Jesus and the development of the whole person. Accordingly, the University inspires students to learn, lead, and serve in a diverse and changing world. At Loyola, this means that the curriculum is rigorous and faculty expectations are high. With majors and minors in more than 40 academic fields, Loyola offers an undergraduate program grounded in the liberal arts, focused primarily on developing undergraduate students as well-rounded scholars and leaders who are distinctly prepared to succeed in every aspect of their lives. Our students come from diverse geographic, cultural, and ethnic backgrounds, which adds to the rich and varied experiences of our community. In addition, Loyola offers a variety of study abroad programs, exchanges, and affiliations in countries such as Spain, New Zealand, Greece, South Africa, Thailand, and Australia. Loyola also has a strong community service program, Reserve Officer Training Corps (ROTC) program, and athletic program. Loyola competes in the Patriot League, fielding teams in eight men's and nine women's sports. Graduate degrees at the master’s and doctoral levels are also available in a wide range of programs and areas of study. The university is comprised of the School of Education, the Sellinger School of Business and Management, and Loyola College—the university’s college of arts and sciences. Loyola also operates Clinical Centers in Baltimore and has two graduate centers in Timonium, Maryland, and Columbia, Maryland.
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    The Rev. Francis X. Knott, S.J., Humanities Building adds Tudor beauty and a rich history to the Evergreen campus.
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    Loyola faculty offer personalized attention and encourage students to challenge themselves.
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    Loyola’s history and exceptional education are based in Jesuit values, including a commitment to educating the whole person—mind, body, and spirit.
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    The Sellinger School of Business and Management offers degree programs for both undergraduate and graduate students.
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    Loyola students change classes as they walk across the university’s picturesque campus.
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    Students of all denominations visit Alumni Memorial Chapel for prayer, reflection, and time to gather as a community.
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  • "Employers are impressed when they meet a student who works 20 hours a week in addition to taking five classes, it sets me apart from other applicants."
    Tucker Bentley
    Maller Wealth Associates
    Loyola University Maryland
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    "Baltimore is able to provide a wealth of educational and professional opportunities that other cities would be hard pressed to match, especially for students focused on a career in healthcare."
    Michael Saltzman
    Master of Science in Clinical Psychology
    Loyola University Maryland
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  • Annie Malady
    "I applied to schools in Baltimore, New York, Chicago, and Boston. Baltimore, though, was a city that I immediately fell in love with when I visited."
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    Loyola University Maryland
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  • Quick Facts


    At Loyola students enjoy a 11:1 student-to-faculty ratio, as well as numerous ways to get involved in any of the more than 170 clubs and organizations on campus.


    Loyola’s vibrant campus community is located on North Charles Street in Baltimore, minutes north of downtown and south of Towson.

    Private University

    A Catholic, Jesuit comprehensive university in Baltimore, Loyola University Maryland is committed to the ideals of liberal education and the development of the whole person.

    Student to Faculty ratio



    The Loyola Greyhounds compete in eight men's and nine women's Division I sports in the Patriot League. In 2012 the men’s lacrosse team won the NCAA Division I Championship and, in 2016, advanced to the Final Four.


    Total Enrollment: 6,084
    Undergraduate: 4,104
    Graduate: 1,980


    Women: 57%
    Men: 43%

    In-State vs. Out of State

    In-State: 18%
    Out of State: 82%

    Domestic vs. International

    Domestic: 99%
    International: 1%
  • Academics

    Loyola University Maryland offers more than 35 undergraduate and nine graduate programs through its three schools: Loyola College (Arts and Sciences), the Sellinger School of Business and Management, and the School of Education. Loyola features a chapter of Phi Beta Kappa, the nation's oldest academic honor society.

    Loyola offers the following undergraduate degrees:

    • Bachelor of Arts (B.A.) in 23 fields
    • Bachelor of Science (B.S.) in 6 fields
    • Bachelor of Science in Engineering (B.S.E.) with 4 concentrations
    • Bachelor of Business Administration (B.B.A.) in 2 fields

    Loyola offers graduate programs in the following areas:

    Degree Programs

    50+ Bachelors, 30+ Masters, 2 Doctoral, and Post-Bac & Post-Masters Certificates

    Featured Programs

    Montessori Education (Graduate)

    MAT - Master of Arts in Teaching

    MBA- Emerging Leaders MBA

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    Loyola College of Arts and Sciences

    School of Education

    Sellinger School of Business and Management

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  • Contact Information


4501 North Charles Street
Baltimore, Maryland 21210
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