Loyola University - New Orleans is a nonprofit private institution located in New Orleans, LA and provides a large number of program options for students. The school maintains a Roman Catholic affiliation, which is evident in the role it plays in program curriculums and daily life at the school. Enrollment at Loyola University - New Orleans exceeds four thousand yearly.
Areas of study available at Loyola University - New Orleans include but are not limited to:
- Legal Professions And Studies
- Health And Clinical Professions
- Visual And Performing Arts
- Communications And Journalism
The admissions process will begin with the submission of an application, transcripts, records, and standardized test scores, which are then evaluated by the admissions staff. Either the ACT or SAT exam can be taken in order to apply to Loyola University - New Orleans.
Scores between 23 - 29 on the ACT or 1150 - 1240 on the SAT are required to increase your chances for acceptance. Roughly 60 percent of all students that applied were accepted at Loyola University - New Orleans, with 25 percent of those admitted choosing to enroll. A full range of registration and admissions data can be found by visiting the school's portal or by requesting information here.
The cost of undergraduate tuition is nearly $37,000 annually. Tuition prices may change for a variety of reasons, and as such students should use the school's net price calculator to identify their personalized cost estimate of attendance. The price of on-campus housing is estimated to be $7,100 for the year. Loyola University - New Orleans may provide financial aid for students who are eligible by way of grants and loans.
Athletic programs are available at Loyola University - New Orleans through the NAIA, allowing students to compete in intercollegiate athletics. Available athletic programs offered may include the following:
- Baseball (NAIA Division I)
- Basketball (NAIA Division I)
- Track & Field (NAIA Division I)
- Tennis (NAIA Division I)
- Volleyball (NAIA Division I)
Admission Requirements & Details
The admissions information below may provide a better idea of the applicants Loyola University – New Orleans accepts. The details may include admissions application requirements and recommendations, as well as any college or dual credits that may be transferred.
College Credits Accepted
- Dual Credits
- AP Course Credits
Loyola University – New Orleans has a total student population of about 4,100. The student body is made up of 66% undergraduate students and 16% graduate students.
Estimated Costs & Financial Aid
The items listed below are for informational purposes only and may not represent current tuition, fees, and expenses.
Tuition & Fees Information
- Annual tuition is estimated to range between $36,000-$43,000 for both in-state and out-of-state students
- The estimated tuition for part time students is around $1,000 to $1,200 per unit
Financial Aid Details
The financial aid table below details the types of financial aid, along with the percent of students receiving aid, and on average the amount of aid per student per year.
|Percent of Students||Average Amount|
|Any Financial Aid||99%||-|
|Receiving Grants & Scholarships||99%||$23,203|
|Receiving Student Loans||89%||$5,542|
Academics & Student Services
Student ServicesTo help students and recent graduates, Loyola University – New Orleans may offer services including:
- Online course work available
- Night and weekend classes available
- Academic counseling for students
- Student employment
- Employment search assistance
- Day care
Loyola University – New Orleans has an overall graduation rate which is close to 55%.
|Number of Year to Graduate||Percent of Entering Class|
|Students Graduating in 4 Years||44%|
|Graduating in 5 Years||10%|
|Graduating in 6 Years||1%|
Specialized Programs & Accreditations
- Law Program
- Music Program
- Bachelor's Degree in Nursing (BSN) Program
- Nursing (MSN, DSN) Program
- Master's Degree in Nursing (MSN) Program
Loyola University – New Orleans is a Member of National Association of Intercollegiate Athletics (NAIA), with many of the sports being in the NAIA Division I classification. The most popular sports played are listed below:
- Baseball (Southern States Athletic Conference)
- Basketball (Southern States Athletic Conference)
- Track and Field (Southern States Athletic Conference)
The program list below is organized by areas of study. The programs that have a link will direct you to the program's profile page where you can learn more about education requirements and career pathways.
Get more information about the programs offered by Loyola University – New Orleans by clicking the request information to the right.
(C) Certificate or Award | (A) Associate's | (B) Bachelor's | (M) Master's Degree | (D) Doctorate (PhD,...)
Biological and Biomedical Sciences
Business and Marketing Studies
Communications and Journalism
Computer and Information Sciences
English Language and Literature
Ethnic Cultural and Gender Studies
Foreign Languages and Literature
Health and Clinical Professions
Legal Professions and Studies
Liberal Arts and Sciences
Mathematics and Statistics
Natural Resources and Conservation
Philosophy and Religious Studies
Security and Protective Services
Theology and Religious Vocations
Visual and Performing Arts
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Information displayed on this page has been obtained from Institution, State, and Federal data sources, including the US Dept. of Education's Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS) Survey 2010-2016. Information should be solely used for informational purposes only and may not be accurate for the current year. Contact Loyola University – New Orleans for official up-to-date information.