Loyola University ChicagoSchool Overview: Acceptance Rate, Tuition, and More

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Chicago, Illinois Private Nonprofit regional Accreditation

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$45,543

Avg tuition

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About Loyola University Chicago

Loyola University Chicago is a large private university located on an urban campus in Chicago, Illinois. It has a total undergraduate enrollment of 17,159, and admissions are selective, with an acceptance rate of 67%. The university offers 100 bachelor's degrees, has an average graduation rate of 74%, and a student-faculty ratio of 14:1. Tuition and fees for students are $45,543.

Admissions Breakdown

Acceptance Rate Insight

67% of students were accepted during the 2019-2020 school year. Sometimes schools with midrange acceptance rates have higher standards of entry but are still accessible to many students who apply.

Acceptance Rate 67%

Retention Rate 85%

Graduation Rate 74%

SAT & ACT

Students who attend this school typically have higher standardized test scores than students at other schools.

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SAT 25th-75th Percentile 1130-1320

ACT 25th-75th Percentile 25-30

Ways to Learn

Hybrid The program is a combination of on-campus and online learning and varies per program.
International Online classes are available for students around the world.

Learning Environment

This school has a student body of more than 15,000 students.

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67%

Female Student Population

14:1

Student to Faculty Ratio

17k

Students Enrolled

Demographics

White

56%

Hispanic

15%

Asian

11%

Black

7%

Two or more races

4%

Non-U.S. Citizen

4%

Unknown

2%

American Indian/Alaska Native

0%

Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander

0%

Socio-Economic Diversity

23% of students received an income-based federal Pell Grant intended for low-income students.

Financial Aid Breakdown

On average, students at this school receive more financial aid than students at other schools.

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Students Receiving Aid

Federal Grant Aid

24%

State Grant Aid

19%

Institution Grant Aid

98%

Pell Grant

23%

Average Aid Awarded
Federal Grant Aid $5,062
State Grant Aid $4,671
Institution Grant Aid $20,918
Pell Grant Aid $4,857
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Understanding Grants & Scholarships

Data collected from the Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS), [2019-2020]. In the absence of IPED data, information was collected directly from the school and is accurate as of the date of collection. Contact the school directly for the most current and complete information.