Loyola University Chicago

Student Diversity & Multicultural Affairs

Student Life & Engagement

SDMA Welcome Week


SDMA Welcome Week Events 2015

2016 Events

Student of Color Welcome Reception

Tuesday, August 30, 2016 in Damen Multipurpose Room from 3:00pm-6:00pm.

The Department of Student Diversity & Multicultural Affairs welcomes new students of color and their families to the Loyola University Chicago community. Connect with our network of students, staff, and faculty and start building community at this annual event that celebrates your new beginning!

Student of Color Photo

Students at Student of Color Reception

LGBTQIA and Friends Reception

Thursday, September 1, 2016 in Damen Multipurpose Room from 5:00pm-7:00pm. 

SDMA welcomes new Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, Queer, Intersex, and Asexual students and their families to LUC. Join our network of students, staff, and faculty as we come together to honor your new beginning and share invaluable information about the campus and community resources available to support your transition to college life!

LGBTQIA & Friends Photo

Rainbow cupcakes at LGBTQIA & Friends Reception

One Love Open House 

Friday, September 2, 2016 from 12:00pm-3:00pm in Damen Suite 116 (SDMA Office)

‌You are invited to our annual One Love Open House.  Come enjoy Lickity Split custard & Paletas (Mexican popsicles), take a photo with LU Wolf, and learn more about our SDMA programs! All students, staff, and faculty are welcome.

One Love Photo

Student Shaniqua with LU Wolf at One Love Open House 2015