The DOS is a valuable resource for advocacy, resources, and support for students. With our mission of helping students effectively navigate the University during times of personal difficulty, our team is committed to supporting your success at Loyola and beyond.
If there is an imminent threat to anyone's personal safety or if there is an emergency in progress, please call Campus Safety at 44-911 (from a campus landline) or 773.508.6039 (from a cell or non-campus phone).
Sexual assault is a public issue, one in which all of us can pledge to support one another. Watch Loyola's "It's On Us" video to learn more about ways you can make a positive difference to help end sexual assault.
Although the Departments of Education and Justice have changed their approach to transgender student rights, Loyola's mission and values continue to call us as a Loyola community to honor the dignity and rights of all students. READ MORE
In a time when many in our country and in our community are feeling hurt, targeted, excluded, and dismissed, the Office of the Dean of Students wishes students to know: we care about you, we stand with you, and we are here for you. LEARN MORE
Recently the DOS has been the subject of a social media campaign alleging the mishandling of sexual assault cases. The DOS wishes to clarify to the Loyola community that these allegations are untrue, and to reaffirm our commitment to providing competent, professional assistance to any student survivors who turn to us for help. LEARN MORE
As the 2016-17 Academic Year is well underway, all Loyola faculty and staff members are reminded of the services available through the Office of the Dean of Students and invited to utilize these services - including CARE, BCT, and others - to support students' well-being and safety both in and outside the classroom. LEARN MORE
Whether you live at home and commute to campus, or live with friends within the University district, living off-campus can be challenging. The Office of Off-Campus Student Life (OCSL) is here to assist you in your transition from living on-campus to off-campus or to help you stay connected to campus while living at home. LEARN MORE
The OSCCR provides accountability and support for students to aid in responsible decision-making and ethical development. We offer: mediation, conflict coaching, and other pathways for conflict resolution; the administration of student hearings for alleged misconduct; and training and educational initiatives. LEARN MORE