Loyola University Chicago

International Students & Scholars



  • Advising
    International Students and Scholars has walk-in hours Monday-Friday from 1:00pm to 3:00pm at Loyola's Lake Shore Campus in Sullivan Center Suite 206.  Walk-in hours are available at the Water Tower Campus Thursday afternoons by appointment only. If you are unable to attend walk in hours please call 773.508.3899 to schedule an appointment.  For the Medical Campus, please contact Janet Flores at 708.216.3606 or via e-mail at jflores@lumc.edu
  • English as a Second Language
    For those who are serious about learning English, the English as a Second Language (ESL) program offers a rigorous, intensive program that prepares second language learners for academic and professional work in English as used in the United States. ESL courses are available to Loyola students and applicants during Fall and Spring Semesters, and are open to all English-language learners during the summer.
  • Forms
    Requesting letters of enrollment, social security office, and reporting OPT and change of address.
  • International Student Handbook
    Useful information for incoming international students about Loyola, Chicago, finances, healthcare, and American culture and the university system.