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First Year Learning Communities

Welcome to Loyola University Chicago! Our Learning Community Program enhances the Loyola Experience by connecting students, faculty, and staff with shared passions. Learning Communities give you the opportunity to build unique relationships in close-knit communities based on shared areas of interest.
Beginning February 1, you will be able to rank your Learning Community Preferences after submitting your Housing Application/Contract through NextStop. Access to the application will begin about 24-hours after submitting your enrollment deposit. There is no additional deposit for housing.
Be sure to submit your Learning Community Preferences
You'll be able to indicate your interest in joining an LC on your application;
after your application is submitted you can rank your LC preferences.
Interested in FYRE (First Year Research Experience)?
You'll also need to submit a FYRE Application.
First Year Priority Application Deadline  |  May 1

Need help? Contact us or stop by our office in Simpson Hall.