Loyola University Chicago

Office of the President

Community Messages

  • Community message

    Financial Planning Working Groups

    Jo Ann Rooney, JD, LLM, EdD, provides an update on the Loyola’s finances, including the creation of five University-wide working groups to advise the Budget Review Team.
  • Message to Dreamer Committee

    Response to Dreamer Committee’s annual report

    Jo Ann Rooney, JD, LLM, EdD; John P. Pelissero, PhD; and Margaret Faut Callahan, CRNA, PhD, FNAP, FAAN, respond to the Dreamer Committee’s annual report.
  • MESSAGE TO FACULTY AND STAFF

    Michael F. Andrews, PhD, Appointed Director of the John Felice Rome Center

    In a letter to faculty and staff, Jo Ann Rooney, JD, LLM, EdD, and John P. Pelissero, PhD, announce the appointment of Michael F. Andrews, PhD, as the next director of the John Felice Rome Center.
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  • COMMUNITY MESSAGE

    Just Employment Task Force Update

    Jo Ann Rooney, JD, LLM, EdD, shares an update on the Just Employment Task Force as the membership of the group has been identified and work has commenced.
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  • COMMUNITY MESSAGE

    Our Commitment to Diversity

    Jo Ann Rooney, JD, LLM, EdD, reinforces that the Loyola community is made stronger because of its diversity.
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  • MESSAGE TO STUDENTS

    Tuition Information for Academic Year 2017-18

    Jo Ann Rooney, JD, LLM, EdD, shares information regarding tuition and fees for the 2017–2018 academic year and provides an update on the University's financial health.
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  • COMMUNITY MESSAGE

    2017 Spring Semester Update

    Jo Ann Rooney, JD, LLM, EdD, provides updates regarding important initiatives being advanced this semester.
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  • MESSAGE TO FACULTY AND STAFF

    Harassment Prevention Training

    Jo Ann Rooney, JD, LLM, EdD, announces the launch of online, interactive Harassment Prevention Training required for full-time faculty and full-time and part-time staff members.
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  • Community Message

    Addressing an Off-Campus Gender-Based Violent Crime

    Title IX Coordinator and Senior Vice President for Administrative Services Thomas M. Kelly reiterates the University's no-tolerance stance on violence and resources available to faculty, staff, and students.
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  • Community Message

    A Christmas Message from Dr. Rooney

    Jo Ann Rooney, JD, LLM, EdD, wishes the Loyola community a blessed holiday season and a hope-filled New Year.
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  • MESSAGE TO FACULTY AND STAFF

    Christmas Holiday and Invitation to the University Christmas Reception

    Loyola faculty and staff are invited to enjoy food and drink with colleagues under the Damen Student Center Christmas tree at the annual Christmas Reception and informed about the University's plan to close the entire week following Christmas (December 26-30).
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  • Community Message

    Statements of Support

    In a letter to the campus community, Jo Ann Rooney, JD, LLM, EdD, shared that she has joined with presidents of the Association of Jesuit Colleges and Universities in signing a statement in support of undocumented students and all students, faculty, and staff, regardless of their faith traditions.
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  • Community Message

    Happy Thanksgiving

    Jo Ann Rooney, JD, LLM, EdD, shared her Thanksgiving message with Loyola students, faculty, and staff.
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  • Community Message

    Coming Together as a University Community

    Jo Ann Rooney, JD, LLM, EdD, asks the Loyola community to model civil discourse and respectful dialogue, and to recommit to Cura Personalis.
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  • Community Message

    Celebrate Ignatian Heritage Month

    Jo Ann Rooney, JD, LLM, EdD, invited the Loyola community to celebrate Ignatian Heritage Month in November and announced the 2016 Martyrs Award recipient.
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  • Community Message

    New Superior General Elected

    Jo Ann Rooney, JD, LLM, EdD, shared the news with the Loyola community that the 36th General Congregation has elected a new Superior General of the Society of Jesus, Father Arturo Sosa Abascal, S.J.
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  • Community Message

    Organizational Announcement

    On September 22, Jo Ann Rooney, JD, LLM, EdD, announced leadership and organizational changes to the Loyola community.
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  • Community Message

    Welcome New Students

    Jo Ann Rooney, JD, LLM, EdD, welcomes the largest incoming class in University history and invites the Loyola community to participate in this year's Welcome Week events.
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