Loyola University Chicago

Summer Sessions


Current Students

Summer Sessions registration opens Monday, February 13, 2017 for current Loyola students, who may register for classes in LOCUS starting that day.

Summer Sessions registration opens for visiting students on Friday, February 17, 2017.

Please note that those who have already been admitted to Loyola as an undergraduate student for the fall semester do not need to submit a Summer Sessions application. However, incoming freshmen and transfer students do need to contact the following:

Visiting Undergraduate Students

The Undergraduate Admissions Office will start reviewing visiting student applications and making admission decisions starting January 30, 2017.

Visiting students must apply and be admitted to Loyola as non-degree students before enrolling in summer courses.

Application instructions: To apply, please click on the APPLY NOW link. If you have applied to, or have attended Loyola in the past, please log in as a returning user and use your email address to reset your password before you start the application process for summer 2017. If this is your first time applying to Loyola, click new user. Once in the application, please select the application Visiting/Non-degree Application. Complete and submit the application, indicating the entry term as Summer.

Questions about Transcripts:

Please note that summer visiting students do not need to submit official transcripts to be admitted to Loyola for Summer Sessions. This portion of the application will be waived for visiting students only. This does not apply to non-degree 2017 fall students or transfer students.

The Summer Sessions office will request proof of specific pre-requisites. In some cases, we will ask for an unofficial (or official) transcript from students interested in taking advanced chemistry, communication, biology, math, and business courses. For more information, please contact Maria Lettiere, Dean's Office, College of Arts & Sciences: 773.508.3548 or email summer-sessions@luc.edu.

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Registering for courses: Summer visiting students can enroll for courses in LOCUS starting on February 17, 2017.

Visiting Graduate Students

Application requirements for graduate and non-degree seeking students are different for each school or department. For more information, visit the Graduate and Professional Enrollment Management application (please choose the non-degree option). 

International Students

Only those students with a valid F-1 visa may apply for and take a Summer Sessions course. Immigration documents cannot be issued to anyone outside the U.S . who wishes to take only a course/courses during the summer term. Anyone on a visitor’s visa from another country is not eligible to take a course due to U.S. immigration regulations.  For more information, please email the International Office at iss@luc.edu.

Visiting Students for the John Felice Rome Center Programs

Visiting students to the Rome Center should apply using the application found at: http://www.luc.edu/rome/experiencerome/summerprograms/.

Contact Us

If you have questions about Summer Sessions, please call the College of Arts and Sciences at 773.508.3500 or e-mail: