Loyola University Chicago

Summer Scholars

About Us

The Pre-College Summer Scholars program:

  • Is open to high school students who have successfully completed their freshman, sophomore, or junior year, enabling them to enroll in undergraduate courses at Loyola University Chicago
  • Allows students to choose between for-credit and non-credit academic options 
  • Gives students the option to live on campus or commute from home
  • Sets meetings with advisors and other campus partners to discuss the college admission process, on-campus social and cultural life, and Loyola’s commitment to service and social justice
  • Conducts tours of the library, laboratories, and other facilities, and has program participants meet with other student groups in residence at Loyola
  • Engages students in on-campus recreation and introduces them to cultural arts, sports, and service-based activities in Chicago
  • Help students discover what residential life is like at a great urban university