Admission Counselors

Tony Mantia

Admission Counselor

  • E-mail:  •  Phone: 773.508.6020
  • Hometown: St. Louis, MO
  • High School: Christian Brothers College
  • Degrees: BA in Advertising/PublicRelations, BA in Theatre, Loyola University Chicago
  • What I like most about Loyola: I love how Loyola integrates the city of Chicago into the classroom, the Jesuit mission, and the overall college experience. Students are able to gain real-world experience through research and internship opportunities in the city. Loyola offers a large number of service programs that enhance the greater Chicago community. Loyola provides a warm, state-of-the-art college campus immersed in the third largest city in America. It's the best place to grow into your own person.

  • Recruitment Areas:

    Outside Illinois:

    • Northern & Central Ohio
    • Pennsylvania
    • West Virginia

    High Schools in Illinois:

    • Antioch Community High School
    • Argo Community High School
    • Bartlett High School
    • Grant Community High School
    • Grayslake Community High School
    • Grayslake North Community High School
    • Lake Forest High School
    • Lake Zurch Senior High School
    • Lakes Community High School
    • Lockport Townshio High School
    • New Tech High at Zion Benton East
    • Reavis High School
    • Roycemore School
    • Streamwood High School
    • Tinley Park High School
    • Vernon Hills High School
    • Warren Township High School
    • Wauconda High School
    • Waukegan High School
    • Zion-Benton Township High School

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