Loyola University Chicago


Center for Experiential Learning

Faculty Development Programs

The Center for Experiential Learning provides a number of professional development programs for faculty and staff in collaboration with Loyola’s Faculty Center for Ignatian Pedagogy.

CEL Faculty Guide

You can download the CEL Faculty Guide and contact the CEL team for consultations.

Fall 2018 Programming

Experiential Learning Faculty Certificate Program: In collaboration with Marquette University’s Center for Teaching and Learning/Service-Learning Program, Loyola’s Center for Experiential Learning is launching a new faculty development program for Loyola’s faculty to build strategies in teaching experiential learning courses. This educational development program provides workshops focused on integrated course design, implementing experiential learning, working with community partners, and facilitating critical reflection.

Communities in Solidarity Program: The Communities in Solidarity program is funded through Plan 2020: Building a More Just, Humane, and Sustainable World, Loyola’s strategic plan 2015-2020. This program consists of two initiatives from the Center for Experiential Learning, an immersion for faculty and staff in Rogers Park and Edgewater more directly in order to create more Engaged Learning opportunities for Loyola students, and funding for engaged learning course connected with Rogers Park and Edgewater.

Writing Within the Jesuit Tradition WorkshopsCo-sponsored by the Center for Experiential Learning and the Faculty Center for Ignatian Pedagogy, this program is offered to provide scholar-practitioners currently doing academic research and writing an opportunity to work together to explore the resources and opportunities available to Loyola University Chicago faculty and staff.  

You can download the CEL Faculty Guide and contact the CEL team for consultations.