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Loyola University New Orleans
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  • 4 Year
  • NEW ORLEANS, LA

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Report Card

grade B+
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Academics
    grade B+
  2. Value
    grade B minus
  3. Diversity
    grade A
  4. Campus
    grade B+
  5. Athletics
    grade B minus
  6. Party Scene
    grade A+
  7. Professors
    grade A
  8. Location
    grade A
  9. Dorms
    grade C
  10. Campus Food
    grade B
  11. Student Life
    grade A
  12. Safety
    grade B

About

6363 SAINT CHARLES AVE
NEW ORLEANS, LA 70118
Athletic Division
NAIA
Athletic Conference
Southern States Athletic Conference
From Loyola University New Orleans

Loyola University New Orleans, a Jesuit and Catholic institution, welcomes students of diverse backgrounds and prepares them to lead meaningful lives with and for others. Located on historic oak-lined St. Charles Avenue in the Uptown neighborhood, we’re directly across from Audubon Park and 20 minutes from the French Quarter and downtown New Orleans. With 110 undergraduate programs and 36 graduate and professional programs, Loyola prepares students to do anything. Today our students come from around the world and use creative thinking to influence the world amid the unique and vibrant setting of New Orleans. At Loyola, you're more than a major. You're an entrepreneur, an artist, a scientist, a musician or some combination. Your neighbors will be makers and doers like you, and your teachers will guide you towards greatness. On this campus, you don't have to limit yourself. You can do everything that matters to you. Apply now and come to a place where you’ll create something meaningful.

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Loyola University New Orleans Rankings

Niche rankings are based on rigorous analysis of key statistics from the U.S. Department of Education and millions of reviews.

Admissions

Application Deadline
April 15
Acceptance Rate
72%
SAT Range
1050-1260
ACT Range
22-28
Application Fee
$0
SAT/ACT
Neither required nor recommended
High School GPA
Required
Accepts Common App
Yes

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Cost

Net Price
$22,596 / year
National
$15,523
Average cost after financial aid for students receiving grant or scholarship aid, as reported by the college.
Average Total Aid Awarded
$31,848 / year
National
$7,535
Students Receiving Financial Aid
99%

Scholarship

Academics

Professors
grade A
Based on faculty accomplishments, salary, student reviews, and additional factors.
Student Faculty Ratio
10:1
Evening Degree Programs
Yes
82%
of students agree that professors put a lot of effort into teaching their classes. 60 responses
71%
of students agree that it is easy to get the classes they want. 75 responses
57%
of students agree that the workload is easy to manage. 74 responses

Majors

Online

Online Programs Offered
2
Offers Online Courses
Yes
Online Certificate Programs
1
Online Associates Programs
0
Online Bachelor's Programs
1
How Students Learn
  • Mix of Online and on Campus
    92%
  • On Campus
    1%
  • Online
    8%

Students

Full-Time Enrollment
2,955 Undergrads
Part-Time Undergrads
264
Undergrads Over 25
9%
Pell Grant
41%
Varsity Athletes
9%
Poll
What one word or phrase best describes the typical student at this school?
Based on 46 responses
  • Open minded
    43%
  • Artsy
    26%
  • Welcoming
    22%
  • Drug-Induced
    2%
  • Nerdy
    2%
  • Outgoing
    2%
  • Stressed
    2%

Campus Life

Freshmen Live On-Campus
75%
Poll
56%
of students say that Greek life is average, and no one will treat you differently if you don't join. 78 responses
Poll
66%
of students say varsity sporting events are attended, but not a huge part of campus life. 97 responses
Poll
What one word or phrase best describes your school?
Based on 47 responses
  • Diverse
    43%
  • Musician friendly
    21%
  • Open
    15%
  • Community
    13%
  • Whatever you make it
    6%

After College

Median Earnings 6 Years After Graduation
$47,100 / year
National
$33,028
Graduation Rate
59%
National
49%
Employed 2 Years After Graduation
91%
National
83%
72%
of students feel confident they will find a job in their field after graduation. 39 responses

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Rating 3.82 out of 5  991 reviews
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