Loras College

1450 Alta Vista - Dubuque, IA 52001
  • Region: Plains States
  • Campus Setting: City
  • Size: Small

Loras is a premier Catholic liberal arts institution, educating principled thinkers, dedicated to the total development of the student. Small enough to be personal, large enough to offer a wide variety of quality academic programs, Loras offers a comprehensive and caring community. Relating the rich liberal arts tradition to a changing world, Loras strives to develop active learners, reflective thinkers, ethical decision makers and responsible contributors in their diverse professional, social, and religious roles.

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About Loras College

Loras College prepares you to seek truth through faith and reason, grow personally and intellectually, and enrich the lives of those around you. At the heart of your Loras education lies the nurturing of your critical thinking abilities and intellectual flexibility. Through intimate class settings and strong student-faculty bonds, we foster transformative learning and vibrant exploration. Guided by our Catholic values, our foundational curriculum introduces you to ethics, philosophy, and theology, promoting open-mindedness and respectful dialogue, ultimately lighting the path toward a brighter future.

Mission Statement

Loras, as a Catholic liberal arts college, creates a community of active learners, reflective thinkers, ethical decision-makers and responsible contributors in diverse professional, social and religious roles.