Want to impact the world? At Loyola University New Orleans, our students are encouraged to think creatively and build the foundation for a meaningful life of leadership and service.
Want to impact the world? At Loyola University New Orleans, our students are encouraged to think creatively and build the foundation for a meaningful life of Loyola offers a premium college experience focused on developing the whole person. By asking deep questions that inspire insight, our students learn to combine reflection and action: thinking about what is just and discovering ways to use their talents to improve the world.
From Loyola's Uptown location, our students head out into New Orleans to apply what they have learned, help others, and shape the city itself. We provide our students with internships that enable them to acquire the real-world experience and competitive edge that employers seek - as they become part of a global network of Jesuit universities and more than 1 million alumni.
Loyola was established in 1904 by Jesuit priests, firmly rooting the institution in the Jesuit beliefs of educating the whole person. Much of our colorful and distinguished history can be seen in those who call Loyola their alma mater: people who went on to become city leaders, teachers, scientists, attorneys, pharmacists, musicians, and business executives. Here, students use creative thinking to influence the world, amid the unique and vibrant setting of New Orleans. Are you ready?
Loyola University New Orleans, a Jesuit and Catholic institution of higher education, welcomes students of diverse backgrounds and prepares them to lead meaningful lives with and for others; to pursue truth, wisdom, and virtue; and to work for a more just world.