Welcome to Loyola!

Class of 2020, here's what to do after Summer Orientation:

Now that you've attended Summer Orientation, you may be wondering what to do next. Use this list of next-steps as a guide between now and September 1 (first-year move-in day). We look forward to seeing you back on campus this fall!

Check your Loyola email address frequently

All emails will be sent to your Loyola account (not your personal account), so it is very important that you check your Loyola email frequently.

For questions about your email account or ID number please contact the office of technology services at 410-617-5555.

Attend a Summer Send-Off

Loyola parents and alumni invite you and your student to meet other members of the Class of 2020 and their families at one of the following events in your area.

Light refreshments will be served and members of the Loyola University Maryland staff, alumni, and current families look forward to meeting you at these events.

  • July 20, 2016 – Summer Send-Off – Long Island, NY
  • July 21, 2016 – Summer Send-Off – Kinnelon, NJ
  • July 27, 2016 – Summer Send-Off – Malvern, PA
  • August 2, 2016 – Summer Send-Off – Wakefield, RI
  • August 3, 2016 – Summer Send-Off – Fairfield, CT
  • August 4, 2016 – Summer Send-Off – Hebron, CT
  • August 16, 2016 – Summer Send-Off – Syracuse, NY
  • August 17, 2016 – Summer Send-off – Wellesley, MA
  • August 23, 2016 – Summer Send-Off – Arnold, MD

For more information and to register for these events, please visit www.loyola.edu/join-us/summer-send-off.

Complete the University health form by July 25

A mailing will be sent to your home address regarding health and immunization requirements for all full-time undergraduate students. It is recommended that you make an appointment with your health care provider when you receive this information so that you can have your health form completed and receive any necessary vaccinations. Students who do not submit their completed health form by July 25, 2016 will be unable to move into their residence hall in the fall. For additional information, visit the student health services web page at www.loyola.edu/department/studenthealth or call 410-617-5055.

Submit final tuition payment by August 1

To submit your final tuition payment, visit www.loyola.edu/sas or call 410-617-5047.

Complete "Think About It" Part 1 by Aug. 30

Think About It prepares new college students for the unique challenges and responsibilities of college life. Focusing on minimizing risks associated with alcohol, drugs, and sexual violence, Think About It takes a harm-reduction approach that resonates with students and results in a healthy campus culture.

Resident students may not check into the residence halls until Part 1 is complete.

Information and instructions about Think About It will be sent via Loyola email to students on August 1, 2016.

Watch for information about the required Academic Integrity Tutorial

The Academic Integrity Tutorial introduces the Honor Code, and is designed to help you know what academic integrity means at Loyola. Completion of the tutorial is not due until October 28 (note the corrected due date), but you may want to finish it earlier. You will automatically be enrolled in the tutorial on Moodle.loyola.edu before classes begin.

Enroll in or waive Loyola’s health insurance

In an effort to ensure students’ physical and financial health, Loyola University Maryland requires all full-time domestic/international Undergraduate students to have health insurance during the 2016-17 academic year. You are required to either enroll in or waive the insurance coverage offered by the University. Action must be taken. Students who wish to waive coverage must have comparable coverage based on Loyola’s waiver criteria. Additional information regarding the school sponsored health insurance plan and how to either enroll/waive will be sent to the students via email. Postcards will also be sent to the home address in early June.

Complete extra health forms (varsity athletes only)

If you plan to play intercollegiate varsity athletics, you must complete the additional health forms and information by August 1, 2016.The forms will be sent to you electronically via email from the athletics department.

Register with Disability Support Services (if applicable)

All students with documented disabilities should register with Disability Support Services. This office arranges services and accommodations for students with disabilities in order to provide academic, physical, and electronic access to all University programs. Students will be required to provide current and comprehensive documentation of disabilities. Visit the Disability Support Services website for more information.