Loyola University Maryland

Ignatius Scholars Program


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There are three components to the Ignatius Scholars program:

Ignatius Scholars Program

Sunday, August 14 - Saturday, Aug. 28, 2016

  • Student Arrival: Sunday, August 14
  • Student/Parent Reception: Sunday, August 14
  • Orientation: Sunday, August 14
  • Classes Begin: Tuesday, August 16
  • Program Concludes: Friday, August 26

Snap Shot:

8:30 a.m. Breakfast
9 a.m. Session - Critical Reading
10:30 a.m. Session - Writing/Math
Noon Lunch with Faculty/Staff mentor 
1:30 p.m. Session - Math/Writing
3 p.m. Workshop (time management, study skills, life at Loyola, etc.)
4 p.m. Study Time
6 p.m. Dinner
7 p.m. Orioles Game at Camden Yards

Special enrichment activities and cultural excursions have been planned for various evenings and weekends including a community service project, cultural tours around Baltimore, and various social activities.

Pre-Fall Programs

Students will participate in one of Loyola's four Pre-Fall programs. The programs are:

  • Multicultural Awareness Program (MAP) - sponsored by ALANA Services
  • Outdoor Adventures – sponsored by Recreational Sports
  • F.I.R.S.T. (Find.Ignite.Reflect.Serve.Transition) – sponsored by Campus Ministry
  • Experience: Baltimore! – sponsored by Center for Community Service and Justice

2016 Fall Semester

The fall semester component consists of:

  • Bi-weekly group meetings with an Academic Advising administrator who will provide academic support and strategies
  • Participating in Messina, premier living learning program, as part of their first-year schedule  
  • Weekly individual meetings with an Academic Advising administrator
  • Ten study hours per week in The Study