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Loyola University Maryland premiers as the first Jesuit university and the first school in Maryland in the season three finale of The College Tour, an Amazon Prime series hosted by Alex Boylan that features colleges and universities from around the country and the globe.
Loyola stars in this 30-minute episode led by 10 Loyola students who take viewers on a behind-the-scenes tour of academics, campus life, athletics, career preparation, Baltimore, and more. Through the stories of their unique experiences, they share what it’s like to be a Greyhound. Read the news release.Watch the full 30-minute episode
The Loyola DifferenceMore than ready. Loyola Ready.
We believe a Jesuit education acquired at Loyola University Maryland best prepares you for academic achievement, the new world of work, and a balanced, flourishing, and purposeful life. From our strong academic programs to the thoughtful mentorship and guidance from faculty, coaches, and mentors, Loyola will help you discover your true potential. You’ll graduate ready for anything—and ready for everything.
A Loyola University Maryland degree is one of the most valuable in the country, according to a study completed by Georgetown University’s Center on Education and the Workforce. Of the 4,500 universities included in the study, Loyola ranks in the top 2% in the nation for long-term return on investment (ROI), based on the average earning potential of alumni, relatively low average student debt, and a top graduate rate (83%).
Loyola University Maryland has once again made U.S. News & World Report’s Best Colleges list (2022), earning the No. 4 spot among Best Regional Universities in the North. Loyola, which has been ranked in the top five for more than a decade, is also named among the best schools in the region for Veterans, Undergraduate Teaching, Innovation, Service-Learning, and Value.
Loyola University Maryland is ranked in the top 7% nationally for highest mid-career salary potential of graduates in PayScale’s latest College Salary Report—and, separately, No. 2 among colleges in Maryland, second only to the United States Naval Academy. Loyola ranks No. 95 on PayScale’s list of more than 1,500 schools, with graduates who hold bachelor’s degrees reporting mid-career earnings of $125,800.
Academic Rigor & Excellence
A Jesuit liberal arts education requires depth of knowledge and breadth of experience; mastery of specific subjects and the ability to make connections across disciplines; critical thinking and thoughtful reflection. At Loyola, we have high academic expectations that foster our students’ development in all dimensions: intellectual, emotional, spiritual, athletic, and interpersonal.Explore academics at Loyola
Advising & Mentorship
Nothing sets Loyola apart more than the role mentorship and guidance—from dedicated faculty, coaches, administrators, staff, and other students—play in the student experience. Deep, meaningful, and sustained mentorship and guidance are the anchor of a Loyola education. Here, no two students have the same experience—because here, you are known personally and taught as an individual.Explore advising & mentorship
From your first day on campus to the day you graduate, you’ll ask and answer fundamental questions about who you are and what you love. You’ll discover and forge paths that connect your passions and values to your talents and aspirations—and you’ll leave here more than ready to define and find success and fulfillment in your career and life beyond Loyola.Explore Loyola's Career Center
Explore Our CampusWhere Greyhounds are born
Loyola’s main campus, affectionately referred to as Evergreen, is located in a residential neighborhood in north Baltimore. It encompasses 81 wooded acres and is an accredited arboretum. Students can often be found studying on the porch of the Humanities building, enjoying the lush Quad, participating in one of countless clubs, or cheering on our Patriot League teams.Explore campus and visit opportunities
Ready to become a Greyhound?
Our team is here to help you with the next stage of your journey. Reach out to us today!