Loyola University Maryland

Modern Languages & Literatures

International photo collage

أهلا بك Willkommen! Bienvenue! Bienvenidos! Benvenuti! 欢迎 

Italian Students cooking demonstration
  • Arabic (links to resources page)
  • Chinese (minor)
  • French (major / minor)
  • German (language)
  • Italian (minor)
  • Spanish (major / minor)
  • Majors and minors are available in Chinese, German, French, Spanish, and Comparative Cultures and Literary Studies, as well as affiliate minors in Italian and Latin American and Latino Studies.

    LALS Minor Julia McClean is completing a most coherent course of study at Loyola

    Julia McClean '20 knew before she came to Loyola that she was interested in Latin America and wanted to study abroad in Buenos Aires, Argentina. Planning ahead, she made appropriate decisions planning her academic program to get there.  Read more about Julia.

    New Non-Credit Online Refresher Courses Now Available

    These non-credit online language refreshers contain explanations and exercises to help students review the appropriate Introductory and/or Intermediate levels. Students can navigate through the refresher according to their level and desired goal.

    Learn more about these online refresher courses on our Core Language Requirement page.

    Prof. Catherine Savell accepting an awardMs. Catherine Savell awarded the Center for Humanities Affiliate Teaching Award in 2018

    Ms. Catherine Savell, who teaches French in the department, was awarded the Center for Humanities Affiliate Teaching Award in October 2018. The department feels fortunate to have a dedicated instructor like her. Congratulations, Catherine!

    Nora Benedict

    Nora Benedict

    Nora credits her Loyola education with affording her critical thinking skills and relationships with faculty, both of which inspired a career in academia

    English, Spanish
    Loyola students pose in front of Christ Church Cathedral in downtown Montreal
    Academic Opportunities

    Montreal Study Tour

    Loyola’s French students get the opportunity to explore Montreal during an international weekend excursion.