Open House Campus Community Resource Guide

Fall Open House – November 9, 2019

Prospective Student Audience

Our Fall Open House is typically attended by high school juniors and seniors, as well as transfer students. For most students, this will be their first visit to campus. This year, we are anticipating 1,200-1,500 guests on campus.

Event Program & Session Location

Please see the hyperlinked program for more information on Saturday's agenda and session locations. 

Parking & Arrival (please arrive to campus by 10:30)

Parking is available in the Triangle lot, with overflow on Cold Spring Lane if needed. Please check in with the admission representative at your session location between 10:30 and 10:45 a.m., before the first session begins at 11:05.

Academic & Special Interest Session Presentations (running from 11:05-12:40)

Please be prepared to present in 3 sessions, each lasting 25 minutes with 10 minute breaks between. Session times are listed below:

  • 11:05 – 11:30: Session I
  • 11:40 – 12:05: Session II
  • 12:15 – 12:40: Session III

Unlike the spring Accepted Student Open Houses, there is no information fair at this event. Following Session III, you may walk with your families over to lunch in Reitz Arena or enjoy lunch with colleagues in the Sellinger VIP Lounge.

Presentation PowerPoint or Slideshow

If you would like Event Services to set up your PowerPoint presentation in advance of your arrival, please send your presentation to Shanelle Grier no later than Tuesday, November 5.

Student Volunteers

We welcome and encourage you to recruit student volunteers to attend the open house with you and participate in the session and lunch. Additional blank name tags will be provided upon check-in at your session location.

Lunch (available from 10:30-2:00)

Presenters are welcome to enjoy lunch with fellow Loyola community members in the Sellinger VIP Lounge (College Center 4th floor) from 10:30 a.m. – 2:00 p.m. or alongside our visitors in Reitz Arena from 12:15 – 2:30 p.m.

Social Media

If you have a department social media account and would like to share your photos from the day with us, please tag us on Twitter or Instagram at @LOYOLAdmission!

Undergraduate Admission Contact Information

Should you need to contact an undergraduate admission staff member on Saturday, please please call our front desk at 410-617-2411, or email Kelly Lussier, assistant director,; or Shanelle Grier, admission representative,