Loyola University Maryland

Ignatius Scholars Program


There are three components to the Ignatius Scholars Program:

Ignatius Scholars Program

Sunday, August 9 - Sunday, August 23, 2020

  • Student Arrival: Sunday, August 9
  • Welcome Reception: Sunday, August 9
  • ISP Orientation: Sunday, August 9
  • Classes Begin: Tuesday, August 11
  • Program Concludes: Sunday, August 23

Snap Shot:

Time Event
9:15 a.m.  Breakfast
10 a.m. Session - Critical Reading/Writing
11:20 a.m. Session - Math
12:45 p.m. Group Lunch 
1:30 p.m. Study Hall/Academic Advising Meeting
2:45 p.m. Workshop (time management, study skills, life at Loyola, etc.)
4 p.m. Study Time

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 Adventure – sponsored by Recreation and Wellness
  • F.I.R.S.T. (Find.Ignite.Reflect.Serve.Transition) – sponsored by Campus Ministry
  • Experience: Baltimore! – sponsored by Center for Community Service and Justice

2020 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