Loyola University Maryland

Ignatius Scholars Program


There are three components to the Ignatius Scholars Program:

Ignatius Scholars Program

Sunday, August 12 - Saturday, Aug. 25, 2018

  • Student Arrival: Sunday, August 12
  • Student/Parent Reception: Sunday, August 12
  • Orientation: Sunday, August 12
  • Classes Begin: Tuesday, August 14
  • Program Concludes: Saturday, August 25

Snap Shot:

Time Event
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

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

2018 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