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Study Abroad

Summer Study Abroad- 2022 Offerings

In addition to our semester, year-long, and study tour options, Loyola also offers a number of independent and faculty-led summer programs. There is a minimum 2.5 cumulative GPA requirement for all summer programs. 

Please visit Summer Study Abroad for more information.

*COVID-19 STATEMENT: These programs could be cancelled depending on how the Covid-19 pandemic will evolve in the coming weeks and months.  A decision or update regarding possible cancellations will be announced in early February 2022.  All program deposits will be refunded if Loyola has to cancel these programs due to Covid-19 concerns or low enrollment.

2022 Opportunities

*NEW* PARIS, FRANCE (3 Credits) - Maymester 

Dates: in Paris May 23 (departure May 22) to June 4, then virtually until June 11, 2022

Director: Dr. Andrew Ross aross1@loyola.edu  Other contact: Dr. André Colombat Acolombat@Loyola.edu)

Course :  HS 300 level core and ML 300 level -   HS 315  -  The French Revolution and Napoleon

Cost: $3,850 (airfare not included).  Includes housing, breakfast, some meals, guided visits and field trips, local transportation.

Minimum: 12 participants

Application Deadline: First come, first served, until February 15, 2022.


*NEW* Murcia, Spain (3 Credits)

Dates: May 29 to June 23, 2022

Director: Señora María Ruiz Rosique mruizrosique@gmail.com . Other contact: Dr. André Colombat Acolombat@Loyola.edu)

Course: (3 credits) SN 104

Cost: $3,850 (airfare not included)

Includes: tuition, housing, breakfast (plus TBC 1 or 2 meals a day), visits and activities

Application Deadline:  February 15, 2022


Ballyvaughan, Ireland (4 credits)

Dates: Friday, May 20 to Saturday, June 4, 2022

Director: Dr. Bernadette Roche, broche@loyola.edu

Other contact: Dr. André Colombat, acolombat@loyola.edu

Courses (totaling 4 credits): BL302 Ecology of the Burren (3 credits) and BL303 Natural History and Culture of the Burren (1 credit)

Cost: $3,850 (airfare not included).  Includes tuition, housing, some meals, field trips and classroom space at Burren College of Art.

Minimum: 10 participants, maximum 12.

Application deadline: first come, first served until February 1, 2022.


Montpellier, France (3 credits)

Dates: June 3 to June 27, 2022

Director: Mme. Catherine Savell, csavell@loyola.edu

Courses: FR 101; FR 102; FR 103; FR 104; FR 202 (3 credits)

Cost: $ 3850 (airfare not included).  Includes some meals, activities, transportation in France and short stay in Paris.

Includes also tuition and housing.

Requires 10 participants.

Application deadline: Extended to February 15, 2022


Prague, Czech Republic (6 credits)

Dates: July 1-31, 2022

Director: Dr. Christy DeVader, cdevader@loyola.edu

2 Courses:  Ethics core; Sociology elective (6 credits) this course is cross listed as MG 419 Special Topics in Management and IB 470 Special Topics in International Business

Cost: $ 4,800 (airfare not included).  Includes tuition and housing, breakfasts and special meals, class trips and tours, cultural events, and transportation pass. 

Requires 13 participants.

Application deadline: First come first served until February 18, 2022


Balkans - Sarajevo, Bosnia, Serbia and Croatia (3 credits)

Dates: May 25 to June 17, 2022 

Director: Dr. Mary Kate Schneider mschneider5@loyola.edu

Courses: PS 300 or HS 300 (core) on conflict, peace, democratization, and development in the Balkans (3 credits) Also counts toward Global Studies Topic 2. 

Cost: $ 3,850 (excluding airfare), includes tuition, housing, some meals, and all ground transportation.

Requires 12 participants. All majors and class years may apply, including first-year students.

Application deadline: First come first served until February 15, 2022


Rome, Italy (3 credits)

Dates: May 25 (Departure May 24) to June 26, 2022

Director: Dr. Thomas McCreight, tmccreight@loyola.edu

Courses: IT 110; IT 103; IT 104; HS/CL 307 – Peace and War in Ancient Rome (counts for second History core; Global Studies, Topic 3; Italian Studies minor)  (3 credits)

Cost: $ 3,850 (airfare not included), covers tuition, housing, 5 breakfasts and 4 dinners per week, local transportation, group tours and activities.

Requires 10 participants.

Prerequisites: IT 102 or 161 (for 103); 103 (for 104); 1 HS 100-level (for CL/HS 307)

Application deadline: First come first served until  February 15, 2022, with non-refundable deposit of $750


Application Process

1) Attend an information session on your program or a meeting with your Program Director. Please see the full list of information sessions below.

2) Once step 1 (above) is completed, your Program Director will email the Office of International Programs with your name and Loyola ID number.

3) Submit your application electronically to the Office of International Programs using our online application portal before the deadlines indicated.