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Loyola University Maryland
Baltimore, MD
Loyola University Maryland (formerly Loyola College in Maryland) is a church-affiliated, liberal arts university. Founded as a men's college in 1852, it adopted coeducation in 1971. Its 89-acre campus is located in a residential area of Baltimore.
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Institution Type Private
Coeducational Yes
Undergraduate Students 4,104
   Women 2,352 (57.3%)
   Men 1,752 (42.7%)
Graduate Students 1,980
Entrance Difficulty Moderately difficult
Overall Admission Rate 66% of 12,727 applicants were admitted
Early Action Offered Yes
Early Decision Offered Yes
Regular Admission Deadline January 15
Qualifications of Enrolled Freshmen
Average GPA 3.42
SAT Math 550-640 range of middle 50%
SAT Critical Reading 550-640 range of middle 50%
SAT Writing
ACT Composite 25-29 range of middle 50%
Selection of Students
Factor Very Important Important Considered Not Considered
Academic GPA X      
Standardized Tests     X  
Essay X      
Extracurricular Activities   X    
Cost of Attendance $62,750
  Tuition and Fees $46,430
  Room and Board $13,870
Average Percent of Need Met 89%
Average Freshman Award $33,250
Average Indebtedness of
2016 Graduates
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Academic Calendar System Semester
General Education/Core Curriculum Required
Full-Time Faculty Teaching Undergraduates 364
Regular Class Size 2-9 students: 9% of classes
10-19 students: 31% of classes
20-29 students: 40% of classes
30-39 students: 19% of classes
40-49 students: 0% of classes
50-99 students: 0% of classes
Over 100 students: 0% of classes
Baltimore Population 619,493
Nearest Metropolitan Area Washington, DC
Freshman Housing Guarantee Freshmen are guaranteed housing
Students in College Housing 98% of freshmen, 81% of all students
Athletic Conferences NCAA Division I
Mascot Greyhound
Ethnicity of Students from U.S. 0.1% American Indian/Alaskan Native
3.7% Asian
5.4% Black/African-American
9.7% Hispanic/Latino
3.1% Multi-race (not Hispanic/Latino)
0.1% Native Hawaiian/ Pacific Islander
77.7% White
0.3% Unknown
International Students 1.0%
First-Year Students Returning 87.0%
Students Graduating Within 4 Years 76.4%
Graduates Offered Full-Time Employment Within 6 Months 79%
Graduates Pursuing Advanced Study Directly Not reported