2023-2024 CATALOG

The Academic Catalog is the official listing of courses, programs of study, academic policies and degree requirements for Loyola University Chicago. It is published every year in advance of the next academic year.

School of Law

Academic excellence. Service for others. A focus on values and ethics.

It adds up to a superior legal education at Loyola University Chicago's School of Law. Combined with top-notch, accessible faculty who provide support and encouragement to students, Loyola University Chicago's legal education prepares you for a successful career as a practitioner, judge, legislator, administrator, business person or other endeavors.

The Loyola University Chicago School of Law curriculum:

  • Provides you with the substantive knowledge required for effective and responsible participation in the legal profession
  • Fosters your appreciation of the increasingly complex, global, diverse and interdisciplinary nature of law and legal practice
  • Promotes your development in a range of lawyering and professional skills
  • Provides substantial opportunities for your participation in real-life practical experiences and pro bono activities
  • Develops your understanding of the fundamental values of the legal profession
  • Promotes the Jesuit values of social justice and service to others
  • Instills the idea of law as a learned profession that requires a lifelong commitment to learning, leadership and professional development
  • Serves the School of Law academic mission