Loyola University New Orleans: Statistics

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#1680 of 14,131 In the World
#488 of 2,597 In North America
#441 of 2,496 In the United States
#7 of 27 In Louisiana
#4 of 9 In New Orleans
#410 of 1,000 For Human Rights Law
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Religion
Roman Catholic
Acceptance rate
72%
Average SAT
1145
Average ACT
24
Avg. cost to attend
$22,596 /y
Aid receiving
99%
Undergraduates
3,219
Graduates
1,278
Male:Female Ratio
32:68
Control
Private
not-for-profit
Highest Degree
Doctor's degree
Website
loyno.edu

Loyola University New Orleans Acceptance rate and Admissions statistics

Total Men Women
Acceptance Rate 72% 71% 73%
Applicants 6,259 2,016 4,243
Admissions 4,531 1,424 3,107
Freshmen enrolled full time 765 261 504
Freshmen enrolled part time 2 2

3,709 students enrolled in some distance education courses.

734 enrolled exclusively in distance education.

SAT scores

Among admitted applicants
311 or 41%
submitted SAT

25% of them
had 1050
or below

75% of them
had 1240
or below

Typical SAT scores of first-years in Loyola University New Orleans are 1050-1240 (middle 50% range).

ACT scores

Among admitted applicants
490 or 65%
submitted ACT

25% of them
had 21
or below

75% of them
had 26
or below

Typical ACT scores of first-years in Loyola University New Orleans are 21-26 (middle 50% range).

Admissions requirements

Formal demonstration of competencies Required
Recommendations Required
SAT/ACT Required
Secondary school GPA Required
Secondary school record Required
TOEFL Required
College-preparatory program Recommended
Secondary school rank Recommended
Other Tests Neither required nor recommended

Enrollment by race or ethnicity

White 2167 (48%)
Black or African American 788 (18%)
Hispanic 754 (17%)
Race or Ethnicity unknown 360 (8%)
Two or more races 170 (4%)
Asian 131 (3%)
Nonresident Alien 96 (2%)
Native Hawaiian or other Pacific Islander 8 (0.2%)
American Indian or Alaska Native 7 (0.2%)

Costs per year: Tuition, Housing, Fees

Net average cost to attend
$22,596/year
Average aid awarded
$31,848
Students receiving aid
99%

Average costs by household income

<$30K $16,607
$30-48K $17,011
$48-75K $17,504
$75-110K $22,632
$110K+ $27,355

Tuition and fees

UndergraduatesGraduates
Tuition in-district $40,288$16,322
Tuition in-state $40,288$16,322
Tuition out-of-state $40,288$16,322
Fee in-district $1,990$1,584
Fee in-state $1,990$1,584
Fee out-of-state $1,990$1,584

Room and board price

Dormitory capacity 1,493
Combined charge for room and board $13,606
Room charge $7,688
Meal charge $5,918

Loyola University New Orleans Majors

Major Bachelor's Master's Doctoral
Law 167
Family Practice Nurse & Nursing 46 10
Psychology, General 52
Criminology 25 23
Business & Commerce, General 41
Music Management 41
Registered Nursing, Nursing Administration, Nursing Research and Clinical Nursing, Other 39
Theological and Ministerial Studies, Other 35
Creative Writing 22
Journalism 22
Business Administration and Management, General 19
Finance, General 19
Mental Health Counseling & Counselor 19
Public Relations, Advertising, and Applied Communication 19
Accounting 16
Biology & Biological Sciences, General 16
Arts, Entertainment, and Media Management, Other 15
Marketing & Marketing Management, General 15
Sociology, General 15
Music Therapy & Therapist 5 9
Cinematography and Film & Video Production 12
Music, General 12
General Literature 11
Registered Nursing & Registered Nurse 11
Computer and Information Sciences, General 10
Secondary Education and Teaching 10
Design and Visual Communications, General 9
Fine & Studio Arts, General 9
History, General 9
Multi- & Interdisciplinary Studies, General 9
Political Science and Government, General 9
Music Teacher Education 8
Digital Communication and Media & Multimedia 7
Jazz & Jazz Studies 7
Biochemistry 6
Business & Managerial Economics 6
Drama and Dramatics & Theatre Arts, General 6
English Language and Literature & Letters, Other 5
Environmental Science 5
Musical Theatre 5
Biophysics 4
Business Statistics 4
Environmental Studies 4
Mathematics, General 4
Physics, General 4
American & U.S. Law & Legal Studies & Jurisprudence 3
International Business & Trade & Commerce 3
Nursing Administration 3
Philosophy 3
Philosophy, Other 3
Voice and Opera 2 1
Christian Studies 2
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities, Other 2
Multi- & Interdisciplinary Studies, Other 2
Music Performance, General 2
Music Theory and Composition 2
Ancient & Classical Greek Language and Literature 1
Arts, Entertainment, and Media Management, General 1
Economics, General 1
Forensic Chemistry 1
Natural Sciences 1
Nursing Education 1
Nursing Practice 1
Organic Chemistry 1
Religion & Religious Studies 1
Research and Experimental Psychology, Other 1
Social Sciences, General 1
Grand Total 505 232 178
Total Men Women
Graduation rate 59% 61% 58%
  • Full-time retention rate - 83%
  • Part-time retention rate - 38%

Publications & Citations

Publications
2,130
Citations
34,487

Publication / Citation count by topic

Liberal Arts & Social Sciences
1,052 / 8,300
Political Science
374 / 1,150
Business
345 / 6,195
Law
328 / 731
Sociology
235 / 2,035
Psychology
217 / 5,385
Medicine
183 / 4,746
Economics
180 / 954
Physics
131 / 8,942
Biology
130 / 5,253
Art & Design
116 / 388
Environmental Science
111 / 2,959
Computer Science
110 / 1,127
Public Policy / Administration
91 / 742
Mathematics
90 / 1,033
Philosophy
89 / 332
Communications and Public Relations
79 / 2,561
Social Psychology
75 / 3,505
History
69 / 130
Demography
68 / 2,017
Engineering
63 / 1,391
Criminology and Criminal Justice
59 / 561
Ecology
56 / 2,346
Astrophysics and Astronomy
56 / 6,860
Chemistry
55 / 996
Human Rights Law
52 / 108
Theology / Divinity / Religious studies
45 / 18
Investment Banking and Stock trading
44 / 289
Marketing
42 / 3,378
Finance
41 / 171
Development Studies
39 / 179
Gender Studies
38 / 186
Child Psychology
36 / 916
Political Economy
36 / 174
Health Science
34 / 294
Classics and Ancient History
33 / 88
Geography and Cartography
33 / 533
International Law
31 / 6
Creative Writing
29 / 90
Environmental Management
29 / 607

Annual publication & citation counts

Year Publications Citations
1991 24 93
1992 20 100
1993 19 86
1994 18 104
1995 24 121
1996 18 165
1997 20 140
1998 21 157
1999 30 166
2000 27 175
2001 46 204
2002 48 278
2003 53 310
2004 68 614
2005 80 863
2006 82 1098
2007 73 1378
2008 86 1676
2009 79 1878
2010 73 2223
2011 275 2312
2012 122 2393
2013 122 2563
2014 131 2618
2015 106 2617
2016 92 2331
2017 101 2447
2018 112 2317
2019 110 3323
2020 84 3142
2021 144 3841

Loyola University New Orleans alumni

  1. G-Eazy

    G-Eazy
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1989-.. (age 34)
    Occupations
    rappercelebritysongwritersingerrecord producer
    Biography

    Gerald Earl Gillum, better known by his stage name G-Eazy, is an American rapper, singer and record producer. His first major-label album, These Things Happen, was released on June 23, 2014, and peaked at number 3 on the US Billboard 200. His second studio album, When It's Dark Out, was released on December 4, 2015. It featured the single "Me, Myself & I" (with Bebe Rexha), which reached the top 10 of the US Billboard Hot 100. His third album, The Beautiful & Damned, was released on December 15, 2017, preceded by the single "No Limit" (featuring Cardi B and ASAP Rocky), which reached number 4 of the US Billboard Hot 100. His EP B-Sides, released on June 27, 2019 (updated on August 22 and September 19, 2019), included all the songs that did not make it to his fourth studio album These Things Happen Too, released on September 24, 2021.

  2. David Draiman

    David Draiman
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1973-.. (age 50)
    Occupations
    musiciansongwritersinger-songwriterguitaristrecord producer
    Biography

    David Michael Draiman is an American singer and songwriter. Noted for his distorted, operatic, baritone voice and percussive singing style, he is best known as the lead vocalist of the heavy metal band Disturbed since 1996. He has written some of the band's most successful singles, such as "Stupify", "Down with the Sickness", "Indestructible", and "Inside the Fire". In 2006, he was ranked at No. 42 on the Hit Parader list of "Top 100 Metal Vocalists of All Time". During Disturbed's hiatus from 2011 to 2015, he worked on an industrial metal project with Geno Lenardo, which was later named Device. They released one self-titled album in 2013. Disturbed returned with the album Immortalized in 2015 and Evolution in 2018.

  3. Tom Benson

    Tom Benson
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1927-2018 (aged 91)
    Enrolled in Loyola University New Orleans
    In 1948 graduated with bachelor's degree in accounting
    Occupations
    businessperson
    Biography

    Thomas Milton Benson was an American businessman, philanthropist and sports franchise owner. He was the owner of several automobile dealerships before buying the New Orleans Saints of the National Football League (NFL) in 1985 and the New Orleans Pelicans of the National Basketball Association (NBA) in 2012.

  4. Mitch Landrieu

    Mitch Landrieu
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1960-.. (age 63)
    Occupations
    politicianlawyer
    Biography

    Mitchell Joseph Landrieu is an American lawyer and politician who served as Mayor of New Orleans from 2010 to 2018. A member of the Democratic Party, he previously served as Lieutenant Governor of Louisiana from 2004 to 2010.

All 53 notable alumni

General info

Founded 1912
Motto Deo et Patriae Ad Majorem Dei Gloriam
For God and country For the Greater Glory of God
Colors maroon, gold
Academic Calendar August to May (August - December; January-May). Also Summer Session (June-August)
Total FTE staff 712
Carnegie Classification Master's Colleges & Universities: Larger Programs

Location and Contacts

Address 6363 Saint Charles Ave
New Orleans, Louisiana, 70118-6143
United States
City population 379,000
Phone 5048652011
Fax +1 (504) 865 3383

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