Loras, as a Catholic liberal arts college, creates a community of active learners, reflective thinkers, ethical decision-makers, and responsible contributors in diverse professional, social, and religious roles.
|County||Dubuque County, IA|
|Title IV Eligible||Participat|
|Carnegie Classification||Baccalaureate Colleges--General|
|Institution Level||Four or more years|
|Institution Control||Private not-for-profit|
|Instructional Staff Total|
(research/public service staff included)
|124 staff||115 staff|
|Total Enrollment||1,537 students||1,633 students|
|# Full-Time Students||1,466 students||1,434 students|
|# Part-Time Students||71 students||137 students|
|# Undergraduate Students||1,497 students||1,507 students|
|# Graduate Students||40 students||129 students|
|% American Indian/Alaskan||-||1%|
|% Two or more races||-||2%|
|Finances and Admission|
|In-State Tuition Fees|
|Out-State Tuition Fees|
|SAT Math (25-75%)||463-575||460-573|
|ACT English (25-75%)||20-26||19-25|
|ACT Math (25-75%)||20-26||18-25|
|ACT Composite (25-75%)||21-26||20-25|
- Historically rich, academically challenging, faith-centered, socially stimulating – that’s Loras College. Relating the rich liberal arts tradition to a changing world, Loras strives to develop active learners, reflective thinkers, ethical decision makers and responsible contributors in their diverse professional, social, and religious roles.
- Loras offers students over 40 majors and 13 pre-professional areas of study. If you're undecided about a major, you're not alone. Once you're here, we'll help you find the right blend of classes to narrow your focus.
- We offer nearly 150 clubs, organizations, and campus activities that welcome your involvement and help you create a sense of home. From the moment you step on campus, we help you build an experience that encompasses all of your interests and provides you with a community of support. Whether you want to continue an old hobby or try something new, it’s available at Loras.
- Loras ranks at 25th, a four-point improvement from last year, making it the highest ranked college in the tri-state area in the Best Comprehensive Colleges — Bachelor’s category. Our experienced faculty advisors are well-versed in the curriculum and prepared to answer your questions as you prepare your class schedule. Each program is designed to give you the flexibility to explore options outside of the classroom as well as in disciplines other than in your major.
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