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Loyola University Chicago

ESL Program
Chicago, Illinois USA



School Introduction

Loyola University Chicago's English as a Second Language (ESL) Program offers a rigorous, intensive curriculum for people who are serious about learning English. Consistently ranked a top national university and best value by U.S. News & World Report, Loyola continues to advance the 450-year-old Jesuit tradition of rigorous academic study firmly grounded in the liberal arts. We offer four proficiency levels: Beginner, Low Intermediate, High Intermediate and Advanced.

ESL Program Introduction

Our ESL Program is ideal for non-native speakers of English preparing for university study in the U.S. Students receive support from experienced language instructors and enhance their English language skills as a result of superior training and hands-on learning opportunities. Loyola's ESL classes meet the needs of individuals at the beginner, low intermediate, high intermediate, and advanced levels.

All ESL Program classes are currently being offered at our beautiful Lake Shore Campus along Lake Michigan on the north side of Chicago.

Background Data

Schedule & Fees

Spring 2012: January 17- April 27, 2012 (15 weeks)
Summer A: May 21, 2012 - June 14, 2012 (4 weeks)
Summer B: July 3, 2011 - July 26, 2012 (4 weeks)
Summer 12: May 21, 2012 - August 9, 2012 (12 weeks)
Fall 2012: To be announced

Special Courses & Features

Housing/Accommodation Info

Loyola’s ESL students can choose from a variety of housing options. The following are the most common: 1. Living on Campus If you are interested in living in Loyola Housing, please review your options on the Residence Life Webpage - All questions regarding housing can be directed to this department. The following is their contact information: 2. Homestay Some students enjoy the experience of living with an American family. If you are interested in this option, please visit

Contact Info

ESL Program
Loyola University Chicago
6339 N. Sheridan Rd.
Chicago, IL 60660

(773) 508-3880
(773) 508-7125