It’s time to set up your digital accounts so you can access vital information to prepare for your arrival. These are the most important platforms you’ll use on a regular basis as a student at Loyola.
- Log into the Loyola Network through our Single Sign On (SSO) portal
- Access your LORA account
- Sign into your LOYNO Gmail account
Once you're logged into your Gmail account, you can change your name by following these instructions.
Louisiana law requires all incoming students to submit immunization documentation. You can print the Proof of Immunization Compliance Form and have it completed and signed by your physician or treatment provider, then upload your immunization record to your Admissions Status Portal. Failure to submit immunization records before the first week of school in August will result in the cancellation of your classes
All students attending in-person classes or spending any amount of time on campus for the 2021 – 2022 academic year are also required to show proof of COVID-19 vaccination or submit an exemption on our COVID-19 Vaccination Portal by July 16, 2021. Learn more on our FAQ page.
LOYNO Master Plan
LOYNO Master Plan is a weekly newsletter arriving in your inbox every Wednesday featuring important information and resources to help you prepare for your first semester as a graduate student at Loyola.
June 2: Living in New Orleans
Get the lowdown on how to prepare for life in New Orleans, including off-campus housing support and local resources.
June 9: Jesuit Values
At Loyola, we care for the whole you — your mind, body, and spirit. Our Jesuit values inspire us to be our best selves.
June 16: Diversity
We don’t just talk about diversity at Loyola; find out how we live it every day.
June 23: Loyola On-Campus Dining Options
Find out about flexible dining options available on campus—including the fan favorite, Catfish Fridays.
June 30: Student Financial Services
We’ll share how to view and pay your e-bill. Get a jumpstart by exploring our easy payment options.
July 7: Student Health Services
Health and wellness has never felt more vital to our community. We’re here to care for the whole you—body, mind, and spirit.
June 14: Whelan Children's Center
We know that going to graduate school can be a balancing act between work, school, and family. Learn about our full-time child care program located on campus.
July 21: Student Success Center
We all learn in different ways. Our Student Success Center will help you find the tools and resources that work best for you.
July 28: Recap of Important Action Items
We'll get you caught up on all the most important to-do's you should complete before you start classes in the fall.
August 4: Parking Services
Your car deserves a safe and secure home, too! We’ll share details for how to get a parking pass and run through the available parking services.
August 11: University Bookstore
The bookstore will be your go-to source to prep for your first semester. Plus, you can shop Loyola apparel any time!
August 18: Monroe Library
From equipment reservations to help with research projects, the library will be your second home and a great resource for your studies.
August 25: First Week Success
Find tips to make the most of your first week of the semester and get answers to our most common questions at the start of a new school year.
September 1: Student Organizations and Leadership
We'll share resources for getting involved on campus, including organizations just for grad students like the Alpha Phi Chapter of Chi Sigma Iota, designated for our counseling graduate students, and Omicron Delta Kappa, a national honor society designated for juniors, seniors, and graduate students.
September 8: Fitness and Wellness
A healthy body supports a healthy mind! Learn about recreation and fitness opportunities through the University Sports Complex.
September 15: Exploring New Orleans
Get out and explore New Orleans neighborhoods and events with our helpful guide.
September 22: Career Development Resources
Learn about special career development support just for graduate students, and support services available through the Student Success Center.
Graduate Student Services
Explore services and resources for you.