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Loyola University New Orleans

Welcome, Graduate Students!

We know you're not a novice when it comes to college life, but getting into graduate school is a big step. We're here to support you as you prepare for your first semester as a grad student at Loyola University New Orleans.

From getting settled in New Orleans to accessing services like the fitness center and career counseling, your Loyola experience goes beyond the classroom. In keeping with our Jesuit values, we care for the whole you—your body, mind, and spirit. Explore this page to find resources, important deadlines, and other tips for a successful start to your graduate experience. 

Jump down to learn about our LOYNO Master Plan email newsletter and view our schedule of emails. We send new incoming graduate students a new newsletter every Wednesday with important information. 

Graduate Student Services

Explore services and resources for you.

Submit Your Intent to Enroll

Secure your spot in your program.

All graduate students must submit an intent to enroll to secure their spot in their program. Please visit your application portal for more information. 

Access Your Loyola Accounts

Log into important online platforms.

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 Self-Service account
  • Sign into your LOYNO Gmail account 
  • Access your free Microsoft 365

We emailed you with step-by-step instructions, and you can contact the IT Help Desk with any technology-related questions.

Once you're logged into your Gmail account, you can change your name by following these instructions.

Submit Your Immunization Records

Make sure you meet Louisiana requirements.

Submit your immunization documentation or exemption no later than January 15. You can print the Immunization Compliance Form and have it completed and signed by your physician or treatment provider. Follow the instructions on the form to upload your documentation on the Public Health Portal. For more information, visit the immunization website page. Reach out to Loyola’s Public Health team about individual questions at immunization@loyno.edu.

Schedule Your Classes

Contact your program advisor.

To schedule your classes for the upcoming semester, you need to be in contact with your program advisor. Review our program contacts page to guide you on how to start this process.  

LOYNO Master Plan

LOYNO Master Plan is a weekly newsletter arriving in your inbox every Wednesday with important information and resources to help you prepare for your first semester as a graduate student at Loyola. 

Spring 2024 Schedule

Here are the topics we will cover each week in your inbox. You can view an archive of the emails here once we send them out. 

Welcome to LOYNO Master Plan

November 1, 2023

Get a preview of the weekly email schedule and complete some of your first action items. 

Diversity and Social Justice

November 8, 2023

We don’t just talk about diversity at Loyola; find out how we live it every day. 

Student Success Center

November 15, 2023

We all learn in different ways. Our Student Success Center will help you find the tools and resources that work best for you.

Our Jesuit Values

November 22, 2023

At Loyola, we care for the whole you, body, mind, and spirit. Find out how our Jesuit values inspire us to be our best selves.

Housing and Living Uptown 

November 29, 2023

We will share resources for how to find off-campus housing and get settled into life in New Orleans.

Student Financial Services

December 6, 2023

We’ll share how to view and pay your e-bill. Get a jumpstart by exploring our easy payment options.

Loyola University Bookstore

December 13, 2023

The bookstore will be your go-to source to prepare for your first semester. Plus, you can shop Loyola apparel any time.

Monroe Library 

December 13, 2023

From equipment reservations to help with research projects, the library will be your second home and a great resource for your studies. 

Student Health & Counseling Services 

December 20, 2023

Learn about health and wellness services available to help keep you feeling your best.

Digest of Important Action Items

January 3, 2024

We'll get you caught up on all the most important to-do's you should complete before you start classes in the fall. 

Resources for the Start of Classes 

January 10, 2024

We’ll share 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. 

Student Life & Ministry

January 17, 2024

We'll share resources for getting involved on campus, including organizations just for grad students.

Career Development Center

January 24, 2024

Learn how the Career Development Center can help you discover and articulate your strengths and interests in connection to your professional goals.