Loyola University, Chicago

Loyola University Chicago is a beautiful campus in a gorgeous setting. Founded in 1870, this beautiful 100-acre campus sits along the shore of Lake Michigan.

Next to the entrance of the campus is a subway station for quick access to sightseeing.

Summer comes to life as we swim, play on the beautiful beach next to campus, and explore the rich history and sites of Chicago.

    • Residential Centre
    • Summer Courses
    • Suitable for Groups and Individual Students
    • Adult Student Ratio 1:10

  • Cafe
  • Sport Pitches
  • Swimming Pool
  • Woodland / Lakes
  • Basketball Court
  • City Location
  • Subway Station


Traditional style residence halls with air conditioned rooms. Two students per room with hall bath

Semi-private community style bathroom with stalls that contain a toilet and shower with a full- length lockable door for privacy

Buffet-style cafeteria with all you can eat plan

Nearby Airports

21 km from Chicago Airport

A typical day with Ardmore.

Students have three hours of English lessons per day from Monday to Friday, with the lessons divided into two parts.

Part One: Language input, which involves using grammar and vocabulary in various tasks/exercises.

Part Two: Fluency/practice activities aimed at developing fluency through specific tasks like designing a website or poster, conducting a classroom survey or even producing/acting in a short play.

We offer a wide range of activities, which may include: Football, Arts & Crafts, Dance, Tennis, Basketball, etc.

Evening entertainment programme may include Talent Show, Disco, Quiz Nights, Film Nights, Sports Tournaments and more options.

Emphasis on communication helps students to use English for a variety of purposes and in various situations. Our aim is to build students' knowledge and confidence in understanding and speaking English.

Nearby attractions and Excursions.

There’s plenty to see and do for a half day, or even an full day around Chicago and nearby. A full day trip to Museum of Science and Industry, or a visit to Adler Planetarium.

Alternatively there are half day excursions more local to the campus, which include a tour of the Shedd Aquarium, a visit to the Sky Deck Chicago and the Field Museum.

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