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Archive for the ‘Undergrad Admission’ Category

Breaking Down Loyola’s Deadlines

September 9th, 2014

Every school has their own set of deadlines and it can be a lot to remember. Below I have outlined all of Loyola’s major deadlines and share some helpful tips to follow throughout the process. My #1 tip: create a calendar that lists ALL of the Loyola’s deadlines (and other collegiate/scholarship deadlines) so you have all of the […]

A Summer To Do List for Prospective Students

July 14th, 2014

While the start of application season is still about a month away, there is still plenty to do for rising seniors this summer before the school year begins: The first step, create an appropriate email address to use for the college application process. Keep in mind that your parents, admission counselors, and high school counselors/teachers […]

Without A Home – Street Dogs of Santiago, Chile – Joey Filer

July 9th, 2014

Hey Ramblers! Check out this documentary I made for my summer class COMM 373: Digital Storytelling Abroad in Santiago, Chile.  CAUTION: Some of the images in the video may be disturbing to some viewers. It’s about the wild dog problem (there are over 250,000 street dog’s in the nation’s capital alone).  It was an unbelievable […]

Blog 4 – Investigating the IES

March 20th, 2014 Hey Ramblers, Here’s a video about discovering some many of the cool features of the new Institute of Environmental Sustainability: -Joey

Joey Filer’s Introductory Video

November 27th, 2013

Hey Guys, This is mainly me just introducing myself and “Ramblin’ With a Camera.”  Check it out to see the sweet intro that’s going to carry over into my other blogs and to see some photos of my Loyola Experience! -Joey  

What to do When Waiting for a Decision

November 19th, 2013

It’s that time of year when applications are complete and the waiting game for decisions and acceptance letters begins! Here are a few tips on what you should be doing with this admission process down-time:   Check your Applicant Status page and send in any missing documents by December 1st, our priority deadline. (Loyola requires […]

Getting Personal

November 10th, 2013

It’s hard to believe that graduation is just around the corner.  This first semester of senior year is flying by, and I have been forced to think about my options after graduation.  That means applications, and that means a personal statement. Most graduate schools require personal statements in their applications processes.  Though it is only […]

Common FAQs for Loyola’s Application Process

October 15th, 2013

Fall is a busy time of year here in the Loyola Admissions Office. In addition to traveling around the country, our admission counselors are also busy assisting students as they navigate the application process. We get a wide variety of questions during this time of year, but there are a few questions in particular we […]

Don’t Miss Your Chance to Explore Campus!

October 14th, 2013

  Only 26 days until the first Undergraduate Admission Fall Open House of 2013 at Loyola University Chicago! This year’s Open Houses will take place on Saturday, November 9th and Saturday, November 16th starting at 9:00 a.m. Many students & parents have been asking questions about the event, so hopefully this post will provide some […]

Tips for College Fair Attendance

September 5th, 2013

Oh man, it’s been a minute since I last blogged. But the Fall is upon us again which means another admission cycle and more importantly, COLLEGE FAIR SEASON! While College Fair Season isn’t an official season like Summer or Fall, there are a number exciting things about the start of this time of year. College […]