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International Graduate Students

Education Through a Global Lens 

At Loyola University New Orleans, it’s our goal to help our students expand their worldviews, experience new ways of thinking, and find their voices within our diverse community. We’re proud to welcome students from around the world—including you! Please explore our programs and learn how you can start your graduate experience at LOYNO as an international student.    

Graduate programs that accept international students: 

  • Accelerated BSN (hybrid program) 
  • All programs in the College of Law 
  • Global Master of Business Administration
  • Master of Business Administration
  • Master of Criminology & Justice 
  • Master of Music Performance 
  • Master of Pastoral Studies (LIM)
  • Master of Religious Education (LIM) 
  • Master of Science in Counseling
  • Master of Science Healthcare Management 
  • Master of Science in Marketing & Communications 

Explore our graduate programs

How to Apply 

  1. Complete the graduate application: on-campus application, online application
  2. Review program-specific application requirements. 
  3. Submit official secondary transcripts and a transcript evaluation (review additional required documents down below). 
  4. Submit TOEFL, IELTS, or Duolingo English test scores (review additional required documents down below).
  5.  If admitted, applicant’s must provide an affidavit of financial support and a copy of your passport. 

Additional Required Documents 

All graduate programs require international students to submit the following documents in addition to the admission requirements for the program you are applying for: 

Required Document Testing Agency
Transcript Evaluation WES, ECE, or use our partnership with SpanTran.
English Proficiency Test TOEFL, IELTS, or Duolingo
Affidavit of Support Please find your program-specific affidavit of support below.

Funding Your Education 

If admitted, international applicants must provide an affidavit of financial support showing sufficient funds to finance their course of study and living expenses. Please click the link below to find your program-specific affidavit of support. 

Center for International Education 

The staff at the Center for International Education (CIE) can provide the following programs and services specifically designed for international students:

  • Assistance with all immigration matters, including the Visa application process.
  • Advising on cultural, linguistic, academic, financial, immigration, or personal questions.
  • Administration of health insurance for international students
  • Organizing international festivals, cultural activities, and excursions to tourist sites

For individual questions, please reach out to