Loras College

#2518 / #715
Global Influence / U.S. Influence
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Private university in Dubuque, Iowa, United States

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About Loras College

According to Wikipedia, Loras College is a private Catholic college in Dubuque, Iowa. It has an enrollment of approximately 1,600 students and is the oldest post-secondary institution in the state of Iowa. The school offers both undergraduate and graduate degree programs. It is one of four four-year post-secondary institutions in the City of Dubuque, one of four Catholic colleges in the Archdiocese of Dubuque, and one of six Catholic colleges in the state of Iowa. The campus was listed on the National Register of Historic Places as the Loras College Historic District in 2020.

Loras College Admissions, Retention, and Graduation Information

Annual Applications Acceptance Graduation Rate Median SAT Score Median ACT Score
2,482 58% 70% 1055 22

How Much Does Loras College Cost To Attend?

Tuition (in-state)
Price by Family Income
Income Average Net Cost
0 - 30K $16,154
30K - 48K $17,094
48K - 75K $18,438
75K - 110K $20,530
110K+ $24,759

Source: National Center for Education Statistics

How Much Do Loras College Graduates Make?

If you graduate from Loras College, then you can expect to earn an average of $50,200 per year. You also have a 93% chance of being employed after 10 years.

Loras College's Demographics

Demographic data is for full-time, on-campus students.

Student Body Under-Grads Graduates
1,401 1,334 67

Where is Loras College?

Loras College is located at 1450 Alta Vista, Dubuque IA 52004-0178

How Safe is Loras College?

Dubuque has a violent crime rate of less than .01% and a property crime rate of less than .01%.

What Is Loras College Known For?

Loras College is known for it's academic work in the following disciplines:

Loras College's Top Areas of Influence With Degrees Offered

Who Are Loras College's Most Influential Alumni?

Loras College's most influential alumni faculty include professors and professionals in the fields of Social Work, Psychology, and Communications. Here are some of Loras College's most famous alumni:

Greg Gumbel
Greg Gumbel
An American sportscaster.
John J. Myers
John J. Myers
A Catholic archbishop.
Dennis Marion Schnurr
Dennis Marion Schnurr
A Catholic archbishop.
Michael Joseph Melloy
A United States Circuit Judge.
Jack Billion
A South Dakota, Politician.
John Joseph Paul
A Catholic bishop.
Kenneth M. Quinn
Kenneth M. Quinn
An American diplomat.
Loras Thomas Lane
A Catholic bishop.
Robert W. Pratt
A District Judge.
Raymond Roseliep
An American writer.
Thomas G. Doran
A Catholic bishop.
Dennis Schmitz
An American poet .