Loyola University Maryland

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Academics

Culture Shock and Mental Health

  • Counseling Center  
      - Professional, experienced counselors available
      - Free, and confidential services
      - Help with culture shock, guidance, relaxation, stress, anxiety, depression, crisis, etc.

Emergency Numbers

  • Police/ Fire/ Ambulance: 911
  • Police Non-Emergency: 311
  • On-Campus Public Safety/ Campus Police Emergency: 410-617-5911 (or dial 5911 from any campus phone)
  • On-Campus Public Safety/ Campus Police Non-Emergency: 410-617-5311 (or dial 5311 from any campus phone)

Fitness & Sports

  • Fitness & Aquatic Center  
      - Free for all students
      - 115,000 square foot facility
      - Indoor pool, diving well, sauna and hot tub
      - Fitness center with weights, cardio machines and stretching areas
      - 2 basketball courts
      - Multi-activity court
      - Indoor rock-climbing wall
      - Locker rooms with shower facilities and equipment room
      - Elevated track
      - 2 group exercise studios
      - 4 racquetball and 2 squash courts
      - Group aerobics classes
      - Group instructional courses
      - Club and intramural sports
  • Club Sports - More than 20 sports for fun but competitive leagues (anyone can try out or join but experience is recommended)
  • Intramural Sports - More than 15 fun and social sports leagues for anyone to join

Health Services

  • Alcohol and Drug Education & Support  
      - Free programs and services including education, counseling or treatment
      - Support for students wishing to drink responsibly or to refrain from alcohol or drugs
      - Support for students impacted by someone abusing alcohol or drugs
      - Prevention education and harm reduction for alcohol and drug abusers
  • Counseling Center  
      - Professional, experienced counselors available
      - Free, and confidential services
      - Help with culture shock, guidance, relaxation, stress, anxiety, depression, crisis, etc.
  • Disability Support Services  
      - Free, confidential resources for students with physical, mental or learning disabilities
  • Student Health Services  
      - On-campus student health center
      - Staffed by board certified nurse practitioners and physicians
      - Includes a clinical lab, pharmacy and allergy clinic

There are several nationally recognized hospitals in the Baltimore area including:

Meeting People & Activities

  • Student Activities  
      - Loyola has more than 100 special interest and academic clubs and organizations on campus
      - You can join any club (a list can be found on the website)
      - The Late Night program has planned events and activities every Thursday, Friday and Saturday nights during the academic year
  • Recreational Sports  
      - Loyola’s Fitness and Aquatic Center has instructional group classes each semester i.e. dancing and self defense
      - Free group aerobics classes every day of the week
      - Over 20 club sports that are fun and competitive (for players with experience)
      - Over 15 intramural sports that are fun and require no previous experience
  • Outdoor Adventure Experience  
      - Free resource center with staff to help you learn more about camping, caving, kayaking, rock climbing, canoeing and backpacking
      - Organized group outdoor adventure trips (day trips and weekend trips)
      - Equipment rental
      - Instructional sessions on climbing the indoor rock wall

Roommate Issues

  • Student Life  
      - Help with roommate problems, illegal activity on your floor or in your room, and hate or bias-related incidents
  • Counseling Center  
      - Professional, experienced counselors available
      - Free, and confidential services

Technology on Campus

  • Technology Services  
      - Dial 5555 from any phone on campus to reach the Tech Services helpdesk
      - Provide support for any technical problems on campus
      - Can also help to answer your questions about Loyola’s email, WebAdvisor (student information online), and Moodle (student classroom online) systems