Loyola University New Orleans is a Catholic institution that emphasizes the Jesuit tradition of educating the whole person. In recent years, Loyola has consistently ranked among the top regional colleges and universities in the South (U.S. News & World Report, “America’s Best Colleges”) and named as one of “America’s Best Buys” in Barron’s Best Buys in College Education. While offering a wide range of program choices and co-curricular activities, the student-centered campus is a supportive and caring community enabling a comfortable student-faculty ratio and individual attention. Loyola students have been awarded Rhodes, British Marshall, and Fulbright scholarships: Loyola faculty have received prestigious national awards including Pulitzer Prize nominations, book reviews in the New York Times, the O. Henry Award and international scientific recognition. Loyola provides big school experiences with small school relationships.