News

Loyola announced it will no longer be requiring students to wear masks in classrooms and labs in a May 27 email to students and community members, despite a recent nationwide uptick in COVID-19 cases. Faculty …

News

With summer break just around the corner, students who are traveling by air in the near future have varying opinions on several airlines suspending the mask requirement. After a federal judge in Florida ruled against …

News

Loyola informed students who haven’t uploaded proof of receiving a COVID-19 booster shot they will have to comply with on-campus surveillance testing effective immediately.  Students who haven’t gotten booster shots were contacted directly through an …

News

Riders in Chicago are no longer required to wear masks on some of the city’s most popular transportation options, including the CTA, Metra, Uber and Lyft, after a federal judge’s decision has impacted mask mandates …

News

Despite health officials detecting new COVID-19 variants in many countries, including the U.S., university officials say they won’t update guidelines.  The XE subvariant of the COVID-19 virus, a combination of the Omicron sub-variants BA.1 and …

News

Chloe Rafferty, a first-year studying journalism, is a part of the 57% of the population who have not gotten COVID-19, despite returning to in person classes at Loyola. Rafferty is among other Loyola students who …

News

After requiring students, faculty and staff to be vaccinated and boosted for COVID-19, Loyola recently announced that guests and visitors will soon be required to provide proof of vaccination or a negative test result, including …

News

Loyola’s COVID-19 testing positivity rate went up from 0.77% March 14 to 2.48% March 27 after the university relaxed its COVID-19 guidelines as students returned to campus following spring break, according to its COVID-19 Dashboard. …