OUTCOMES BY THE NUMBERS:

95.9%

95.9 percent of the class of 2014 reported being employed or continuing their education within one year of graduation.

13th

Loras earned the 13th spot among 364 Midwest regional colleges in the 2015 edition of “Best Colleges” by U.S. News media group.

2nd

Loras is ranked 2nd among private colleges and universities in Iowa for student return on investment by Affordable Colleges Online. The study was based on tuition, fees and a 30-year wage history of graduates.

#2

Loras College is rated the #2 Best Value College/University by Cappex (College Search, Reviews, Scholarships and Admissions).

1st

Loras College was the 1st college in the nation to receive the President’s Interfaith Community Service Award. In addition, Loras has been on the President’s Honor Roll with distinction for all five years for its service efforts.

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DRIVING DIRECTIONS TO LORAS

FROM IOWA

Traveling Hwy 20 East into DubuqueTriStateMap

  • Take the Grandview Ave. exit.
  • Travel through the 1st stoplight.
  • Turn left at the 2nd stoplight onto Grandview Ave.
  • Travel through one stoplight and two stop signs.
  • Turn right at the next stoplight onto Loras Blvd.
  • Travel four blocks, and Loras College will be on your left.

Traveling Hwy61/151 North into Dubuque:

  • Take the Grandview Ave. exit.
  • Turn left onto Grandview Ave.
  • Travel approximately 14 block through two stoplights and two stop signs.
  • Turn right at the next stoplight onto Loras Blvd.
  • Travel four blocks, and Loras College will be on your left.

Traveling Hwy 52 North into Dubuque:

  • Turn right onto Hwy 61151 North and follow the directions for traveling Hwy 61/151 North into Dubuque.

Traveling Hwy 52 South into Dubuque

  • Hwy 52 turns into Central Ave.
  • Turn right at 32nd St.
  • Travel about one mile and turn left onto Grandview Ave.
  • Follow Grandview Ave. for about 3 miles continuing straight through 3 stop signs.
  • After crossing Clarke Dr., Grandview Ave. curves to the left and then curves to the right at the top of the hill.
  • Turn left at the stoplight onto Loras Blvd.
  • Travel 4 blocks, and Loras College will be on your left.

FROM ILLINOIS

Traveling Hwy 20 West:

  • Cross the Mississippi River.
  • Continue on Hwy 20 West. Use the Grandview Ave. exit.
  • Turn right onto Grandview Ave.
  • Travel through two stop signs.
  • Turn right at the next stoplight onto Loras Blvd.
  • Loras College will be on your left.

Traveling I-80 West:

  • Take Hwy 61 North to Dubuque.
  • Take the Grandview Ave exit.
  • Turn left onto Grandview Ave.
  • Travel approximately 14 blocks through two stoplights and two stop signs.
  • Turn right at the 3rd stoplight onto Loras Blvd.
  • Travel 4 blocks, and Loras College will be on your left.

FROM MINNESOTA

Traveling Hwy 52 South

  • See directions under “from Iowa.”

Traveling Hwy I-35 South

  • Take I-35 South into Iowa.
  • Take the Hwy 218 South exit.
  • Take the Hwy 20 East exit and follow directions for traveling Hwy 20 East into Dubuque.

FROM WISCONSIN

Traveling Hwy 61/151 South:

  • Cross the Mississippi River.
  • Take the Hwy 20 Exit.
  • Turn right onto Hwy 20. Use the Grandview Ave. exit.
  • Turn right onto Grandview Ave. at the stoplight.
  • Travel through two stop signs.
  • Turn right at the next stoplight onto Loras Blvd.