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Washington Semester

Loyola University is affiliated with the Washington Semester Program at American University in Washington, D.C. This program allows the student to spend a semester in the nation's capital, taking courses and doing intern work in private or governmental agencies. The student can earn up to 18 hours of credit for this semester.

Areas of Concentration

  • American Politics
  • Foreign Policy
  • Global Economics and Business
  • International Law and Organizations
  • Journalism and New Media
  • Justice and Law
  • Public Health
  • Religion, Politics, Peace and Security
  • Sustainable Development

To contact the Program directly, visit their site at

For more information about applying academic credit toward your major, contact Dr. Philip A. Dynia at or (504) 865-2561.