Chain of Office

Since its founding in 1870 as St. Ignatius College, twenty-five Presidents (23 Jesuits and 2 laypeople) have guided Loyola University Chicago's mission of providing a transformational education in the Jesuit tradition.



This exhibit was created by Kathy Young, University Archivist, in 2008. It was updated by Tyler Monaghan in 2018 and Kathy Young in 2023.