MS Program: Applicants for the Integrative Cell Biology MS program may apply online with no application fee.  Early submission is encouraged, as the first round of applications are evaluated in early December.  The Admission committee only evaluates complete application packages. Foreign applicants may be required to take the Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL) and have scores reported to Loyola University Chicago. Applicants with questions about the requirement TOFEL should contact the Graduate School.

Ph.D. Program: Students who are interested in the Ph.D. program in ICB should apply first through the IPBS program by the deadline of December 4th.


Basic Requirements:

  • Personal Statement
  • Bachelor's degree 
  • Official Transcripts 
  • 3 Letters of Recommendation
  • GRE scores are recommended but not required 
  • International Applicants Only:
Printed materials can be sent to:

Graduate and Professional Enrollment Management
Loyola University Chicago
820 N. Michigan Avenue, Suite 1200
Chicago, IL 60611

For more information:

Fill out a request: REQUEST INFORMATION.

Identify your interest by choosing the Biomedical Sciences category and selecting Integrative Cell Biology.