Apply for Evergreens

Preparing Your Application

The Evergreen Application is open until January 24th. If you already applied, the Reference Form is available until Friday, January 31st. You will need to send the link to your references to complete.

Short Essays

  • Write your response to two short essays. They should be clearly labeled as separate essays within one document). Label each essay with the question prompt and number listed above each section. Also include your name in the top left corner of your document.
  • You will be asked to upload your responses in a Word or PDF document (do not upload a Pages file). Use no more than 500 words PER response for EACH of the following questions.
  • 1. What is your general understanding of student leadership and how is it important in building a sense of community on Loyola’s campus?
  • 2. What are some unique qualities or characteristics that make you stand out from your peers and how might those qualities or characteristics be an asset as a student leader in assisting students from diverse identities, experiences, and perspectives?

Your Headshot

  • Upload a headshot of yourself. This should be a clear picture. Please do not submit a blurry or pixelated photo or we will ask you to resubmit. JPEG or PNG files will be accepted.

Your References

  • You'll need two references from people who know you well. It is your responsibility to email the references this link AND confirm with them that it was completed. We request that at least one reference be a Loyola faculty member or administrator.
  • If you are a first year student, you cannot ask your Evergreen for a reference as we will coordinate with your Evergreen for a reference on your behalf – this will serve as a third reference for your application.

**Note – by sending the reference link, you WAIVE YOUR RIGHT to review the reference.