Loras College

Football Program Information

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Year Founded:
1839
Religious Affiliation:
Catholic
College Type:
Private , Urban
Enrollment:
1400 (full time undergrad)
Tuition In State:
$31,525
Tuition Out of State:
$31,525
Division:
NCAA III
Conference:
Iowa Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (Division III)
This is the Loras College Football scholarship and program details page. Here you will get information about the college and details on their Football program like who to make contact with about recruiting, names of ... Read More

This is the Loras College Football scholarship and program details page. Here you will get information about the college and details on their Football program like who to make contact with about recruiting, names of past alumni, what scholarship opportunities are presented and how to begin the recruiting process.
Loras College Football Program Recruiting and Coaching Staff
For anyone who is hoping to get recruited it's important to understand who to build a relationship with - and NCSA has got the details you need. The Offensive Line of the Loras College Football program is Bob Bucko. Additional major staff are:


  • Defensive Coordinator Greg Bower

  • Secondary/Special Teams Coordinator Nick Brautigam

  • Assistant Coach Mike Gukeisen

  • Head Coach Steve Helminiak

  • Associate Head Football Coach - Offensive Coordinator Jake Olsen

  • Assistant Coach Jon Powers

  • Assistant Coach John Tursi

  • Defensive Line David Zoeckler



If you're considering being a member of Loras College Football program they are the people you need to speak to. It's possible to choose to contact them by way of email utilizing the link above or call the school to get additional information regarding the school and Football program prior to deciding on if it's the right fit for you personally.
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Athletics Information
Conference:
Iowa Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (Division III)
Division:
NCAA III
Athletic Director:
Jane Specht
Football Coaching Staff
  • Greg Bower Defensive Coordinator
  • Nick Brautigam Secondary/Special Teams Coordinator
  • Bob Bucko Offensive Line
  • Mike Gukeisen Assistant Coach
  • Steve Helminiak Head Coach
  • Jake Olsen Associate Head Football Coach - Offensive Coordinator
  • Jon Powers Assistant Coach
  • John Tursi Assistant Coach
  • David Zoeckler Defensive Line
What the Coaches are Saying...
Mar 11, 2019

“Loras is a Catholic Liberal Arts College located along the majestic bluffs of the Mississippi River in Dubuque, Iowa. Loras College was founded in 1839 and the Duhawk Football program is led by alum Steve Helminiak '91 as Head Coach. The Duhawk Football program competes at the NCAA Divison III level in the competitive Iowa Intercollegiate Athletic Conference. Loras Football seeks individuals searching for a high level education while participating in an extremely competitive environment. The athletes we urn for have a proven track record of being able to maintain solid academics alongside on-field production for their football programs. Loras Football also strives to recruit student-athletes of high character! If you're looking for an outstanding city to go to school in, a rigorous academic profile, state of the art athletic facilities, while competing in one of the best NCAA DIII Conferences (IIAC) in the nation, LORAS COLLEGE FOOTBALL might be the program to check out!”

—Coach Jake Olsen
Football Academic Minimums
  • GPA: 2.6 (out of 4.0)
  • SAT: 900 (out of 1600)
  • ACT: 17 (out of 36)
Sports Offered
  • Baseball
  • Football
  • Men's Basketball
  • Men's Diving
  • Men's Golf
  • Men's Soccer
  • Men's Swimming
  • Men's Tennis
  • Men's Track
  • Men's Volleyball
  • Softball
  • Women's Basketball
  • Women's Diving
  • Women's Golf
  • Women's Lacrosse
  • Women's Soccer
  • Women's Swimming
  • Women's Tennis
  • Women's Track
  • Women's Volleyball
  • Wrestling
Club Sports
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Admissions Contact Info
Admissions Toll Free Phone:
(800) 245-6727
Admissions Phone:
(563) 588-7100
Admissions Email:
adms@loras.edu
Academic Requirements
Academic Selectivity:
Least Selective
Religious Requirements:
Yes
Specific Religious Requirements:
N/A
Application Information
Application Deadline:
No
Application Deadline Date:
January 1
Application Final Date:
 
Application Priority Date:
 
Notification Date:
 
Rolling Admissions:
Yes
Early Action:
No
Early Action Closing Date:
 
Early Decision:
No
Early Decision Deadline:
 
Common Application:
No
Student Body Averages
ACT
Average Freshman GPA:
3.1
Average ACT Composite:
24
Average ACT English:
23
Average ACT Math:
22
Average ACT Writing:
0
ACT 25th Percentile:
20%
ACT 75th Percentile:
25%
SAT
Average SAT 1 Combined:
0
Average SAT 1 Math:
0
Average SAT 1 Verbal:
0
SAT 25th Percentile:
938%
SAT 75th Percentile:
1246%
SAT 2 Requirements:
 
Majors
    Most Popular Majors:
  • Marketing, Elementary Education, English Literature
    Pre-Professional Programs:
    Other Pre-Professional Programs:
    Combined 3-2 Programs:
  •  
    Majors Offered:
  • Accounting,
  • Athletic Training, EMT Paramedic and Treatment Professions,
  • Biochemistry, Biophysics and Molecular Biology,
  • Biology,
  • Business,
  • Business Administration, Management, and Operations,
  • Business, Sports and Entertainment Management/Marketing, Other,
  • Chemistry,
  • Clinical Psychology,
  • Communication and Media Studies,
  • Computer Science,
  • Criminal Justice, Forensics and Corrections,
  • Economics,
  • Education, Other,
  • Engineering Physics,
  • English Literature,
  • Finance,
  • History,
  • International Relations and National Security Studies,
  • Liberal Arts and Sciences,
  • Management Information Systems,
  • Management Sciences and Quantitative Methods,
  • Marketing,
  • Mathematics,
  • Music,
  • Neurobiology and Neurosciences,
  • Philosophy,
  • Physical Education, Kinesiology and Exercise Science,
  • Political Science and Government,
  • Psychology,
  • Public Relations and Advertising,
  • Religious Studies,
  • Rhetoric and Composition/Writing,
  • Romance Linguistics,
  • Social Work,
  • Sociology,
  • Student Counseling,
  • Teacher Development Methods,
  • Teacher Development Specific Subjects,
  • Theological and Ministerial Studies,
  • Visual and Performing Arts,
Location
City/Town Situated In:
Dubuque, Iowa
Population:
57696
Major City Closest To School:
Chicago
Distance Of Major City:
200 Miles
Closest International Airport:
Cedar Rapids, Iowa
Distance To International Airport:
70 Miles
Closest Other Airport:
Dubuque, Iowa
Distance To Other Airport:
10 Miles
Location Description:

60-acre campus in Dubuque (population: 57,696), 80 miles from Cedar Rapids. Served by air and bus; major airport serves Chicago (150 miles); train serves Cedar Rapids. School operates transportation to local colleges. Public transportation serves campus.

Demographics
Male:
52.21%
Female:
47.79%
African American:
1.97%
Asian American:
0.76%
Caucasian:
81.58%
Hispanic:
6.05%
International:
1.97%
Other:
5.28%
Student Faculty Ratio:
12:1
Out State Freshmen:
49%
Campus Size:
60 acres
Campus Life
Freshmen In School Housing:
95%
Students Live On Campus:
66%
Students Live Off Campus:
33%
Students Live On Campus During Weekends:
60%
Housing Types:
  • Coed dorms, Single-student apartments, Other
Fraternities & Sororities
Fraternities & Sororities:
Y
Number Of Fraternities:
0
Number Of Sororities:
1
Join Fraternities:
0%
Join Sororities:
0%
ROTC
Air Force ROTC:
No
Navy ROTC:
No
Army ROTC:
No
Financial Aid
Financial Aid Toll Free Number:
800 245-6727
Financial Aid Phone:
 
Financial Aid Email:
 
Aid Notification Date:
 
Financial Aid Forms:
FAFSA
Tuition Instate:
$31,525
Tuition Out of State:
$31,525
Room & Board:
$7,700
Average Debt On Graduation:
$29,067
Scholarship Numbers
FTF = First Time Freshmen
FTU = Full Time Undergraduate
Average Non-Need Based Athletic Grant and Scholarship Amount:
FTF :$0
FTU : $0
Number of Students Who Received Non-Need Based Athletic Grants and Scholarships:
FTF :0
FTU : 0
Average Non-Need Based Scholarship or Grant Amount:
FTF :$10,750
FTU : $9,882
Average Need-Based Loan Amount:
FTF :$3,174
FTU : $3,142
Average Need-Based-Self-Help-Award Amount:
FTF :$4,289
FTU : $3,681
Average Need-Based Scholarship or Grant Amount:
FTF :$9,525
FTU : $6,422
Average Financial Aid Package:
FTF :$17,254
FTU : $16,333
Average Percentage Of Need Met (Based on EFC):
FTF :87%
FTU : 89%

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