- Location: Dubuque, IA
- Nickname: Duhawks
- Conference: American Rivers Conference 2019-present; Iowa Intercollegiate Athletic Conference -2018
- Division: III
Loras College was founded in 1839 and has functioned under several names such as St. Raphael Seminary, Mount. St. Bernard, St. Joseph College (when Robert Brown and Red Faber attended), Dubuque College and Columbia College (when Frank Mulroney and Arch Ward were students), finally adopting its present name during its centennial in 1939. Bill Burbach, Edmund Keehan, Frank Quilici, Sean Repay and Jim Scholten went here since it became Loras.
It was also a college preparatory school for a time.