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Xavier University of Louisiana
  • 4 Year
  • NEW ORLEANS, LA

Report Card

grade B
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Academics
    grade B+
  2. Value
    grade B+
  3. Diversity
    grade A minus
  4. Campus
    grade D
  5. Athletics
    grade C+
  6. Party Scene
    grade A minus
  7. Professors
    grade A
  8. Location
    grade B+
  9. Dorms
    grade D
  10. Campus Food
    grade C
  11. Student Life
    grade C+
  12. Safety
    grade C+

editorial

Xavier is an above-average private, Catholic university located in New Orleans, Louisiana. As a historically black college, Xavier Louisiana has a strong history of and commitment to the education of black Americans. It is a small institution with an enrollment of 2,424 undergraduate students. Admissions is fairly competitive as the Xavier acceptance rate is 60%. Popular majors include Biology, Chemistry, and Psychology. Graduating 51% of students, Xavier alumni go on to earn a starting salary of $29,900.

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1 DREXEL DRIVE
NEW ORLEANS, LA 70125
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Athletic Division
NAIA Division I
Athletic Conference
Gulf Coast Athletic Conference

Xavier University of Louisiana Rankings

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Xavier Louisiana Admissions

Acceptance Rate
60%
Application Deadline
March 1
SAT Range
990-1160
ACT Range
20-26
Application Fee
$0
SAT/ACT
Considered but not required
High School GPA
Required
Early Decision/Early Action
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Cost

Net Price
$18,794 / year
National
$15,523
Average cost after financial aid for students receiving grant or scholarship aid, as reported by the college.
Average Total Aid Awarded
$16,839 / year
National
$7,535
Students Receiving Financial Aid
98%

Scholarship

Academics

Professors
grade A
Based on faculty accomplishments, salary, student reviews, and additional factors.
Student Faculty Ratio
15:1
Evening Degree Programs
No
86%
of students agree that professors put a lot of effort into teaching their classes. 74 responses
63%
of students agree that it is easy to get the classes they want. 83 responses
37%
of students agree that the workload is easy to manage. 83 responses

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Majors

Online

Online Programs Offered
0
Offers Online Courses
Yes
Online Certificate Programs
0
Online Associates Programs
0
Online Bachelor's Programs
0
How Students Learn
  • Mix of Online and on Campus
    10%
  • On Campus
    89%
  • Online
    0%

Students

Full-Time Enrollment
2,424 Undergrads
Part-Time Undergrads
106
Undergrads Over 25
1%
Pell Grant
59%
Varsity Athletes
5%
Poll
What one word or phrase best describes the typical student at this school?
Based on 56 responses
  • Friendly
    30%
  • Smart
    29%
  • Students are very determined and focused
    16%
  • Judgemental
    9%
  • Creative
    7%
  • A mannered person.
    5%
  • Nice Nasty
    2%

Campus Life

Freshmen Live On-Campus
79%
Poll
50%
of students say that Greek life is average, and no one will treat you differently if you don't join. 96 responses
Poll
63%
of students say varsity sporting events are attended, but not a huge part of campus life. 112 responses
Poll
What one word or phrase best describes your school?
Based on 60 responses
  • Community Based and Academic Oriented
    27%
  • Too Expensive
    25%
  • Expensive but students have best outcome here
    20%
  • Pushing Students to a Potential
    12%
  • Strict
    7%
  • Determined
    3%
  • A SCAM
    2%

After College

Median Earnings 6 Years After Graduation
$49,800 / year
National
$33,028
Graduation Rate
51%
National
49%
Employed 2 Years After Graduation
94%
National
83%
94%
of students feel confident they will find a job in their field after graduation. 48 responses

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