Saint Xavier University

3700 W. 103rd St. - Chicago, IL 60655
  • Region: Great Lakes
  • Campus Setting: City
  • Size: Small
Overview
Saint Xavier University was founded in Chicago by the Sisters of Mercy in 1846, holding the distinctions of being Chicago's first Catholic university as well as the first Mercy institution of higher learning in the United States. Initially serving as a higher education institution for women and the poor, today the four-year, private Catholic institution serves a diverse population of men and women who seek a Mercy education that prepares them to become successful, productive and compassionate members of society.
Contact
Admissions
Susan Swisher
Executive Director, Financial Aid
Phone: (773) 298-3000
Email: swisher@sxu.edu
Majors & Degrees
Degree is in the top 10 based on undergradate enrollment.    Degree is in the top 5 based on enrollment at the postgraduate level.
 
 
Bachelors
Masters
English Language and Literature/Letters
Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting and Related Protective Services
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities
Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies
Parks, Recreation, Leisure, Fitness, and Kinesiology
Philosophy and Religious Studies
Physical Sciences
Psychology
Public Administration and Social Service Professions
Admissions
Common App Accepted
Yes
Application Fee
No
Application Fee Amount
free
Total Applications
7,833
Total Admissions
6,590
84%
Admission Rate
Tuition & Fees
Costs
Tuition
$34640
Room and Board
$11780
Book Fees
$1200
Additional Fees
$1130
Miscellaneous Fees
$2170
Total Expenses
$50920
68%
Tuition
Financial Aid
Average Financial Aid
$29886
59%
Coverage of total expenses
Student Body
Total Students
657
38%
62%
Total Undergraduates
2,981
Total Graduates
542
Varsity Sports
NAIA Division II
Men
Track and Field and Cross Country (combined) Baseball Basketball Bowling Football Golf Soccer Volleyball
Women
Track and Field and Cross Country (combined) Basketball Bowling Golf Other Sports Soccer Softball Volleyball
Faculty
All Faculty
714
39%
61%
Full Time Faculty
399
39%
61%
Part Time Faculty
315
39%
61%
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