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Saint Xavier University or SXU was established in 1846 by the Sisters of Mercy. This private not-for-profit university was established to serve the women and economically deprived students known as the first Catholic university in the state of Chicago and the first mercy institution providing higher education in the U.S. The University is named after the Jesuit saint Frances Xavier.
Now it is providing education for both men and women in diverse fields of knowledge. Its main aim is to make the student more productive, successful and compassionate members of society.
It has 120 acres huge campus with diversified students from all over the world.
There are more than 3500 students enrolled in this university with a student to Faculty Ratio of 14:1. This university has 83% of its faculty with the highest degree in their field of study.
University's acceptance rate is 75% and retention rate is 72%.
The graduation rate of the university is 52%.
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They have updated facilities for the students studying on campus.
Staff and Faculties are knowledgeable and help students to resolve the academic issues
Students are being given individual attention by the faculty.
It ranked 72 in regional Universities Midwest by the U.S. News and World Report.
It ranked 121 according to the Forbes rankings.
It ranked 498th in the U.S. universities in 2019 by Times Higher Education.
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950 - 1130
19 - 24
Neither required nor recommended
High School GPA
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A great educational experience with high-quality academics will be offered to the students by Saint Xavier University online programs. The admissions at Saint Xavier Univesity is flexible for students. The requirements for admissions may vary by the degree or course level at Saint Xavier University. The candidates are required to check the admissions checklist for their preferred program requirements.
The students must submit the following for all the university's degree programs:
The candidates must have completed application for admission. The application will be available in both formats of online and pdf copy.
No application fee to be paid by the candidates for online application
The candidates should submit an official transcript from each college or university they have attended
The Paper transcripts can be accepted as official transcripts if they are either mailed or personally delivered to the Office of Admission in the original, sealed envelope from the school
The Electronic transcripts can be accepted as official transcripts if they are emailed directly from the school or they are submitted via an electronic transcript service to admission office email address
The candidates are required to submit a high school transcript and ACT/ SAT if they have been completed fewer than 30 college credits
The candidates should provide personal essay (if necessary)
The candidates should complete the Penn State online learning readiness survey for nursing programs
The candidates should maintain RN License throughout the program of study for nursing programs
The international applicants must submit the following supplemental documents to be considered for admission, regardless of citizenship status:
The candidates must submit the online degree application (no application fee)
The students should submit the copy of passport (with both the identification and expiration pages)
One set of official transcripts (if applicable) from all the U.S. colleges/ universities they have attended must be submitted by the candidates
Candidates must submit the official, course-by-course transcript evaluation of all colleges/ universities they have attended outside the U.S. for both graduate and undergraduate level coursework from one of the following organizations:
ECE (Educational Credential Evaluators)
WES (World Education Services)
The candidates must submit the official results of the TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language) or IELTS (International English Language Testing System)
The applicants must submit official TOEFL results showing a minimum score of 80 on the Internet-based exam, or 550 on the paper-based exam, or 213 on the computer-based exam if they elect TOEFL
The applicants must submit official IELTS results showing a minimum Overall Band Score of 6.5 if they elect IELTS
The sponsor must complete the Notarized Saint Xavier University Affidavit of Support form to demonstrate an international applicant's ability to afford tuition and living expenses while enrolled in a graduate degree program at Saint Xavier University.
The applicants must submit an official bank letter which indicates the student has financial sponsorship in the amount of at least $29,000
The sponsor's bank must be written the bank letter in English or translated into English and the letter must be signed and stamped by the bank official
The candidates must submit official results of the GRE or GMAT if they are seeking for Graham School of Management (MBA) program
The candidates must have secured a combined score of 300 (with a minimum Verbal section score of 150 and a minimum Writing section score of 4.0) in GRE if they choose GRE
The candidates must have secured a score of minimum 950 which will be obtained by multiplying applicants cumulative GPA with 200 and adding it to their GMAT score
The applicants must submit a copy of current student visa
The applicants must submit a copy of I-20 form from current U.S. college/university
The applicants must submit a copy of I-94 form documenting the original entry into the U.S
The candidates are required to submit the letters of reference from an administrator or teacher at the last school they have attended by attesting to their potential for academic success and proficiency in English
The candidates should have completed the application form
The candidates must submit an official transcript which is sent directly from the Registrar of all colleges, universities and professional schools they have attended
The official transcript obtained from accredited baccalaureate degree-granting college/ university and all graduate level coursework is also required to submit by the candidates
The applicants must submit a copy of their current registered nursing license and current work status and they are required to be working full-time in order to apply for Graduate degree program at Saint Xavier University
The candidates are required to submit three written recommendations from nursing professionals, such as recent employers, professors, etc.
The candidates should submit at least one recommendation from a professional Nurse with an MSN who has observed and is able to speak to the applicant’s clinical performance.
The applicants should submit their Current Resume
Cost of attendance minus any grants and scholarships received.
Average Annual Cost
Books And Supplies
Room And Board
The charges for an academic year for rooming accommodations and meals for a typical student.
Budget For Other Expenses
Total One Year Cost
Saint Xavier University is a private not-for profit university so the university has kept the average cost of all the costs including the books, living and other expenses. The average annual cost is the cost which the student has to pay annually to secure his admission every year.
Average annual cost is $32,800, whereas the net price stands at $15,131.
Total one year average cost of the university comes out to be $48,436.
Highest Degree Offered
The highest degree offered by the Institution.
Full-Time Retention Rate
Percent of the that re-enrolled at the institution as either full- or part-time in the current year.
Part-Time Retention Rate
Percent of the that re-enrolled at the institution as either full- or part-time in the current year.
Research Funding per Student
Evening Degree Programs
Registered Nursing, Administration,...
Clinical, Counseling and Applied Ps...
Teacher Education and Professional...
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General...
Accounting and Related Services
Criminal Justice and Corrections
Communication Disorders Sciences an...
Communication and Media Studies
Finance and Financial Management Se...
Business, Management, Marketing, an...
Human Resources Management and Serv...
Romance Languages, Literatures, and...
Political Science and Government
English Language and Literature, Ge...
International Relations and Nationa...
Fine and Studio Arts
Biological and Physical Sciences
Teaching English or French as a Sec...
Percent of full-time, first-time students receiving an income-based Federal Pell Grant intended for low-income students.
LGBTQIA STUDENT RESOURCE GROUPS
ON CAMPUS WOMEN'S CENTER
Two or more races
Non Resident alien
American Indian/Alaska native
0% Native Hawaiians/Pacific islander
Out Of State
36% percentage of students who recieved an income-based Federal Pell Grant intended for low-income students.
Median Household Income
$69,054 per year
The students can reside on campus and 20% of Freshman Live On-Campus.
On Campus Housing Available
Freshmen Required to Live on Campus
Freshmen Live on Campus
Undergrads in College Housing
Averege Housing Cost
The institution has several dining and meal plan options available to students and the average meal plan cost is around
Meal Plan Available
Average Meal Plan Available
Division Sports Nickname
scarlet and gray
Varsity Athletics Association
Varsity Athletics Conference Primary
Mid-States Football Association
Total Male Athletes
Total Female Athletes
Sports Team (Men)
Track and Field
Sports Team (Women)
24-Hour Security Patrol
Campus Emergency Phones
24-Hour Escort Safety rides
Mobile Campus Emergency Alert
On-campus housing facilities are offered to the students who wish to remain nearby. At SXU, $11,430 is the normal expense for on-campus housing, which a student will be needed to pay, each year. Several dining and meal plan options are available for the students at SXU. The university considers the safety and security of its students to be paramount. At SXU, campus safety and security features include 24-hr security patrol, campus emergency phones, 24-hr escort safety rides and mobile campus emergency alert. There are around 38% male and 62% female students enrolled at the university.
Median Earnings 6 Years After Graduation
Median Earnings 10 Years After Graduation
Median Total Debt After Graduation
The median cumulative federal debt of undergraduate borrowers who graduated.
Typical Monthly Loan Payment
The median monthly loan payment for student borrowers who completed, if it were repaid over 10 years at a 4.53% interest rate.
$159 - 280
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and started their studies
Out of 7,811 students
10% Still Enrolled
Students Receiving Gift Aid
Percent of undergraduate students awarded federal gift aid.
Average Aid Per Year
Students Receiving Federal Grants
Students Receiving State Aid
Students Receiving Institutional Grants
Aid awarded based on the family income.
$30K - $48K
$48K - $75K
$75K - $110K
This university is providing various grants, scholarships and federal aids to the students
100% of this university students who applied received Federal State or Institutional Aid.
76% of the students received Federal and student loans in this university.
65 students got benefitted from Post 9/11 GI Bill Award from this university.
Average aid awarded for the university students as grant or scholarship is $15,448.
The Saint Xavier University federal School code is 001768. It can be used by the students to apply for the financial aids from this university.
The following are a few of the scholarships available at the university
Anthony And Pauline Giaimo Scholarship
Carol A. Keene Philosophy Scholarship
Catherine H. Malin Scholarship
Daniel B. Fleming '93 Memorial Scholarship.
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