58%

Acceptance Rate

$15,966

Avg.Financial Aid

002032

FAFSA Code

About Xavier University of Louisiana

Type Control of Institution - Public/Private

Private

Not-For-Profit

4 Years

Student Population Number of Students attending College

3,231

Website

https://www.xula.edu

Accreditation Accreditation is the process by which the quality of learning at various educational institutions are evaluated. Read More.

SACSCOC

Religious Affiliation Indicates religious affiliation (denomination) for private not-for-profit institutions that are religiously affiliated.

Roman Catholic

On Campus Housing Does the institution provide on-campus housing?

Yes

The Xavier University of Louisiana is a private non-profit institution located in New Orleans, Louisiana. This institution is established with the motive of with gods help there is no fear.

This institution was, founded by Saint Katharine Drexel and the Sisters of the Blessed Sacrament, which is Catholic and historically Black. The ultimate purpose of the university is to contribute more and preparing its students to assume leadership and service in a global society. Here they prepare students in a diverse learning and teaching environment that incorporates all relevant educational means, to enhance their interpersonal skills, personal growth, and community service.

Xavier offers preparation in nearly 50 major areas on the undergraduate, graduate, and professional degree levels. Undergraduate students, regardless of their major are required to complete forty hours of core curriculum courses that will challenge students to think critically and innovatively about their world, regions, communities, and themselves

Students Population of Xavier University of Louisiana

Today in Xavier 73 percent of its enrolment is African American and 16 percent is Catholic. Just less than one-half of Xavier students are from Louisiana (44.3%), primarily from the New Orleans area. 

Non-local enrolment continues to increase with students coming from 40 other states and U.S. territories. Sixteen foreign countries are represented on campus. However, its doors have always been open to qualified students of every race and creed.

Student life is enriched by the social and cultural setting of New Orleans, and by campus activities designed to enhance personal growth, interpersonal skills, and leadership in such areas as community service, the environment, cultural concerns, and social justice.                                                      

The Xavier University of Louisiana is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges to offer various degree programs.

The University has also been awarded candidacy status by the Council on Academic Accreditation in Audiology and Speech-Language Pathology and Accreditation-Provisional status by the Accreditation 

Location & Contact

Address

1 Drexel Drive

Contact

Email: N/A
Phone: 5044867411
Fax: N/A
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Rankings

The following are the rankings given to the Xavier University by Us new and Forbes:

On Forbes Lists

325 in Top Colleges

215 in Private Colleges

69 in the Midwest

On US News Lists

17 in Regional Universities South (Tie)

13 in Best Undergraduate Teaching (Tie)

28 in Best Value Schools

7 in Most Innovative Schools

4 in Top Performers on Social Mobility

3 in Historically Black Colleges and Universities

Admissions

Application Deadline Deadline for application submissions. Please contact the school for more details.

FALSE

Acceptance Rate Percentage of applicants who are accepted in an Institution.

58%

SAT Range

1016 - 1189

ACT Range

20 - 26

Application Fee

FALSE$

SAT/ACT

Recommended

High School GPA

Required

Accept Common App

Yes

The application process here is so simple and easy firstly you need to fill in the application while the institution uses a holistic assessment of a student's completed application when making admissions decisions.

The Xavier University of Louisiana requires applicants to be in the top 57 percent of SAT and with the ACT of 20 and above.

The high school grades must be above average to get into the Xavier University of Louisiana.

The steps to follow in order to get admission

Step 1: Access your Banner Web account and XULA Gmail.

Step 2: Submit your Deposit.

Step 3: Register for Orientation.

Step 4: Submit the final copy of your high school transcript.

 

Annual Cost to Attend

Net Price Cost of attendance minus any grants and scholarships received.

$18,227

Average Annual Cost

$21,954

Books And Supplies

$1,300

Other Fees

$2,394

Room And Board The charges for an academic year for rooming accommodations and meals for a typical student.

$9,709

Budget For Other Expenses

$2,080

Total One Year Cost

$37,437

Tuition for the Xavier University of Louisiana is pretty affordable and is easy to pay. The average annual cost of attending this university is $21,954 while the net price at this university amounts to $18,227.

The net price is the average cost of the university after aid and scholarship funds are discounted from the total cost.

In addition to the above cost a student would also incur expenses in paying for the following:

Books & Supplies - $1,300 

Room & Board - $9,709

Other Fees - $2,394

So, the total cost to attend XULA is $37,437 for the whole academic year.

For any further information about paying for tuition, we suggest you follow our tuition page.

Academics

Highest Degree Offered The highest degree offered by the Institution.

NA

Student:Faculty Ratio

15:1

Full-Time Retention Rate Percent of the that re-enrolled at the institution as either full- or part-time in the current year.

75%

Part-Time Retention Rate Percent of the that re-enrolled at the institution as either full- or part-time in the current year.

100%

Academic Calendar

Semester

Research Funding per Student

$3,578

Faculty Overview

55%

Male Professors

45%

Female Professors

Non-traditional Learning

Evening Degree Programs

Teacher Certification

Distance Education

Study Abroad

Majors

Biology, General

124 Graduates

Chemistry

42 Graduates

Psychology, General

41 Graduates

Public Health

24 Graduates

Communication and Media Studies

10 Graduates

Political Science and Government

10 Graduates

Accounting and Related Services

9 Graduates

Business Administration, Management...

8 Graduates

Marketing

7 Graduates

Computer Science

6 Graduates

Sociology

6 Graduates

Communication Disorders Sciences an...

5 Graduates

English Language and Literature, Ge...

5 Graduates

Fine and Studio Arts

5 Graduates

Romance Languages, Literatures, and...

5 Graduates

Biochemistry, Biophysics and Molecu...

4 Graduates

Mathematics

4 Graduates

Physics

4 Graduates

Teacher Education and Professional...

3 Graduates

Finance and Financial Management Se...

2 Graduates

History

2 Graduates

Philosophy

2 Graduates

Music

1 Graduates

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Student Body

Undergraduate Students

2,478

Socio-Economic Diversity Percent of full-time, first-time students receiving an income-based Federal Pell Grant intended for low-income students.

54%

Full-time

95%

Part-time

5%

Students Gender

Male

25%

US National: 44%

Female

75%

US National: 56%

LGBTQIA STUDENT RESOURCE GROUPS

ON CAMPUS WOMEN'S CENTER

Race/Ethnicity

2% White

4% Unknown

79% Black

4% Hispanic

4% Two or more races

1% Non Resident alien

6% Asian

0% American Indian/Alaska native

0% Native Hawaiians/Pacific islander

Geographic Density

Geographic Density

High

1%

Unknown Location

63%

Out Of State

36%

In State

0%

Foreign

Economic Diversity

36% percentage of students who recieved an income-based Federal Pell Grant intended for low-income students.

Median Household Income

$55,658 per year

Campus Life

Housing

The students can reside on campus and 74% of Freshman Live On-Campus.

On Campus Housing Available

Yes

Freshmen Required to Live on Campus

No

Freshmen Live on Campus

74%

Undergrads in College Housing

48%

Averege Housing Cost

N/A

Campus Food

The institution has several dining and meal plan options available to students and the average meal plan cost is around N/A.

Meal Plan Available

Yes

Average Meal Plan Available

N/A

Athletes

Division Sports Nickname

Gold Rush

School Colors

gold and white

Varsity Athletics Association

NAIA

Varsity Athletics Conference Primary

Not applicable

Total Male Athletes

43

Total Female Athletes

70

Intramural Sports

13

Sports Club

N/A

Sports Team (Men)

Basketball

Cross Country

Tennis

Track and Field

Sports Team (Women)

Basketball

Cross Country

Tennis

Track and Field

Volleyball

Campus Safety

24-Hour Security Patrol

Yes

Campus Emergency Phones

Yes

24-Hour Escort Safety rides

No

Mobile Campus Emergency Alert

Yes

The university offers on-campus housing facilities to the students who wish to stay on the campus. At XUL, $10,000 is the normal expense for on-campus housing, which a student will be needed to pay, each year. At Xavier University of Louisiana, students are offered well-cooked food keeping in mind their health and nutritional requirements. Additionally, the university offers a wide assortment of dining and meal options to the students. The university has taken a lot of measures to ensure the safety and security of its students. Some of these measures include 24-hr security patrol, campus emergency phones and mobile campus emergency alert. There are around 24% male and 76% female students enrolled at the university.

After Graduation

Median Earnings 6 Years After Graduation

$29,900/year

Median Earnings 10 Years After Graduation

$49,800/year

Median Total Debt After Graduation The median cumulative federal debt of undergraduate borrowers who graduated.

$0$100,000

$27,000

$31,000

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.

$280 - 322

Outcomes 8 Years of Attending

Show data for students who

and started their studies

Out of 7,811 students

30% Graduated

10% Still Enrolled

15% Transfer

1% Withdraw

Financial Aid

Students Receiving Gift Aid Percent of undergraduate students awarded federal gift aid.

94%

Average Aid Per Year

$15,966

Students Receiving Federal Grants

57%

Average Aid Per Year

$5,766

Students Receiving State Aid

40%

Average Aid Per Year

$5,484

Students Receiving Institutional Grants

80%

Average Aid Per Year

$11,815

Average Grant & Scholarship by Family Income

Aid awarded based on the family income.

Income

Average Amount

< $30K

$16,916

$30K - $48K

$15,697

$48K - $75K

$12,172

$75K - $110K

$12,570

> $110K

$10,696

Most students worry about paying their tuition and fees. The university's financial aid department if working closely with each student who has trouble paying for their education. The university assists students in the form of scholarships, loans, and grants.

The process of receiving funds starts from a student filing for FAFSA and receive a Student Aid Report to determine eligibility.

Complete the FAFSA questions as instructed on the application and contact the school you plan to attend to discuss how your current financial situation has changed. Note that the school's decision is final and cannot be appealed to the U.S. Department of Education

Xavier University of Louisiana federal school code is 002032.

A student would be receiving financial aid in the following form:

Gift Aid amounting to $15,966

Federal Grants amounting to $5,766

State Aid amounting to $5,484

Institutional Grants amounting to $11,815

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