Saint Xavier University Rankings

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In the World#3311 of 14178
In North America#970 of 2629
In the United States#897 of 2528
In Illinois#37 of 100
In Chicago#14 of 38

Quick Review

Religion
Roman Catholic
Acceptance rate
73%
Average SAT
1050
Average ACT
22
Avg. cost to attend
$14,975 /y
Aid receiving
100%
Undergraduates
2,957
Graduates
666
Male:Female Ratio
35:65
Control
Private
not-for-profit
Highest Degree
Post-master's certificate
Website
sxu.edu

Saint Xavier University Acceptance rate and Admissions statistics

TotalMenWomen
Acceptance Rate73%69%75%
Applicants8,0832,9085,172
Admissions5,8722,0003,872
Freshmen enrolled full time668268400

1,431 students enrolled in some distance education courses.

346 enrolled exclusively in distance education.

SAT scores

Among admitted applicants
547 or 82%
submitted SAT

25% of them
had 960
or below

75% of them
had 1140
or below

Typical SAT scores of first-years in Saint Xavier University are 960-1140 (middle 50% range).

ACT scores

Among admitted applicants
198 or 30%
submitted ACT

25% of them
had 19
or below

75% of them
had 24
or below

Typical ACT scores of first-years in Saint Xavier University are 19-24 (middle 50% range).

Admissions requirements

SAT/ACT Required
Secondary school GPA Required
Secondary school record Required
TOEFL Required
Recommendations Recommended
College-preparatory program Neither required nor recommended
Formal demonstration of competencies Neither required nor recommended
Other Tests Neither required nor recommended
Secondary school rank Neither required nor recommended

Enrollment by race or ethnicity

White1539 (42%)
Hispanic1310 (36%)
Black or African American415 (11%)
Race or Ethnicity unknown182 (5%)
Asian91 (3%)
Two or more races75 (2%)
Nonresident Alien6 (0.2%)
Native Hawaiian or other Pacific Islander2 (0.1%)
American Indian or Alaska Native2 (0.1%)

Costs per year: Tuition, Housing, Fees

Net average cost to attend
$14,975/year
Average aid awarded
$26,448
Students receiving aid
100%

Average costs by household income

<$30K$11,266
$30-48K$11,962
$48-75K$14,907
$75-110K$18,457
$110K+$19,130

Tuition and fees

UndergraduatesGraduates
Tuition in-district$33,300$16,000
Tuition in-state$33,300$16,000
Tuition out-of-state$33,300$16,000
Fee in-district$1,080$450
Fee in-state$1,080$450
Fee out-of-state$1,080$450

Room and board price

Dormitory capacity510
Combined charge for room and board$11,340

Saint Xavier University Majors

MajorBachelor'sMaster's
Registered Nursing & Registered Nurse146
Psychology, General60
Speech-Language Pathology & Pathologist2832
Nursing Administration58
Business & Commerce, General57
Finance, General2915
Biology & Biological Sciences, General43
Marketing & Marketing Management, General365
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services, Other1320
Criminal Justice & Safety Studies32
Liberal Arts and Sciences & Liberal Studies30
Accounting263
Speech Communication and Rhetoric27
Business Administration and Management, General27
Computer Science24
Computer and Information Sciences, General99
Elementary Education and Teaching97
Human Resources Management & Personnel Administration, General610
Nursing Science16
Early Childhood Education and Teaching104
Political Science and Government, General14
Sociology14
Special Education and Teaching, General14
Finance and Financial Management Services, Other13
Art & Art Studies, General9
Family Practice Nurse & Nursing8
Biological and Physical Sciences7
Philosophy7
Spanish Language and Literature6
Chemistry, General6
English Language and Literature, General6
Secondary Education and Teaching6
Management Sciences and Quantitative Methods, Other6
Music Teacher Education31
Mathematics, General4
Counseling Psychology4
Counselor Education & School Counseling and Guidance Services4
Religion & Religious Studies3
History, General3
Music, General3
International Relations and Affairs3
Junior High & Intermediate & Middle School Education and Teaching3
Mathematics Teacher Education3
Teaching English as a Second or Foreign Language & ESL Language Instructor3
Accounting and Related Services, Other3
Social Science Teacher Education2
English & Language Arts Teacher Education2
History Teacher Education2
Music Performance, General2
Spanish Language Teacher Education2
Mathematics and Statistics, Other2
Organizational Communication, General1
Kinesiology and Exercise Science1
Art Teacher Education1
Education, General1
Grand Total698265
TotalMenWomen
Graduation rate56%50%59%
  • Full-time retention rate - 76%

Publications & Citations

Publications
982
Citations
33,871

Publication count by topic

Mathematics
410
Physics
117
Psychology
113
Sociology
51
Medicine
51
Computer science
47
Political science
28
Biology
25
Business
21
Economics
18
Philosophy
16
History
13
Art
12
Geography
10
Engineering
9
Materials science
6
Chemistry
4

Topical rankings by citation count

DisciplineWorld RankCitations
Mathematics56924,481
Psychology16883,542
Physics17141,788
Philosophy190614
Sociology2507155
History25286
Computer science27471,008
Art27603
Economics2798180
Business3033173
Political science311235
Geography311895
Medicine3297714
Biology4121394
Materials science4293115
Engineering507814
Chemistry527654

Annual publication & citation counts

YearPublicationsCitations
199000
199101
199231
199340
1994122
199573
19961414
19971018
19981236
1999838
20001056
200116129
200222216
200318316
200426515
200539921
200652910
2007441155
2008541583
2009462149
2010532299
2011702071
2012472062
2013482137
2014472115
2015561986
2016571952
2017532315
2018442106
2019472560
2020433066

General info

Alternative namesSXU
St. Xavier University
St Xavier University
Founded1846
WikipediaSaint Xavier University
MottoVia, Veritas, Vita
The Way, The Truth, The Life
Colorsscarlet, gray
Academic CalendarSeptember to May (September - December; January-May)
Total FTE staff476
Carnegie ClassificationMaster's Colleges & Universities: Larger Programs

Location and Contacts

Address3700 W 103rd St
Chicago, Illinois, 60655
United States
City population2,722,000
Phone7732983000
Fax+1 (773) 298 3076

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