Xavier University of Louisiana: Statistics

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#2167 of 14,160In the World
#631 of 2,624In North America
#578 of 2,523In the United States
#10 of 27In Louisiana
#5 of 9In New Orleans
#1005 of 1,713For Oncology and Cancer research

Quick Review

Religion
Roman Catholic
Acceptance rate
60%
Average SAT
1075
Average ACT
23
Avg. cost to attend
$18,794 /y
Aid receiving
98%
Undergraduates
2,530
Graduates
795
Male:Female Ratio
24:76
Control
Private
not-for-profit
Highest Degree
Doctor's degree
Website
xula.edu

Xavier University of Louisiana Acceptance rate and Admissions statistics

TotalMenWomen
Acceptance Rate60%54%62%
Applicants9,2912,2417,050
Admissions5,5731,2164,357
Freshmen enrolled full time828157671
Freshmen enrolled part time422

262 students enrolled in some distance education courses.

35 enrolled exclusively in distance education.

SAT scores

Among admitted applicants
377 or 45%
submitted SAT

25% of them
had 990
or below

75% of them
had 1160
or below

Typical SAT scores of first-years in the Xavier University of Louisiana are 990-1160 (middle 50% range).

ACT scores

Among admitted applicants
581 or 70%
submitted ACT

25% of them
had 20
or below

75% of them
had 26
or below

Typical ACT scores of first-years in the Xavier University of Louisiana are 20-26 (middle 50% range).

Admissions requirements

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

Enrollment by race or ethnicity

Black or African American2427 (73%)
Asian257 (8%)
White181 (5%)
Hispanic145 (4%)
Race or Ethnicity unknown126 (4%)
Two or more races121 (4%)
Nonresident Alien67 (2%)
American Indian or Alaska Native1 (0%)

Costs per year: Tuition, Housing, Fees

Net average cost to attend
$18,794/year
Average aid awarded
$16,839
Students receiving aid
98%

Average costs by household income

<$30K$17,363
$30-48K$19,192
$48-75K$21,314
$75-110K$22,895
$110K+$23,631

Tuition and fees

UndergraduatesGraduates
Tuition in-district$22,503$6,356
Tuition in-state$22,503$6,356
Tuition out-of-state$22,503$6,356
Fee in-district$2,552$1,165
Fee in-state$2,552$1,165
Fee out-of-state$2,552$1,165

Room and board price

Dormitory capacity1,757
Combined charge for room and board$10,000

Xavier University of Louisiana Majors

MajorBachelor'sMaster'sDoctoral
Biology & Biological Sciences, General133
Pharmacy123
Psychology, General36
Chemistry, General35
Public Health, General15
Mental Health Counseling & Counselor14
Political Science and Government, General12
Educational Leadership and Administration, General84
Mass Communication & Media Studies9
Marketing & Marketing Management, General9
Accounting8
Sociology7
Neuroscience6
Business Administration and Management, General5
History, General5
Theology & Theological Studies23
Speech-Language Pathology & Pathologist5
Curriculum and Instruction5
Physics, General4
English Language and Literature, General4
Science Teacher Education & General Science Teacher Education4
Social Studies Teacher Education3
Biochemistry3
Speech Communication and Rhetoric3
Computer Science3
Art & Art Studies, General3
Chemistry Teacher Education3
Chemistry, Other3
Finance, General3
Biology Teacher Education3
Philosophy3
Counselor Education & School Counseling and Guidance Services3
Education & Teaching of Individuals in Elementary Special Education Programs3
English & Language Arts Teacher Education11
Music Performance, General2
Elementary Education and Teaching11
Mathematics, General2
French Language and Literature1
Mathematics Teacher Education1
Music, General1
Grand Total32452127
TotalMenWomen
Graduation rate51%48%53%
  • Full-time retention rate - 70%
  • Part-time retention rate - 33%

Publications & Citations

Publications
1,423
Citations
32,867

Publication / Citation count by topic

Medicine
508 / 12,064
Biology
461 / 11,674
Chemistry
305 / 9,802
Liberal Arts & Social Sciences
189 / 2,844
Engineering
141 / 3,526
Oncology and Cancer research
134 / 2,810
Computer Science
124 / 2,704
Physics
119 / 3,111
Biochemistry
90 / 2,414
Psychology
89 / 1,360
Pharmacology
89 / 1,985
Materials Science
78 / 1,811
Health Science
68 / 1,294
Environmental Science
66 / 3,345
Pharmacy
53 / 706
Business
52 / 1,444
Demography
52 / 1,505
Bioinformatics and Computational biology
41 / 1,072
Immunology
39 / 822
Artificial Intelligence (AI)
37 / 991
Chemical Engineering
36 / 1,237
Sociology
34 / 209
Family medicine
33 / 202
Art & Design
33 / 151
Mathematics
32 / 986
Gerontology
32 / 818
Public Health
31 / 1,363
Molecular Biology
31 / 976
Healthcare Management (MHA)
30 / 335
Genetics
30 / 1,091
Political Science
26 / 55
Communications and Public Relations
26 / 445
Virology
26 / 674
Biophysics
24 / 457
Inorganic Chemistry
24 / 2,100
Radiochemistry
23 / 942
Organic Chemistry
22 / 304
Education Majors
22 / 121
Social Psychology
22 / 806
Surgery
21 / 983

Annual publication & citation counts

YearPublicationsCitations
1990514
19911413
19921217
19931321
19941343
19952031
19962849
19971884
19982180
199925148
200019167
200124239
200231266
200322297
200443453
200534782
200632923
2007311072
2008331132
2009351199
2010551375
2011471630
2012661621
2013911914
2014822168
2015762220
2016802379
20171002598
2018852265
2019912490
20201013242

Xavier University of Louisiana alumni

  1. LaToya Cantrell

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    LaToya Cantrell
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1972-.. (age 49)
    Occupations
    politiciansociologist
    Biography

    LaToya Cantrell is an American politician serving as the Mayor of New Orleans, Louisiana, a post she has held since May 7, 2018. Cantrell, a Democrat, is the first woman to hold the post. Before becoming mayor, Cantrell represented District B on the New Orleans City Council from 2012–2018.

  2. Regina Benjamin

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    Regina Benjamin
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1956-.. (age 65)
    Occupations
    surgeon
    Biography

    Regina Marcia Benjamin is an American physician and a former vice admiral in the U.S. Public Health Service Commissioned Corps who served as the 18th Surgeon General of the United States. Benjamin previously directed a nonprofit primary care medical clinic in Bayou La Batre, Alabama, and served on the board of trustees for the Morehouse School of Medicine.

  3. Annie Easley

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    Annie Easley
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1938-2011 (aged 73)
    Occupations
    mathematiciancomputer scientistengineer
    Biography

    Annie J. Easley was an American computer scientist, mathematician, and rocket scientist. She worked for the Lewis Research Center (now Glenn Research Center) of the National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) and its predecessor, the National Advisory Committee for Aeronautics (NACA). She was a leading member of the team which developed software for the Centaur rocket stage, and was one of the first African-Americans to work at NASA. Easley was posthumously inducted into the Glenn Research Hall of Fame in 2015. On February 1, 2021, a crater on the moon was named after Easley by the IAU.

  4. Alexis Herman

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    Alexis Herman
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1947-.. (age 74)
    Occupations
    politiciansociologistsocial worker
    Biography

    Alexis Margaret Herman is an American politician who served as the 23rd U.S. Secretary of Labor under President Bill Clinton. Herman was the first African-American to hold the position. Prior to serving as Secretary, she was Assistant to the President and Director of the White House Office of Public Engagement.

General info

Alternative namesXULA
Founded1925
MottoDeo Adjuvante Non Timendum
If God is with us, Nothing is to be feared
Colorsgold, white
Academic CalendarAugust to May. Also Summer Session (May - July)
Total FTE staff741
Carnegie ClassificationMaster's Colleges & Universities: Small Programs

Location and Contacts

Address1 Drexel Drive
New Orleans, Louisiana, 70125-1098
United States
City population379,000
Phone5044867411
Fax+1 (504) 520 7904

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