Xavier University
Fast Facts

Xavier [zey-vyer]

n. 1: Founded in 1831, Xavier is a Jesuit Catholic university located in Cincinnati, OH.

4,633 Undergraduate Students
Cincinnati Ohio
Jesuit Catholic University
91% Placement Rate
Cincinnati Home to 9 Fortune 500 Companies
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Jesuit 101

The Jesuits have been educating people since the 1500s. Here’s how we carry on their traditions.

Community service

Almost all of our students volunteered for more than 60 local organizations.


Xavier thinks and acts green in our sustainability degrees, courses, and campus operations.

Religious Inclusion

Our students practice more than 15 religions on campus. Our interfaith office strengthens the campus community.

Meet Father Graham, S.J.

Our 34th President

President of Xavier
Since 2001

PhD, American Studies
MA, Psychology

Favorite Color

Let's Go X.

Way beyond Xs and Os, Xavier’s 18 Division I sports teams finish 1st in character, commitment, and courage. And even though life isn’t all about winning, we do plenty of that too.

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