About Xavier University and Financial Administration
Founded in 1831, Xavier University is a Jesuit, Catholic university in Cincinnati, Ohio. Its three colleges offer 83 undergraduate majors, 52 minors, and 11 graduate programs to more than 7,000 students. The University is the sixth oldest Catholic university in the nation and one of 28 Jesuit colleges and universities nationwide.
Xavier has been recognized as one of the top 10 universities in the Midwest for the last 16 years by U.S. News & World Report, including finishing #1 graduation rate and #2 in student retention for 2011. Xavier was named among “The Best 376 Colleges” in America by The Princeton Review, is among the “100 Best Values in Private Colleges” by Kiplinger’s Personal Finance and tapped for the John Templeton Honor Roll for Character-Building Colleges for inspiring students to lead ethical, civic-minded lives.
Xavier's Division of Financial Administration, led by CFO Beth Amyot, encompasses a wide range of financial planning and processing units, facilities management and administrative and emergency departments. As an organization, they lead Xavier's strategic financial planning and grounds efforts and are helping to fulfill Xavier's goal for creating academic facilities that will dramatically enhance Xavier’s learning environment.