The applicant must be in good standing at the University, and must demonstrate the maturity and flexibility to adjust to a new culture, as well as the ability to comply with the rigors, structures and demands of the program. In addition, the student must be in good health and must be able to work well both independently and with others.

Please note: The Solidarity Semesters are not generally available for first year students. However, if there is interest in future participation in these programs, first year students should avoid choosing courses listed in this brochure as they register for courses.



Program costs include current Xavier tuition and fees plus a special program fee which is equivalent to room and board.

Financial aid and scholarships apply to all programs.