Invest in your future and enjoy lifelong returns.

Our graduation rate is #1 in the Midwest according to the 2015 U.S. News & World Report rankings. On top of that, 91 percent of Xavier grads are employed, volunteering or in graduate school within six months of graduating.


You've Earned It

Students are awarded scholarships based on academic, athletic, artistic or other talents. Scholarships do not have to be repaid. All Xavier students are automatically considered for scholarships when they apply for admission. Connect with your financial aid counselor for information about the following scholarships:

Financial Assitance

We're Here to Help

The Office of Student Financial Assistance will help you with all things fiscal. And everyone who applies, no matter the level of need, is assigned an expert to help with scholarships, grants, loans, work-study and more.

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Fund Your Future

Students are generally awarded grants based on financial need or a specific talent. Like scholarships, grants are a great way to finance a college education. Connect with your financial aid counselor for information about grants from

  • The Federal Government
  • The State of Ohio
  • Xavier University

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Invest in Your Future

Undergraduate students who demonstrate need, according to the federal need analysis formula, may qualify for a subsidized Direct Loan. The federal government pays the interest on the subsidized loan while the student is enrolled at least half-time. Students who do not qualify for a subsidized Direct Loan may be eligible for an unsubsidized Direct Loan. Connect with your financial aid counselor for more information.

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$62,000,000 and counting

That's how much we awarded undergraduate students in scholarships and financial assistance for the 2014-2015 school year. When you're accepted, you're automatically considered. Enter your GPA and test scores and see what type of assistance you qualify for.



  • There's no income cut-off to qualify for federal student aid. Many factors besides income—from the size of your family to the age of your older parent—are taken into account.
  • File the FAFSA as soon as possible after January 1 at Students whose FAFSA is received by February 15 receive priority aid consideration.
  • Be sure to list Xavier's federal school code 003144.
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No. 1 Graduation Rate

Midwestern Colleges, 2015 U.S. News & World Report