Xavier University
Fast Facts

Xavier [zey-vyer]

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

Visit Life at Xavier 4,645 Undergraduate Students
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Faith and Service at Xavier Jesuit Catholic University
Professional Development at Xavier 98% Success Rate
Cincinnati More Fortune 500 companies per capita than
Los Angeles, New York or Chicago
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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

Volunteer for more than 160 local, national and international organizations.


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

Religious Inclusion

Our students practice more than 20 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
Xavier Blue

Let's Go X.

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

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