Xavier University

Fast Facts

Xavier [zey-vyer]

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

90+ Undergraduate Programs
Cincinnati Ohio
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Xavier is in the heart of Cincinnati

Cincinnati More Fortune 500 companies per capita than
Los Angeles, New York or Chicago
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The Jesuits have been educating people since the 1500s. Here’s how we carry on their traditions.


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


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


Our students practice more than 20 religions on campus. Our interfaith office strengthens the campus community.

We will succeed in changing the world together.
We act with integrity, justice and generosity.

All for One
And One for All.

We are
Xavier Musketeers.

Meet Father Graham, S.J.

Our 34th President


President of Xavier
Since 2001


PhD, American Studies
MA, Psychology


Favorite Color
Xavier Light 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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