About Xavier

Xavier At a Glance

Founded in 1831, Xavier University is a Jesuit Catholic University in Cincinnati, Ohio, annually ranked among the nation’s best universities. Our three colleges offer 90+ undergraduate majors, 60+ minors and 40+ graduate programs to approximately 6,500 total students, including 4,500 undergraduates.

Fast Facts

90+

Undergraduate Programs

Located In

Cincinnati, Ohio

Jesuit

Catholic University

98%

Success Rate

Mission and Values

Driven by our commitment to the common good and to the education of the whole person, the Xavier community challenges and supports students as they cultivate lives of reflection, compassion and informed action.

Read Xavier’s Mission Statement

Jesuit Education

The goal of a Jesuit and Catholic education is integration of learning and the spirituality, along with the development of a strong system of personal moral values.

Jesuit Education at Xavier

Student Consumer Information

In an effort to be both accountable and transparent, Xavier University makes student outcome data easily accessible to the public.

Cincinnati

Cincinnati features some of the largest companies in the world, which means students and alumni have countless opportunities for careers, internships and mentorships at places like Kroger, Procter & Gamble, Macy’s, Fifth Third Bancorp, American Financial and Western & Southern Financial group.

The city is ranked the #1 Best City for College Graduates (smartasset.com) and is home to some of the nation’s leading hospitals and healthcare networks, including Cincinnati Children's Hospital, the Christ Hospital and TriHealth.

About Cincinnati