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Xavier students celebrating the Hindi festival of Holi.

Xavier University is a private, Catholic, Jesuit University established in 1831 with a beautiful campus located in Cincinnati, Ohio. Xavier University has been recognized for the past 20 years as one of the nation's best Midwestern colleges and universities by US News and World Report. Its three colleges offer 90 undergraduate majors, 57 minors and 19 graduate programs to 6,545 total students, including 4,540 undergraduates. The University is the sixth-oldest Catholic university in the United States and one of 27  Jesuit colleges and universities in the U.S.

Indian Faculty at Xavier

Dr. Amit Sen

Dr. Amit Sen
Chair and Associate Professor, Economics

Dr. Hema Krishnan

Dr. Hema Krishnan
Professor, Management and Entrepreneurship

Dr. Rashmi Assudani

Dr. Rashmi Assudani
Chair, Sedler Center for Entrepreneurship and Innovation

Academic Majors at Xavier

Cincinnati is known for its strengths in banking and finance, consumer goods, technology, and medical sectors. Xavier's majors build upon the strengths in our city through very strong programs including Biology, Chemistry, Engineering Physics, Computer Science, Commerce, and Psychology. The rigor of all of our majors is supported by our extensive liberal arts core curriculum.

Indian Community in Cincinnati

Cincinnati is home to an extensive Indian-American community, including worship communities at the Hindu Temple of Greater Cincinnati and the Sri SaiBaba Temple of Greater Cincinnati. The Indian American Chamber of Commerce for Greater Cincinnati and Northern Kentucky also supports organizations such as Tata Consultancy Services who has its North American headquarters in Cincinnati. Cincinnati also has an eclectic mix of Indian restaurants.

Become a part of our Xavier community!

Xavier provides a welcoming environment for students from all faith backgrounds. Our Center for Interfaith Dialogue host events like the Holi festival pictured above. Find out more about our application process, the scholarships that we offer, and the services we provide for international students. We look forward to connecting with you!