Xavier University is 1 of 23 schools recognized by US News & World Report for our Service Learning Programs across the nation. Students log an average of 80,000+ hours of community service per year, helping more than 160 local, national and international organizations.
"The Guatemalan medical trip is a trip through the Office for Interfaith. Twelve students go down every year. It was my first time in another country, specifically in a developing country, and was a very unique growth experience for me. "
Sam MerrittBiology, '15
Volunteer in communities as close as our hometown of Cincinnati and as far away as San Salvador, El Salvador.
Common Ground aims to create a space on campus where students from a variety of Christian backgrounds come together to worship, pray, engage Scripture and encounter God.
Since its creation in 2000, Xavier University's Alternative Breaks program has grown from three service trips to 14+. See photos and updates from past student trips.
Alison came to Xavier for two reasons: the Philosophy, Politics and the Public honors program and the Service Fellows program.