Xavier University Overview

Your Guide to Xavier University

Our community is a family, our city feels like home and our traditions set us apart. The Xavier experience gives perspective to unimagined possibilities. You’ll find life looks different as a Musketeer.
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Small-town vibes and big-city perks. Cincinnati is truly the best of both worlds. Whether you’re after art and culture or sports and entertainment, the Queen City offers a bit of everything for everyone. Welcome to a place you can continuously rediscover.

Explore the City
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Faces of Xavier

Every person represents a distinct feature that goes into defining what Xavier looks like. Thanks to our differences, Musketeers share an undeniable resemblance. We call it being All For One.

Faces of Xavier
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Xavier at a Glance

Before you dive in and learn more, take a look at some of the fast facts about Xavier.

Learn Xavier Fast Facts
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Academic Programs

Xavier provides an educational experience based on academic excellence. Our programs utilize experiential learning and holistic approaches that focus on the student as a whole.

Majors and Minors
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Clubs and Organizations

Part of the Xavier experience is a healthy environment to engage with other students, express interests and talents and discover untapped potential. With over 160 clubs and organizations, you’ll have the opportunity to do just that.

Clubs and Organizations