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In 2019, Xavier joined a national movement by adopting a test-optional admission policy. This allows us to review an application that you feel most confidently reflects your distinct strengths and work throughout your high school career.
Should I apply test-optional?
Mike Garcia, Assistant Director of Admission, talks about what it means to apply test-optional at Xavier and how to decide if it’s the right move for you.
Test-optional admission is a new concept for parents and families too. Julie Nelson, Midwest Recruitment Director, has a few words of wisdom to help you navigate this admission policy with your student.
Last year, Xavier students from the Class of 2024 applied test-optional – and they have some advice for you. Check out how some of our current first-year Musketeers made the decision to apply test-optional and what they would tell you to think about as you’re working on your application.