Manresa is our 4-day orientation program for all first year students, including commuters! Our orientation program focuses on making connections with other new students, upper class students, and Xavier faculty and staff. Manresa provides the opportunity for all new students to understand how to suceed here at Xavier transitionally, spiritually, and academically. Find out about Manresa...


Commuter Life

The Office of Commuter Services and Off-Campus Living serves the Xavier commuter population, defined as any student who lives off campus. The office and staff are a resource for commuter students and advocate for the unique needs and challenges of this student population. They are committed to providing services and programs that will enhance commuter involvement and connections to the Xavier community. When you get here, they will be more than willing to help you out!


The Commuter Lounge is located on the 3rd floor of the Gallagher Student Center in Room 320 and is open 24/7.The lounge is a place where students can go to eat, study, relax, socialize and more! There is comfortable seating, a TV, microwave, refrigerator, cell phone chargers, paper supplies, and other goodies 


You will find information regarding upcoming programs, off-campus housing available for rent, and helpful commuter resources such as local transportation maps and schedules and the weather hotline number HERE on the commuter services website.