Undergraduate Admission

Tuition and Aid

Nearly all incoming Xavier students receive financial assistance each year through grants, loans, work study opportunities and scholarships or a combination of these. The average incoming first-year student receives $22,210 in merit scholarships and grants.

Tuition & Fees Breakdown

Xavier University Undergraduate Tuition and Fees Summary
Semester Annual
Tuition & Fees $21,230 $42,460
Room & Board $6,790 $13,580
Total Charges $28,020 $56,040

Key Details:

  • Tuition and fees were not increased for the 21-22 school year.
  • Books are provided at no charge as part of the University's DayOne program.
This listing is based on a single undergraduate student taking 12-18 hours per semester living in Husman Hall in a double room with the Xavier Silver meal plan, based on 2021-22 rates. Fees estimated. Actual course fees may vary. Estimate does not include books and supplies, transportation, or miscellaneous personal expenses. For a more detailed listing, visit the Tuition and Fees website.

Scholarship and Net Price Calculator

Financial Aid Opportunities


Students are awarded scholarships based on academic, athletic, artistic or other talents. Scholarships do not have to be repaid. All Xavier students are automatically considered for scholarships when they apply for admission. Connect with your financial aid counselor for information about the following scholarships:


Students are generally awarded grants based on financial need or a specific talent. Like scholarships, grants are a great way to finance a college education. Connect with your financial aid counselor for information about grants from

  • The Federal Government
  • The State of Ohio
  • Xavier University

Grant Opportunities


Undergraduate students who demonstrate need, according to the federal need analysis formula, may qualify for a subsidized Direct Loan. The federal government pays the interest on the subsidized loan while the student is enrolled at least half-time. Students who do not qualify for a subsidized Direct Loan may be eligible for an unsubsidized Direct Loan. Connect with your financial aid counselor for more information.

Loan Information

Financial Assistance

The Office of Student Financial Assistance will help you with all things fiscal. Everyone who reaches out, no matter the level of need, is connected with an expert to help with scholarships, grants, loans, work-study and more.

Veteran and Military Affiliated Financial Aid

Veteran and military affiliated students may be eligible for benefits through both the Federal and State Departments of Veterans Affairs. Visit the Student Veterans Center’s Financial Aid page to learn more.