Saint Xavier University: Review & Facts

Overall Rating:Overall Ranking - Below AverageQuality:Education Quality Rating - OustandingSafety:Capmus Safety Rating - PoorCosts:Tuition & Fees Cost Rating - Poor
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Saint Xavier University is a medium four-year, private not-for-profit school with 3,950 students enrolled. This school was originated in 1846 and is one of the 74 colleges and schools located in Chicago, Illinois.

Saint Xavier University is affiliated with Roman Catholic Church.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
102
Good
Saint Xavier University will give you the option to receive a 1-year certificate, bachelor's degree, postbaccalaureate certificate, master's degree, or postmaster certificate.

Saint Xavier University deploys a semester-based curriculum calendar system and lets you to select from 102 majors. The most popular concentrations are Education, Nursing, Psychology, Business, and Marketing and Advertising. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings against other colleges.


Student Retention
72%
Fair
It is important to know student retention and graduation rates before you apply to a school to get your diploma or to engage in a long-term study; high retention and graduation rates are usually a good sign. Nevertheless, if you wish to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

The rate of student retention at Saint Xavier University is fair at 72% (close to Illinois average). Considering this statistic, it seems that students like their stay at this school.

Students to Faculty Ratio
13 : 1
Low
The graduation rate at Saint Xavier University is low: 47%. Around 35% of the school's undergraduate students transfer to other colleges.

Student to faculty ratio at Saint Xavier University is pretty good - 13:1. Learn more details regarding faculty and instruction at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$31,000
High
Average tuition cost is extremely high - $30,100 a year. The additional fees at Saint Xavier University (not included in tuition costs) are nearly $900; which makes it a total of $31,000 a year.

Read the details about Saint Xavier University additional charges as well as availability of loans and likelyhood of repaying them upon graduation in the Tuition & Loans report for this college.

Admissions Information



Acceptance
Rate
75%
Doable
As reported in recent government data, 7,883 applications were submitted and 5,886 were accepted; so it is relatively easy to get admitted at this school.

This college will consider accepting dual credits, credits for life experience, and advanced placement credits for admission.

Learn more about admissions as well applicants test score info at Saint Xavier University in the Admissions and Tests report for this college.

Opportunities and Services



Dormatory
Annual Price
$5,600
Medium
Saint Xavier University provides a distance learning option, study abroad programs, and evening/weekend study opportunity, which is a great option for those who work full-time.

There are options for on-campus part-time employment at Saint Xavier University, which allows students to cover some of the tuition expenses. Additionally, this school helps students to evaluate their career options and to find a full-time job upon graduation.

Safety
Grade
D+
Unsafe
Saint Xavier University offers on-campus housing. Dormitory capacity at this college accommodates around 800 students, which provides a viable on-campus housing option. The room price is reasonable - approximately $5,600 annually.

Based on the college crime data, Saint Xavier University seems to be a relatively dangerous school. Read the details in the Campus Crime report for this college.

Saint Xavier University Location and Maps



Post Address: Saint Xavier University, 3700 W 103rd St, Chicago, Illinois 60655, USA
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