Xavier University of Louisiana
One Drexel Drive
New Orleans, Louisiana 70125-1098
|Level||Four or more years|
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|Total 2019 Full-Time Undergraduate Enrollment||2,512|
|Total 2019 Full-Time First-Year Enrollment||832|
|Total 2019 Total Enrollment||3,325|
|Middle 50% Range of HS GPA for Freshmen||3.70 GPA|
|Middle 50% Range of ACT/SAT for Freshmen||23 ACT; 1080 SAT|
|Accept Transfer Students||Yes|
|Middle 50% Range of College GPA for Transfer Students||N/A|
|Total 2019 Full-Time Transfer Student Enrollment||69|
|Catholic Order Affiliation||Sisters of the Blessed Sacrament|
|3 Most Popular Majors||Biology, Chemistry, Psychology|
|Unique Academic Programs||Xavier offers a unique dual-degree engineering program. We also offer the X-Core program, a core curriculum designed to offer students flexibility in college course planning. The Center for Undergraduate Research and Graduate Opportunities (CURGO) offers research experiences for both non-STEM and STEM majors. All students have the ability to gain hands-on experience.|
|School Mascot||Gold Rush (men); Gold Nuggets (women)|
- Xavier University of Louisiana is the only historically black and Catholic institution in the nation.
- Xavier ranks number one in African-American students who go on to complete medical school.
- Xavier is #1 in the nation for awarding bachelor's degrees to African-American students in the biological and biomedical sciences, the physical sciences, and physics.