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Xavier University of Louisiana

One Drexel Drive
New Orleans, Louisiana 70125-1098

Level Four or more years
Undergraduate Enrollment 2,451
Setting City
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Admissions Office
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Total 2020 Full-Time Undergraduate Enrollment 2,451
Total 2020 Full-Time First-Year Enrollment 714
Total 2020 Total Enrollment 3,371
Middle 50% Range of HS GPA for Freshmen 3.60 average weighted GPA
Middle 50% Range of ACT/SAT for Freshmen ACT: 23; SAT: 1090 (of those who submitted test scores)
Test Optional Yes (for Fall 2021)
Accept Transfer Students Yes
Middle 50% Range of College GPA for Transfer Students N/A
Total 2020 Full-Time Transfer Student Enrollment 82
Catholic Order Affiliation Sisters of the Blessed Sacrament
3 Most Popular Majors Biology, Chemistry, Psychology
Unique Academic Programs Dual Degree Engineering; Biology (pre-med); Medical Laboratory Science; Performance Studies
School Mascot Gold Rush (men); Gold Nuggets (women)

Interesting Facts:
  • The only Catholic and HBCU in the nation.
  • XULA ranks number one in sending Black students to medical school and completing their Doctoral degree.
  • We rank in the top 5 for students advancing their social mobility upon graduating, meaning they have opportunities that launched them far and above of their previous economic background.