#25 Best Private Colleges in Illinois

Saint Xavier University

Chicago, Illinois

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Student Population
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Location Chicago, Illinois
Online sxu.edu
School Type Private 4 Year
Setting Large City
Religious Affiliation Roman Catholic
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Size Small
Status Non-profit
On Campus Housing Yes
Level of Study Undergrad/Graduate
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Located in Chicago, Illinois, Saint Xavier University is a small four year private college offering both undergrad and graduate programs.   The school has a religious affiliation with the Roman Catholic faith. In the most recent statistical year 7,917 prospective students applied, and 5,855 were granted admission.  Of those admitted 703 enrolled in the school.  2,858 students are enrolled on a full time basis, and 809 attend part time. In-state tuition for 2018/2019, excluding room and board, is $32,800 plus fees of $1,080. Saint Xavier University is ranked 639 nationally in the CollegeSimply.com 2020 U.S. Colleges Ranking.



Saint Xavier University is rated within the lower 47% of four-year colleges nationally and earns a CollegeSimply grade of 5 out of 10. Learn how ratings are calculated

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Admission Standards
Very Easy
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SAT 950/1130
ACT 19/24
GPA 3.26
Applications Accepted
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Applications Due Jul 30, 2021
Applicant Competition Low

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Annual Cost to Attend

Costs for Saint Xavier University
Fee Cost
Books and Supplies$1,200
Other Fees$1,080
Room and Board $11,340
Budget for Other Expenses$2,016
Total One Year Cost$48,436

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Average Salary After 10 Years
$49,000 per year
Bachelor's Degree Graduation Rate
52% within 6 years

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Popular Areas of Study

Popular subjects studied by Saint Xavier University students
Subject Percent of Class
Business 24%
Health Professions 21%
Education 15%
Liberal Arts and Humanities 7%
Psychology 7%

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Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=148627 IPEDS survey data for Saint Xavier University.