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#26 Best Private Colleges in Illinois

Saint Xavier University

Chicago, Illinois

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Overview

Student Population
3,764
Saint Xavier University overview
Location Chicago, Illinois
Online sxu.edu
School Type Private 4 Year
Setting Large City
Religious Affiliation Roman Catholic
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Size Mid-size
Status Non-profit
On Campus Housing Yes
Level of Study Undergrad/Graduate

Located in Chicago, Illinois, Saint Xavier University is a mid-size 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 8,306 prospective students applied, and 6,562 were granted admission.  Of those admitted 721 enrolled in the school.  3,028 students are enrolled on a full time basis, and 736 attend part time. In-state tuition for 2020/2021, excluding room and board, is $33,630 plus fees of $1,100. Saint Xavier University is ranked 600 nationally in the CollegeSimply.com 2022 U.S. Colleges Ranking.

Ratings

5/10
Overall
4/10
Academics
3/10
Resources
7/10
Outcomes
8/10
Value

Saint Xavier University is rated within the lower 45% of four-year colleges nationally and earns a CollegeSimply grade of 5 out of 10. Learn how ratings are calculated

Rankings

Rankings for Saint Xavier University within the 2022 CollegeSimply Best Colleges Lists.

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Getting In

Admission Standards
Very Easy
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SAT 950/1120
ACT 18/24
GPA 3.4
Applications Accepted
79% 
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Applications Due Jul 30, 2022
Applicant Competition Very Low
Application Fee $0

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Annual Cost to Attend

Tuition
$33,630
Costs for Saint Xavier University
Fee Cost
Books and Supplies$1,200
Other Fees$1,100
Room and Board $11,540
Budget for Other Expenses$2,086
Total One Year Cost$49,556

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Outcomes

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.

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