Xavier University of Louisiana

country rank  822
world rank  2626

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University Overview

Established in 1925, Xavier University of Louisiana is a non-profit private higher education institution located in the urban setting of the small city of New Orleans (population range of 250,000-499,999 inhabitants), Louisiana. Officially accredited and/or recognized by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges, Xavier University of Louisiana (XULA) is a small (uniRank enrollment range: 3,000-3,999 students) coeducational higher education institution formally affiliated with the Christian-Catholic religion. Xavier University of Louisiana (XULA) offers courses and programs leading to officially recognized higher education degrees in several areas of study. See the uniRank degree levels and areas of study matrix below for further details. This 94 years old higher-education institution has a selective admission policy based on entrance examinations and students' past academic record and grades. The admission rate range is 60-70% making this US higher education organization a somewhat selective institution. International applicants are eligible to apply for enrollment.

University Identity

Acronym XULA
Founded 1925
Motto Deo Adjuvante Non Timendum
If God is with us, Nothing is to be feared
Colours Gold and white

University Location

Address 1 Drexel Drive
New Orleans (population range: 250,000-499,999)
70125-1098 Louisiana
United States
T +1 (504) 486 7411
F +1 (504) 520 7904

Study Areas and Degree Levels

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Yearly Tuition Range

uniRank Tuition Range Matrix
Undergraduate Postgraduate
Local student over 20,000 US$
(14,700 Euro)
2,500-5,000 US$
(1,800-3,700 Euro)
Int'l student over 20,000 US$
(14,700 Euro)
2,500-5,000 US$
(1,800-3,700 Euro)

University Admissions

Gender Men and Women (coed)
International Students Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission
Selection Type Yes, based on entrance examinations and students' past academic record and grades
Admission Rate Admission Rate 60-70%
Admission Office 1 Drexel Drive
New Orleans 70125-1098
+1 (504) 520 7388
877 928 4378

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment Total Enrolment Range 3,000-3,999
Academic Staff Total Faculty Range 700-799
Control Type Control Type Private
Entity Type Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Academic Calendar Semesters
Campus Setting Campus Setting Urban
Religious Affiliation Christian-Catholic Christian-Catholic Sisters of the Blessed Sacrament - www.katharinedrexel.org

Facilities and Services

Library University Library Yes Go to Xavier University of Louisiana's Library
Housing University Housing and Accommodation Yes
Sport Facilities University Sport Facilities Yes
Financial Aids University Financial Aids Yes
Study Abroad Study Abroad and International Exchange Programs Yes
Distance Learning Distance Learning and Online Courses Yes


Institutional Accreditation or Recognition

Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges

Year of first Accreditation


Other Specialized or Programmatic Accreditations

  • Accreditation Council for Business Schools and Programs (ACBSP)
  • Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE)
  • American Chemical Society (ACS)
  • National Association of Schools of Music (NASM)
  • Council for the Accreditation of Educator Preparation (CAEP)
  • Louisiana Department of Education (LADOE)
  • Council for Accreditation of Counseling and Related Educational Programs (CACREP)
  • National Association of Schools of Music (NASM)

Memberships and Affiliations

  • American Council on Education (ACE)
  • American Association of Colleges for Teacher Education (AACTE)
  • Association of American Colleges
  • Association of Catholic Colleges and Universities (ACCU)
  • Association of College Unions International (ACUI)
  • Association of Independent Liberal Arts Colleges for Teacher Education (AILACTE)
  • Catholic Commission on Intellectual and Cultural Affairs (CCICA)
  • Conference of Southern Graduate Schools (CSGS)
  • Cooperative College Development Program (CCDP)
  • Council of Graduate Schools (CGS)
  • Council of Historically Black Graduate Schools (CHBGS)
  • United Negro College Fund (UNCF)
  • American Association of Colleges of Pharmacy (AACP)
  • Association of Minority Health Professional Schools (AMHPS)

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