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#3768 Overall Influence #937 Desirability Rank

Saint Xavier University

Four-year, coeducational institution of higher learning located on the southwest side of Chicago, Illinois, United States

From Wikipedia

Saint Xavier University is a private Catholic higher education institution in Chicago, Illinois. Founded in 1846 by the Sisters of Mercy, the university enrolls 3,896 students.History Saint Xavier University was founded as a women's college by the Sisters of Mercy in 1846 at the request of Bishop William Quarter. With the City of Chicago less than 10 years old, the religious sisters, under the guidance of Mother Mary Francis Xavier Warde, R.S.M., established Saint Francis Xavier Female Academy. The Academy, which would later become Saint Xavier College, and finally Saint Xavier University, was the first Mercy College in the world and is the oldest chartered college in the city of Chicago.

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Admissions

What does this school look for?

Annual Applications

8,306

Acceptance

79%

Graduation Rate

56%

Median SAT Score

1050

Median ACT Score

21

Costs

How much does it cost to attend?

Tuition (in-state)

$33,630

Fees (in-state)

$1,100

IncomeAverage Net Cost
0 - 30K$11,266
30K - 48K$11,962
48K - 75K$14,907
75K - 110K$18,457
110K+$19,130

After Graduation

Averages for 10 years after enrolling

Avg Earnings

$50,600

Employed

90%

Campus Life

What's it like to attend this school?

The People

Full time on-campus stats

Student Body

3K

Under-Grads

3K

Graduates

1K

The Campus

Where will you be attending?

Location

3700 W 103rd St, Chicago IL 60655

What is Saint Xavier University known for?

Our answer to this is to show you the disciplines in which a school's faculty and alumni have had the highest historical influence. A school may be influential in a discipline even if they do not offer degrees in that area. We've organized two lists to show where they are influential and offer corresponding degrees, and where they are influential through scholarship although they don't offer degrees in the disciplines.

Top areas of influence with degrees offered

#2252 World Rank
Education
#291 World Rank
Nursing
#2915 World Rank
Business
#1879 World Rank
History
#4152 World Rank
Medical
#2996 World Rank
Literature
#4010 World Rank
Political Science
#3375 World Rank
Computer Science
#2537 World Rank
Mathematics
#3297 World Rank
Communications
#3277 World Rank
Psychology
#5562 World Rank
Religious Studies
#4857 World Rank
Chemistry
#3334 World Rank
Criminal Justice
#9993 World Rank
Biology
#6560 World Rank
Philosophy
#5934 World Rank
Sociology

Other areas of influence

#1447 World Rank
Anthropology
#2008 World Rank
Social Work
#3502 World Rank
Physics
#4269 World Rank
Law
#4786 World Rank
Earth Sciences
#5096 World Rank
Economics
#5605 World Rank
Engineering

Influential People

Who are Saint Xavier University's Most influential alumni?

Saint Xavier University 's most influential alumni faculty include professors and professionals in the fields of Nursing, Anthropology, and History

Kathleen A. Cass

Physician

Eileen Hacker

Professor of nursing

Jane M. Barnes

Politician

Susan Catania

Politician

Frances Ann Hurley

Illinois politician

Craig Robinson

Craig Robinson

American actor and comedian

Clayton Fejedelem

American football player

Carla Arocha

Venezuelan artist

Mike Rizzo

Mike Rizzo

American baseball executive

Kathryn Ann Clarke

American writer

Andrew Velasquez

American government official