The Annual Scholorship Fund


America’s longest serving college president, Dr. Norman C. Francis, celebrated his 40th Anniversary as the president of Xavier University of Louisiana in 2008. In recognition of his lifelong commitment to excellence and service the Norman C. Francis Endowed Scholarship Fund at Xavier University has been established. The purpose of the scholarship fund is to ensure that future generations of deserving students are afforded the opportunity to earn a Xavier education.

To make an investment in the future of young gifted students click here.



Xavier Annual Fund

Annual Fund

Since 1925, Xavier University of Louisiana has provided deserving students with an exceptional education and the skills to succeed in life.

By contributing to the Annual Fund you assist in providing scholarships, financial aid, enhancing academic and student programs, ensuring a world-class faculty and staff, and improving the quality of campus life.

Donors may also choose to designate a gift to a specific department or scholarship through the Annual Fund.

To contribute funds to the unrestricted fund or to specify a department/initiative click here.



St. Katherine Drexel Chapel

Memorial and Tribute Gifts

Honor a living or deceased relative, friend, or colleague by making a gift to Xavier University of Louisiana.  Your contribution is an investment in the future of Xavier University and its students.

When gifts are made in honor or memory of someone, the Office of Institutional Advancement will contact the honoree or deceased's family so they may acknowledge the gift(s). You will also receive an acknowledgment and receipt from Xavier University. When making a gift(s) in honor or memory of someone, please include the individual's name in the comment section of the form.

To make a memorial or tribute gift please click here.





Give. Love. Xavier Day is an online fundraising event that encourages alumni and friends to come together to support the University. The goal of the campaign is 2,470 donors. This one day event will take place on Tuesday, June 2nd from 12am to 11:59 PM. All gifts made online on this day will go directly to Annual Fund which supports scholarships.

To make a donation click here.