Xavier University of Louisiana

Xavier University of Louisiana
Department of Political Science

Xavier University of Louisiana
1 Drexel Drive, Box 147
New Orleans, LA 70125

Dr. Pamela Waldron-Moore
Department Head

Political science clubs and activities


Xavier University has a chapter of Phi Alpha Delta law fraternity international and an active Pre-Law Club. The Pre-Law Club sponsors legal professionals speaking on careers and specializations, LSAT preparation packages, law school application seminars, and field trips to local courts and law school recruitment conferences.

International Affairs

Students with international interest are encouraged to participate in a semester abroad and take additional courses in a foreign language. XU is affiliated with many study abroad sponsors, e.g. School for International Training and Council for International Educational Exchange. Students may also join one of the four international clubs on campus: African Students’ Association; Asian Students’ Association; Caribbean Students’ Association; and the Culture Club. In addition, the Center for Intercultural and International Programs provides immigration and other assistance to students.

American Government, Public Affairs, and Public Administration

Xavier University has an active Politics and Policy Club (P2C). P2C promotes awareness of issues and career opportunities in public affairs and public administration. The Club sponsors public affairs professionals speaking on careers and specializations, GRE preparation packages, graduate school application seminars, and field trips to local agencies, schools and programs of interest.