Your Impact

Your Impact

We are honored to have your support and to share the profound impact your generosity continues to make in the lives of our students and campus community. Most recently, Xavier was named a Fulbright Historically Black College and University Institutional Leader by the U.S. Department of State’s Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs (ECA) for 2019-2020. Each of the accolades and successes we hold are credited to our alumni and faithful friends that stand by our side as we prepare students for roles of leadership and service in a global society. Thank you for being impactful and making a difference at Xavier University of Louisiana.   

A recent 2020 AAMC report revealed that Xavier University of Louisiana maintains its high-ranking status in sending African American graduates on to successfully complete Medical School. Xavier also remains ranked among the top ten in sending African American Graduates to Medical School.

Xavier University of Louisiana was recognized as the #3 HBCU by U.S. News “Best Colleges” Guide 2021.

Xavier University of Louisiana was recognized as among the nation’s top four Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCUs) in the recently released “Best Colleges 2020” guide by

With a 93% placement rate, Xavier remains Louisiana’s top institution for graduates successfully entering the job market according to career experts at

Xavier University of Louisiana was recognized as one of the nation’s top Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCUs) as well as a best value among southern regional universities in the recently released “Best Colleges 2020” guide by the U.S. News Media Group.

Xavier University of Louisiana was singled out as one of the nation’s best institutions for undergraduate education by the Princeton Review in the 2021 edition “The Best 386 Colleges” publication.

The Xavier University Division of Business was awarded the Louisiana Quality Foundation’s (LQF) highest award, the Level 3 Louisiana Performance Excellence Award (LPEA) based on an evaluation of its proven effectiveness, sustainability, innovation, integrated processes and tracked results.

The 2020 edition of the Fiske Guide to Colleges named Xavier among its 300 “best and most interesting” four-year colleges and universities.

College Factual ranks both Xavier’s biology and chemistry programs as No. 1 in Louisiana.

Xavier University of Louisiana was ranked #3 in a special 2020 report on the “Best Catholic Colleges and Universities” by the Edvocate.

Scholarship Impact

Scholarship support is vital for students at Xavier where 95% of the student body receives financial assistance. Below are statements from students expressing how important scholarship support has been for their success at Xavier thanks to our alumni and friends that pay it forward.

Thank you for supporting the Xscape Fund which provides emergency financial assistance to students who experience unforeseen or unusual circumstances due to personal or family emergencies.  To learn more about the Xscape Fund please click here

PE Fund Impact Report 2021