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|Xavier University of Louisiana 2021||Admissions Statistics|
|Mean Unweighted GPA||3.7|
|Admitted Students in Top 10% of Graduating Class||29.98%|
|Mean SAT Score||1091|
|Admissions Test Policy||Optional|
|Applicants Who Submit SATs||45%|
|Applicants Who Submit ACTs||70%|
Xavier University of Louisiana does not offer early decision or early action.
Some students apply to college early because they believe it will help their chances. Early deadlines may increase the chance of being admitted, since applying early shows your are very interested in a school, and your application is being considered before all the regular decision applicants apply.
Xavier University of Louisiana is a moderately difficult school to get into. Xavier University of Louisiana evaluates applicants carefully based on multiple criteria to decide who to admit, and who to deny.
In 2021, Xavier University of Louisiana accepted 60% of students, around 5,573 of the 9,291 students who applied.
Schools that are moderately difficult to get into, like Xavier University of Louisiana, accept fewer than 85% of all applicants. At least 75% of all admitted students have GPAs in the top 50% of their high school class and scored over 1010 on the SAT or over 18 on the ACT.
It is moderately difficult to be admitted as a transfer student.
Colleges consider a range of factors when choosing who to admit for their next incoming class. Each college decides which factors are they consider most important when choose which applicants to admit, and which to deny. When creating your list of schools to apply to, you may want to consider your strengths and any possible weaknesses in your application, and choose schools that put the most emphasis the areas where you're strong.
|Academic GPA||Very Important|
|Geographical Residence||Not Considered|
|Level of Applicant's Interest||Considered|
|First Generation||Not Considered|
|Racial/Ethnic Status||Not Considered|
|Religious Affiliation/Commitment||Not Considered|
|Rigor of Secondary School Record||Very Important|
|State Residency||Not Considered|
|Standardized Test Scores||Very Important|
To apply, all applicants to Xavier University of Louisiana must submit the following items. Double check with Xavier University of Louisiana's admissions department to confirm all application materials and requirements.
|Area||Required||Recommended||Required for Some||Details (If Any)|
|Minimum High School GPA (On 4.0 Scale)||2.0|
|Letter(s) of Recommendation||1|
|Transcript of High School Record||√|
Students admitted to Xavier University of Louisiana have an average unweighted GPA of 3.7.
Out of all students that were admitted, 59.86% submitted a class rank. At Xavier University of Louisiana 29.98% of students ranked in the top 10% of their graduating class in high school, 58.55% were in the top 25% and 85.31% were in the top 50%.
Unweighted GPAs range from 4.0 to under 1.0.
|At Xavier University of Louisiana, student GPAs fall in the following ranges|
Xavier University of Louisiana does look at standardized tests scores during the admissions process.
Xavier University of Louisiana is a test optional school. Test optional schools allow students to choose if they want to submit ACT or SAT scores with their applications or not.
In 2021, 45% of Xavier University of Louisiana's first-year students submitted their SAT scores with their application. 70% of admitted applicants sent ACT scores.
To be competitive with other Xavier University of Louisiana applicants, you should strive to earn between 980 and 1180 (or higher!) on the SAT. At Xavier University of Louisiana 25% of admitted students scored higher than 1180 and 25% of scored lower than 980, but the majority of students scored somewhere in between these two numbers.The mean composite SAT score for a Xavier University of Louisiana student is 1091.
On the SAT Math Section, 25% of Xavier University of Louisiana students scored 580 or higher and 75% of students scored 510 or higher. On the SAT Critical Reading section (formerly called the Verbal section), 25% of Xavier University of Louisiana students scored 580 or higher, and 75% scored a 510 or higher.
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To be most competitive at Xavier University of Louisiana, you should strive to earn between 20 and 26 on the ACT.
An ACT score of 26 means you fall in the 75th percentile for Xavier University of Louisiana's admitted students. One out of every four students scored above a 26, and three out of four students scored lower than 26 on the ACT.
A 20 on the ACT is the 25th percentile for Xavier University of Louisiana students. Only one out of every four students scored below 20.
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For transfer students, it is moderately difficult to get admitted to Xavier University of Louisiana.
For transfer students wishing to start in the Fall, the deadline to apply is June 1.
Transfer students can enroll in Xavier University of Louisiana during the following terms: - Fall Term - Spring Term - Summer Term
Can I defer my acceptance to Xavier University of Louisiana?
Yes, admitted students can defer their admission to Xavier University of Louisiana.
Does Xavier University of Louisiana accept Advanced Placement (AP) or International Baccalaureate (IB) credits?
Xavier University of Louisiana does not accept International Baccalaureate credits but does accept Advanced Placement (AP) credits.
Do I have to submit test scores to Xavier University of Louisiana?
No, Xavier University of Louisiana is test optional, so you can decide if you want to to include your standardized test scores. If your scores are higher than the school's average, you should strongly consider submitting them. If your scores are average or below average, you may want not want to include them in your application..
What is Xavier University of Louisiana's acceptance rate?
Xavier University of Louisiana's acceptance rate is 60%.
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How hard is it to get into Xavier University of Louisiana? Xavier University of Louisiana is a somewhat selective institution. The Xavier University of Louisiana acceptance rate is 60%. This means that the institution accepts 59 out of every 100 applicants.
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First-Year Applications are Due
The deadline for Fall first-year applications to Xavier University of Louisiana is Aug 1.
The deadline for Fall transfer applications to Xavier University of Louisiana is Jun 1.
Check the school website for more information about deadlines for specific programs or special admissions programs
The median ACT score of an admitted student to Xavier University of Louisiana is 23. Students with an ACT score of 26 and above have a good chance of getting into Xavier University of Louisiana. Students with an ACT score that falls between 20 and 26 have an average chance of getting admitted, and students with an ACT score of 20 or below have a low chance of being offered admission.
Composite SAT Range
Math SAT Range
Reading SAT Range
1180 and Above
980 to 1180
980 and Less
The median SAT score for Xavier University of Louisiana students is 1091. Applicants with SAT scores of 1180 and above have a good chance of being admitted to Xavier University of Louisiana, while applicants with SAT scores between 980 to 1180 have an average chance of admittance, and prospective students with an SAT score below 980 have a low chance of being offered a spot at Xavier University of Louisiana.
Avg. High School GPA (non-weighted)
At Xavier University of Louisiana, the average unweighted high-school GPA for admitted students is 3.73. This is the average, which means that some applicants submit GPAs lower than this and some applicants submit GPAs above this level. If your GPA falls below the average, strong test scores or other qualifications may help you make you a more competitive applicant.
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