Freshman Admission

Freshman Admission

Welcome to Saint Xavier University! This is an exciting time as you start the college search process and we are so pleased that you are exploring your options as a prospective student at SXU. Please use the Office of Admission and your admission counselor as resources through the college application process.

Apply to SXU

If you're ready to apply for admission, follow these steps to complete the process:

  1. Apply online (no fee);
  2. Request an *official high school transcript or GED score report;
  3. Request your official ACT or SAT score(s), unless included on high school transcript.

*Options for official transcript submission:

Essays are not required except for students applying to the nursing program.

Freshman Nursing Applicants: Nursing applicants must include the following items to complete their application:

Our online resources will also help you learn more about Saint Xavier's:

The best way to learn why SXU is a great fit for you is to visit us! Join us for a tour of our beautiful 74-acre Chicago campus and meet with an admission counselor. Tours are offered at 10 a.m. and 2 p.m. Monday through Friday and at 10 a.m. on Saturdays. Request your visit online, call the Office of Admission at 844-GOTO-SXU (844-468-6798) or email us at admission@sxu.edu.

We look forward to assisting you through this exciting time!


Brian Hotzfield
Executive Director of Admission