Fast Facts

  • Affiliated with the eleven area Catholic parishes and the Archdiocese of Dubuque
  • A member of the National Catholic Education Association
  • Accredited by the State of Iowa
  • 60% of faculty have a M.A. or Ph.D. in their area
  • 727 students
  • Complete co-curricular program
  • 52-acre campus, 146,500 square foot facility
  • 100 percent of Xavier students are involved in community and parish service
  • 100 percent of Xavier students complete the core curriculum of courses (4 years of English, 3 years of Math and Science)
  • 96 percent of Xavier graduates pursue post-secondary education
  • 94 percent of Xavier students are involved in at least one co-curricular activity
  • 78 percent of Xavier students are involved in three or more co-curricular activities
  • 88 extra-curricular programs to choose from
  • 90 percent of Xavier students complete four years of Science
  • 68 percent of Xavier students complete four years of Mathematics
  • 40 percent of Xavier students complete four years of foreign language
  • 40 courses at Xavier are honors and AP courses
  • 22 students is the average class size
  • 11 is the average number of years that faculty members have devoted to Catholic education
  • 4 dual credit courses are offered through St. Louis University