Athletic Department Scholarships
Saint Xavier University has 13 Varsity sports and competes competitively in the National Association of Intercollegiate Athletics (NAIA). The SXU coaching staff recruits for their respective sports and recruited student-athletes may be eligible for athletic scholarships based on talent level.
Bruce Deaton Memorial Football Scholarship
The intent of the donor is that income from this gift used to support scholarships assisting Saint Xavier University students based on the following criteria:
- An incoming football student-athlete preferably from Providence High School New Lenox, Illinois or Joliet Catholic High School in Joliet, Illinois.
- Student has to maintain good academic standing to retain scholarship.
- Financial need as determined by the University.