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Next Steps for Admitted Students

 

Enjoy a memorable experience while living on SXU's vibrant campus, as we aim to be your home away from home. Be part of a close-knit community where you can make new friends and participate in residence hall activities.

 

Freshman Students

Now that you're a member of the Cougar family, it's time to schedule a visit to campus or attend an event! Once you see how beautiful and lively the campus is and are ready to live in the center of it all, secure your campus housing by submitting your housing application. Questions about your next steps? Contact the Office of Admission at 844-GOTO-SXU (844-468-6798) or admission@sxu.edu.

Next Steps

  1. File the FAFSA using the school code 001768. (If you are not eligible for the FAFSA, determine if you are eligible to file the Alternative App for Illinois Financial Aid.)
  2. Plan a visit to campus or take advantage of virtual visit opportunities.
  3. Register for First-Year Orientation (Via).
  4. Submit your $100 tuition deposit by logging into your SXU Applicant Status Portal. (Your tuition deposit is a credit toward tuition charges and is refundable until May 1.) Parents/Guardians who wish to make a deposit for their child: Your student can log into their applicant status portal and share their unique tuition deposit link with you. Or email admission@sxu.edu for your child's tuition deposit link.
  5. Submit your housing application if interested in living on campus.
  6. Send your final high school transcript.

 

Transfer Student

Transfer and Adult Degree Completion

Congratulations on being admitted to SXU! We are excited to welcome you to our community. Our Transfer Student Services Center is ready to assist you in meeting with an academic advisor to review transfer credit, determine what courses are needed to complete your degree, and register for courses. Questions about your next steps? Contact the Office of Admission at 844-GOTO-SXU (844-468-6798) or admission@sxu.edu.

Next Steps

  1. Request an advising appointment by completing the Request Advising Appointment Form. A member of our Transfer Student Services Center will then contact you to schedule an advising appointment.
  2. File the FAFSA using the school code 001768. (If you are not eligible for the FAFSA, determine if you are eligible to file the Alternative App for Illinois Financial Aid.)
  3. Submit your $100 tuition deposit by logging into your SXU Applicant Status Portal. Your tuition deposit is a credit toward tuition charges.

Graduate Students

Congratulations on being admitted to a Saint Xavier University graduate program! We are excited to welcome you to our Cougar community. Your formal letter of admission contains your next steps and will be arriving soon.

Next Steps

  1. To apply for the Graduate Stafford Loan, visit the FAFSA website and use the SXU school code: 001768.

Graduate Student

 

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