Transfer Admission

Former Saint Xavier University Student Readmission

Former students looking to return to Saint Xavier University after taking more than one semester off, excluding summer terms, have different requirements they must complete in order to be considered for readmission. Listed below are several categories that students may fall under. If you have any questions, please contact the Office of Admission at 773-298-3050 or

Students returning after one semester

Students who fall under this category, and have not been academically dismissed from the university, do not have to fill out an application for readmission. These students can contact the Office of Records and Advising or their advisor and schedule an advising appointment to register for classes for the upcoming semester. Students are advised to send in official transcripts from any school they attended after leaving Saint Xavier University for the prior semester.

Students returning after more than one semester

Admitted undergraduate students who left Saint Xavier University in good academic standing and interrupt their college work for two semesters or more (excluding summer terms) must follow the steps below to reactivate their admission.