Xavier U Students, Alumni Reject Student Affairs Firings; Trustees Respond

An online petition opposing the firing of several members of Xavier University of Louisiana’s Student Affairs division has drawn more than 2.700 signatures and outrage on social media from students […]

Iconic Xavier Faculty Member Thea Bowman Recommended for Sainthood in Catholic Church

Sr. Thea Bowman, a history-making professor, preacher, and civil rights advocate has been unanimously recommended by the U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops for consideration of sainthood by the Catholic Church. […]

Make it Better and They Will Give: Enrollment Gains Parallel Record-Breaking HBCU Giving

Xavier University of Louisiana recently announced a $1 million gift from the Gayle and Tom Benson Charitable Foundation to support the upkeep of the school’s chapel and merit and need-based […]