Saint Louis University


Welcome to Xavier Grand Ballroom
at St. Francis Xavier (College) Church

Where Memories are Created!


Located on the lower level of the historic St. Francis Xavier (College) Church, the Xavier Ballroom has been celebrating special occasions in the heart of St. Louis for 15 years!

Catering by Russo’s Gourmet Catering ( for your wedding or rehearsal dinner, baptismal luncheon, birthday or anniversary party, bridal or baby luncheon. Russo’s Gourmet Catering and the Xavier Ballroom Staff are dedicated to making your event special!

The Ballroom can seat up to 330 people for a seated dinner, 275 for a buffet-style event, and 550 theater style.

Special arrangements can be made with Saint Louis University for parking.

Will you have out-of-town guests at your event? There are many good hotels and restaurants near College Church.

We hope that you enjoy our website and schedule an appointment to visit our Ballroom by contacting Ruth Cochran, Facilities Coordinator by phone at 314-977-7303 or by email at

view of the ballroom

a formal event

an informal event

a table setting