The Commerce classes begin at 6.45 a.m. and end at 9.55 a.m. The Arts and Science classes run from 10.00 a.m. to 3.45 p.m.The Evening Section classes are conducted from 2.10 p.m. to 6.30 p.m.
The first bell for the class is rung five minutes before the commencement of the forenoon session and second bell at the commencement of the class. A bell is given at the end of each period
At the time of admission into Degree first year each student must pay the full fees at the beginning of the academic session itself. No partial payment is allowed, unless otherwise directed. For Degree second and third year admission, every student must pay at least part of the fees at the beginning of the academic session itself failing which his name will not be entered in the admission and attendance registers.
The students of Degree Vocational Courses are allowed to pay the fees in two installments. However, if a student leaves the course in the middle of three-year duration, he/she will have to pay full fees of all the one-year. The College Leaving Certificate will not be given unless this condition is fulfilled.
Students attending classes, meetings or other gatherings within the college campus are expected to be presentably dressed in accordance with the approved etiquette dress code. When a student meets a member of the staff for the first time in the day, he/she must greet him/her appropriately.
Students are forbidden to smoke in the college premises or near the gate, to write or make any mark on the walls or desks, throw paper or ink about the floors of the classrooms or corridors. Students are not allowed to loiter or stand about the verandahs or corridors of the college during class hours. Students are forbidden to gather near the gate of the college or in the entrance premises between the gate and the hall.
In 2009, in the wake of Aman Kachroo's death, University Grants Commission (UGC) passed UGC REGULATION ON CURBING THE MENACE OF RAGGING IN HIGHER EDUCATIONAL INSTITUTIONS, 2009. These regulation mandate every college responsibilities to curb the menace of ragging, including strict pre-emptive measures, like lodging freshers in a separate hostel, surprise raids especially at nights by the anti-ragging squad and submission of affidavits by all senior students and their parents taking oath not to indulge in ragging.Ragging is strictly prohibited and is a punishable offense (crime) by law.
St. Xavier’s College, Ranchi promotes dignity and respect to every human person. Dignity and respect comes when one decently presents himself/herself through the dress he/she wears as well as one presents himself/herself through behavior and speech. In this regard attention of the students to the following points is drawn:
Students are strongly recommended not to wear Trousers with more than four pockets and tight T-shirt, round collar T-shirt, dark glasses.
Girl students are recommended to tie their hair properly and not to come with flowing hair. Girl students are requested not to wear sleeveless dress, short tops & Tight Jeans and capries.