University of St Thomas

Houston, TX, USA
3.92 Average Rating

The University of St. Thomas is a 4-year private institution and the only Catholic university in Houston. St. Thomas confers undergraduate degrees in over 35 academic majors and the university has been designated an Hispanic-serving institution. As a Catholic university, UST celebrates mass seven days per week in the Chapel of St. Basil. During the school year, several UST students land internships with the Texas Medical Center which is located a short distance from campus.

Admissions

Key Admissions Stats

Institution Type
Private
  • Not for Profit
  • Roman Catholic
  • Coed
Level of Institution 4 Year
Campus Setting City
In-State Students
90%
Out-Of-State Students
3%
0
100
77%
Acceptance Rate
Average ACT Composite: 24
0
36
Average SAT Composite: 1103
0
1600

Key Deadlines

Application Type Application Deadline Reply Deadline
Early Action Acceptance is not binding, but student will receive admissions decision earlier. December 1, 2018
Fall Regular Decision August 1, 2019
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Academics

Key Academic Stats

Highest Degree Offered
Doctorate
Total Number of Students
3,247
Total Number of Undergrads
1,768
Academic Calendar

Semester

Non Traditional Learning
  • Online Classes
  • Online Undergrad Degrees
  • Summer Sessions
  • Combined Institution Double Degree Programs
  • Some Programs Requires Co-Op/Internship
Learning Options
  • ROTC Army
  • ROTC Air Force
  • Study Abroad
  • Honors Program
  • Teacher Certification Offered
0
100
34%
Graduate in 4 Years US National: 28%
0
100
52%
Graduate in 6 Years US National: 52%
Student:Faculty Ratio
10:1
US National: 21:1
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Tuition, Cost & Aid

Key Financial Stats

Average Net Price
$20,348
Tuition
In-State Tuition
$31,140
Out-of-State Tuition
$31,140
0
100
75%
Need Met
Students Receiving Financial Aid
94%
Average Aid Per Year
$20,040
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Campus Life

Key Campus Stats

Gender
Male
Female
32%
68%
Student Organizations
80
Size of Town
City: Large
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After Graduation

Post Grad Stats

Employed
6 mos. after graduation
61%
Average Salary
6 years after graduation
$57,200
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What Students Are Saying

3.92 Average Rating
the university of st. thomas is a small catholic university. while it is deeply immersed in catholic morals and traditions, the university is open to people of all religions and beliefs. the staff and faculty at the university are very kind.
Student from Houston, TX
This school is a catholic school and brings students closer to their faith while keeping a small community on campus. Their objective is to help students exceed in school and provide an easy learning environment with great professors. The campus is beautiful, and the area its in has everything you need within walking distance.
Simberly from Houston, TX