For 22 consecutive years, U.S. News & World Report ranks UST in top tier of western region.
We are seeking bright and unique students to become engaged leaders of character in the global community. We welcome students of all backgrounds to our vibrant campus situated in the heart of Houston. We make it quick and easy to apply. Applications may be submitted online or mailed to the Office of Admissions. Your application for admission also serves as an application for scholarships. Learn how to apply…
Students Shine in New Admissions Video
Three students share their St. Thomas experiences in student life, research and Campus Ministry in the UST Admissions Video. From being active in clubs and The Summa student newspaper, to doing research in a biochemistry lab or playing Guitar in the weekly Spanish Mass, students connect with other students and faculty while they prepare for a career and explore their faith.
College Visit Checklist: See What Campus is Really Like
Choosing the right college can be exciting, and at times it can seem overwhelming, but by starting early you can make the process enjoyable. By visiting a college’s campus you can start to picture yourself as part of its community while learning about the city around the campus. Read more
Top Ways High Schoolers Can Get Ready for College
College admissions can seem like a rabbit hole. While you may know where the entrance is, there are probably some questions as to whether you’ll fit or what you’ll need to make it through. The following guide should help you avoid all the mad-hatter riddles to make it out successfully! Read more
What is there to do on campus at University of St. Thomas-Houston?
We get the question sometimes: St. Thomas is great for academics, but is there anything to do on campus? The answer is, Yes! From club fair, women’s soccer and a drama play to men’s basketball, Italian Festival and Late Night Breakfast. Learn more
Welcome to the Office of Undergraduate Admissions at the University of St. Thomas, a diverse educational community in the heart of Houston. Your college choice is an exciting and meaningful decision for your future, and we want to guide you through the application process.
Our students receive a top-ranked education through personalized attention in small classes, extensive study abroad opportunities and a strong liberal arts curriculum. With a focus on integration of faith and character, UST graduates are ethical global citizens, professionals and leaders. Who can we help you become?