UST Launches Inaugural Photography Contest

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UST Launches Inaugural Photography Contest

UST Launches Inaugural Photography ContestPhotographers have only one more week to submit to the University of St. Thomas inaugural Photography Contest. The contest celebrates the art and architecture of the University, campus life and faith. It is open to the general public, students, faculty and staff.

All photographs must be taken on-campus or of the campus and campus life. Special rules apply to photography inside the Chapel of St. Basil. Contestants must adhere to photo release requirements as needed.

Local photographers are encouraged to submit photographs that capture the University and its impact on the community. The official entry submission period is Sept. 8-Oct. 20. Photographs taken prior to Sept. 8 are accepted.

The free contest is open to professional and amateur photographers. Entrants may submit up to two photographs per category: campus architecture, faith/character and campus life. One amateur and one professional winner will be announced per category. Amateur category winners will be awarded a $250 prize, and professional category winners will be awarded a $500 prize. The overall grand prize winner will win $1,500.

Submit photographs via the contest website at Upload your contest photos now!

More information about the University’s photography contest may be found online at, or by email to