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Some of the best-known colleges in America are in small, isolated towns. Even colleges in big cities like Houston can be in areas that prevent you from experiencing all the city has to offer. Not UST...

BEST OF
BOTH WORLDS


Live in Houston, Texas - America's 4th largest city.

Walk to cafes, restaurants, parks & cultural activities.

University of St. Thomas students studying at Siphon Coffee in the Montrose neighborhood of Houston, Texas

Siphon Coffee on West Alabama is a popular indoor and outdoor study hangout, just a 5 minute walk from the campus.

University of St. Thomas students at Metro station in the Houston, Texas Museum District

It's a short walk to the Museum District (19 museums) and the METRORail to downtown, midtown and Texas Medical Center.

University of St. Thomas students walking past the Black Labrador restaurant and British pub in the Montrose neighborhood of Houston, Texas

The Black Labrador British pub and restaurant borders the campus on Montrose Blvd. and offers student discounts.

University of St. Thomas students at TOMO mags magazine shop in the Montrose neighborhood of Houston, Texas

TOMO Mags is a popular spot near campus, featuring independent publications from around the world.

University of St. Thomas students hanging out at Kung Fu Tea in the Montrose neighborhood of Houston, Texas

Another popular place for UST students to hang out is Kung Fu Tea, a short walk from campus in the heart of Montrose.

University of St. Thomas students hanging out at Common Bond Bakery in Houston, Texas

Common Bond Bakery is a popular bakery near campus and a great study spot along retail-filled Westheimer Road.