Welcome! We’re glad you’re considering UST.

On this page, you'll find:

  • Admission requirements
  • UST majors & pre-professional programs
  • Transfer guides to see transferable credits
  • Scholarships that are available
  • Contact info for your transfer counselor
  • Links to apply or visit campus
  • Schedule of when we'll be at your school

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Get the inside scoop on all kinds of things that might surprise you about what it's like to attend college at UST.

Domestic Students

You will need the following:

  • Completed application
  • Cumulative GPA of 2.5 or higher
  • Minimum of 24 credit hours completed*
  • Official transcript

Transcript submissions ​Admissions Checklist

*If less than 24 hours, contact counselor for additional requirements
 

International Students

You will need the domestic student items, plus:

  • Official international college transcripts*
  • Course by course evaluation of college credits*
  • TOEFL (minimum 79), IELTS (minimum 6.5), ELS (level 112) or English Comp. 1 & 2 courses taken in U.S.

Transcript Submissions Admissions Checklist

*if applicable
Maximum amount of transfer​able college-level credits we accept: 72 from a community college; ​90 from a university

Great news!

More than 92% of transfer students, both domestic and international, receive a UST scholarship upon enrolling.

The average UST aid package for transfer students with a GPA of 2.5 or higher is over $13,000.

What's my scholarship amount?

 

Net Price Calculator​​

Estimate your scholarship & financial aid eligibility and net UST tuition costs.

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Stephanie McSheehy

With my Phi Theta Kappa scholarship, my transfer GPA, work-study and a grant, I can attend UST full-time and only have to pay for books.

Stephanie McSheehy Transfer from San Jacinto College and First-Generation College Student

Cathy Ruhnke

Nursing Admissions CoordinatorNursing Admissions Counselor

My alma mater: UST

My degrees: B.A. in Theology; MLA in History

Advice/words of wisdom: If you haven't already seen it, be sure to view the additional admissions requirements and other important information about transferring to our school of nursing.


​Contact Me

Phone: 713-525-3501
Email: monroec@stthom.edu

Sara Johnson

Transfer Counselor Sara JohsnonTransfer Admissions Counselor

My alma mater: UST

My degree: B.A. in Liberal Arts with concentrations in Theology and Psychology.

Advice/words of wisdom: Own your UST experience. Join a club. Ask questions of your professors. Go to a game. Connect with Career Services!


​Contact Me

Phone: 713-525-3502
Email: snjohnso@stthom.edu

Glendys Rodriguez

STEM Transfer Admissions Coordinator for Houston Community College Glendys RodriguezAssistant Director of Transfer Admissions

My alma mater: University of Houston

My degrees: B.A. in Psychology and minor in Spanish

What I love about UST: I have the opportunity to help students like you in every step of the admissions process. This is not a common service at most universities.


Contact Me

Phone: 713-525-6923
Email: rodrigg2@stthom.edu

Kelli Emerson

Kelli EmersonTransfer Admissions Counselor

My alma mater: University of New Orleans (undergraduate) and American InterContinental University (graduate)

My degrees: B.A. in Psychology, minor in Africana Studies; MBA in Healthcare Management

Advice/words of wisdom: Life isn't about waiting for the storm to pass; it's about learning to dance in the rain. Don't let this opportunity pass you by. Get involved on campus and live your best life!


​Contact Me

Phone: 713-525-3163
Email: kemerso@stthom.edu