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What do you want to study? Which career paths do you want to pursue? Who can we help you become? You have the opportunity to begin defining yourself, and UST is the perfect place to start. University of St. Thomas students demonstrate high academic achievement, leadership skills and engagement with their community.

Your years at UST will prepare you for your life’s work. The Basilian core values of goodness, discipline, knowledge and community will be your education’s foundation. With 36 undergraduate degree programs to choose from, you will decide how to build on that foundation. In addition to your academic work, you could join an intramural team, study abroad, complete internships, or play with our jazz band. 

General Admission Requirements

  • Graduation from an accredited high school.
  • Cumulative high school grade point average of 2.8 (on a 4.0 scale).
  • SAT: Math and Critical Reading scores (UST’s school code is 6880).
  • ACT: Composite scores (UST’s school code is 4238)
  • SAT or ACT writing portion may be requested.
  • Personal Statement describing your college goals and your interest in the University of St. Thomas.

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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.