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Colleges / University of St. Thomas

University of St. Thomas

Houston, TX 4-Year Private
Acceptance Rate97%
Acceptance Rate97%

About University of St. Thomas

University of St. Thomas is a private, religious university in the city of Houston, Texas. University of St. Thomas was founded in 1947. The university currently enrolls around 3,691 students a year, including 2,729 undergraduate students.

University of St. Thomas Acceptance Rate

It is moderately difficult to get into University of St. Thomas. Around 97% of applicants get into University of St. Thomas each year. In 2022, 1,123 students applied to University of St. Thomas and 1,086 were admitted.

University of St. Thomas Admissions Facts At-A-Glance
Overall Acceptance Rate 97%
Early Decision Acceptance Rate ED not offered
Early Action Acceptance Rate Info Not Available
Test Optional Yes
Applicants Submitting SAT scores 18%

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University of St. Thomas is located in the city of Houston, Texas, near Houston.

If you are interested in seeing University of St. Thomas for yourself, plan a visit. The best way to reach campus is to take Highway 59 to Houston, or book a flight to the nearest airport, William P. Hobby.

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College Info

3800 Montrose Boulevard Houston, TX 77006-4696

Campus Setting: Urban

University of St. Thomas Application Deadline

First-Year Applications are Due

Aug 15

Transfer Applications are Due

Continuous processing

The deadline for Fall first-year applications to University of St. Thomas is Aug 15.

The deadline for Fall transfer applications to University of St. Thomas is Continuous processing.

Check the school website for more information about deadlines for specific programs or special admissions programs

University of St. Thomas SAT Scores


Composite SAT Range

1023 - 1280


Math SAT Range

510 - 660


Reading SAT Range

500 - 640

Estimated Chance of Acceptance by SAT Score

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1280 and Above


1023 to 1280


1023 and Less


SAT Scores Needed to Get Accepted

The median SAT score for University of St. Thomas students is 1167. Applicants with SAT scores of 1280 and above have a good chance of being admitted to University of St. Thomas, while applicants with SAT scores between 1023 to 1280 have an average chance of admittance, and prospective students with an SAT score below 1023 have a low chance of being offered a spot at University of St. Thomas.

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Student Life

Wondering what life at University of St. Thomas is like? There are approximately 3,691 students enrolled at University of St. Thomas, including 2,729 undergraduate students and 962 graduate students. 79% percent of students attend school full-time, 95% percent are from TX and 5% percent of students are from other states.


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