At the University of St. Thomas, you will learn and develop the beliefs and desires belonging to a leader of faith and character. With many opportunities in and out of the classroom to develop leadership skills, you'll experience the many rewards of helping others see and reach their potential.
Academic excellence attracts students from all over the world to the University of St. Thomas, located adjacent to Houstons Museum District. Founded in 1947 by the Basilian Fathers, the University remains Houstons first and only Catholic university. The University of St. Thomas, dedicated to educating leaders of faith and character, is committed to the religious, ethical and intellectual traditions of Catholic higher education and welcomes students of all faiths.
Since 1994, U.S. News & World Report has named the University of St. Thomas to the top tier of Western mid-size comprehensive universities. The University of St. Thomas remains a shining star in the heart of Houston.