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A Community of Discovery & Growth

With a dream of studying how music affects the brain, chemistry and music composition double major Caileen Tallant '16 arranges an original score for Trinity's Christmas Vespers. Read More.

Engaged with the World

Ingrid Harb '16 spreads a message of female empowerment as she convenes the inaugural Women Ambassadors Forum. Read More.

A Challenging & Supportive Academic Environment

Three Trinity entrepreneurs polish their development of Plova chewing gum, securing $25,000 in start-up funding as part of the University's Stumberg Prize Competition. Read More.

Prepared to Lead

As the head coach of the NBA D-League Santa Cruz (CA) Warriors, Casey Hill ’07, a former Tiger men’s basketball standout, produces champions. Read More.

A Big Small University

With grant funding from the American Library Association and the National Endowment for the Humanities, Trinity University and Coates Library celebrate Latino Americans: 500 Years of History. Read More.

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First Year at Trinity

At Trinity, I'm encouraged to explore all of my interests and inspired to simply be myself, whether that means to study astronomy or to act in a play.

Alexis Jarrett '19

Physics & Theater

Tyler, TX

About Trinity

Is Trinity for you? If you value very small class sizes, close connections with faculty and fellow students, and a challenging yet supportive academic environment with broad undergraduate research opportunities, it probably is. With 2,353 talented undergraduate and graduate students, the University is known for its stimulating, resourceful, and collaborative environment—in the classroom, on campus, and around the world.

Student Profile


2014 Enrollment


First Years in
Top 20% of Class


Faculty Ratio


Avg. High School







hold PhDs


Year old

Campus Life

Over 100,000

annual hours spent giving back to the community


Acre Campus


Live on Campus

San Antonio


City in the U.S.


Spanish Missions


Miles of Riverwalk
Connect Cultural & Historical Sites

Taco Taco

BEST Tacos
in America

Research at Trinity

The opportunity for one-on-one interactions with faculty during research has facilitated my passion for learning and has helped me excel academically.

Yara Samman '18


Homs, Syria

Yara Samman, Biology Major at Trinity University San Antonio


At Trinity, academic excellence is expected. Trinity students live in an increasingly diverse, interconnected, ever-shrinking world where borders mean less and collaboration, tolerance, and intercultural communication mean more. For these reasons Trinity offers a rigorous yet flexible curriculum enhanced with a wide range of interdisciplinary programs and special opportunities, all of which are designed to provide real world experiences, increase international exposure and understanding, and instill the values required for global citizenship and making a difference.

Graduate Programs

A graduate degree from Trinity University will allow you to achieve your ambitious career goals and make a serious impact on your chosen profession. Trinity has five first-rate programs that integrate conceptual and experiential learning.

Real-life experience along with rigorous curricula has helped Trinity's graduate programs earn national attention.

Second Year at Trinity

Trinity’s academic rigor along with its entrepreneurship program has given me the opportunity to start a company with my closest friends, all while staying involved with a handful of extracurricular activities.

Thayer Selleck '18

Business Administration & Entrepreneurship

North Bend, OH

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Plova Chewing Gum Thayer Selleck

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Could Trinity be right for you? Trinity University seeks to enroll a diverse class of bright, energetic, and engaged students that will take advantage of Trinity’s expert faculty, beautiful campus, first-rate resources and opportunities, and a community focused on their undergraduate education.

To apply to Trinity University, students must complete the Apply Texas or Common Application and submit all of the required documents by one of our corresponding application deadlines. It is free to apply to Trinity if students apply online, and there is no supplement for undergraduate admission.

Applying to Trinity University is easy.

Students must complete their application and submit either the ApplyTexas or Common Application and all required documents by one of our corresponding application deadlines. It is free to apply online and there is no supplement for undergraduate admission.


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Trinity Tigers

Trinity has given me the perfect platform to pursue academic and athletic excellence. The supportive and passionate community, on and off the field, makes playing for Trinity an honor and a privilege.

Callum Squires '17

German Studies

London, United Kingdom

Callum Squires, Men's Soccer

Campus Life

Trinity is a place where ideas, passions, and questions can be fully explored. With an overwhelming number of campus clubs and student organizations, you’ll find something for every interest and passion. There’s so much to do, countless opportunities to connect, nourish talents, and serve others. A current student put it best: “Trinity is for students who were over-committed in high school.”

Campus Snapshot

Over 100,000

annual hours spent giving back to the community


Miles to Downtown
San Antonio


Students Play
Intramural Sports

Free Nachos and Agua Fresca

Free Nachos
& Agua Fresca
Every Wednesday

Fourth Year at Trinity

Leading this program feels like I am doing something on campus that is truly good for a lot of people who I would not reach otherwise.

Zachary Speer '15

Psychology, Peer leader for BP4HS

Bellaire, TX

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Zachary Speer Psychology major at Trinity University


Trinity Athletics provide a finely tuned mix of intercollegiate, club, intramural, and rec sports so that all students may realize their full potential as students and athletes. We compete in a wide array of DIII sports at a high level, and student participation at all levels is part of the Trinity culture. Our small enrollment means a relatively large percentage of the student body compete at the intercollegiate level.

Alumni from Trinity

Trinity taught me to write well, think nonlinearly, and to question the world around me—to look at things differently and to challenge everything.

Kyle Hill '09

Medical Student, St. Martinus University School of Medicine

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Kyle Hill Trinity Graduate


Tigers at heart. Trinity alumni–more than 26,000 of them–cover the globe and are actively involved in their local chapters throughout the United States. Stay connected to Trinity through events, publications, and social media, and contribute to networking opportunities across the country. Socialize, network, share news, and get involved with fellow alumni, students, parents, faculty, staff, and friends: show your #TigerPride, and always stay a Tiger at heart.

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Alumni Weekend is

Oct. 7-9

Can't wait to see you on campus!