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About Trinity

At Trinity University, we create connections. We are a private, liberal arts and sciences institution in San Antonio, Texas, where our 2,400 students discover, grow, and become visionaries to make the world a better place. Our Pathways curriculum blends the liberal arts and sciences with business and pre-professional programs, enriching our writing, speaking, and problem-solving skills. We confront global challenges and challenge the status quo. We are confident. We are curious. We are catalysts. And we are Tigers.

Student Profile

2,338

2016 ENROLLMENT

29.2

MEAN ACT SCORE

9:1

STUDENT/FACULTY RATIO

3.56

MEAN HIGH SCHOOL GPA

Academics

247

FACULTY

47

MAJORS

97%

FACULTY
HOLD PHDS

146

YEAR OLD
INSTITUTION

Campus Life

OVER

100,000

ANNUAL HOURS SPENT GIVING BACK
TO THE COMMUNITY


125

ACRE CAMPUS


74%

STUDENTS
LIVE ON CAMPUS

San Antonio

9th

FASTEST-GROWING
CITY IN THE U.S.

5

HISTORICAL
SPANISH MISSIONS

15

MILES OF RIVERWALK
CONNECT CULTURAL &
HISTORICAL SITES


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BEST Tacos
in America

A 21st Century Education

At Trinity, we’re redefining the liberal arts experience for the 21st century by preparing our students to thrive in a world that values critical thinking, incisive decision making, and extraordinary communication skills. Trinity students today will have the opportunity to move between jobs and careers, and assume leadership positions at every level.

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Embracing Our Heritage, Looking Forward Since 1869

Founded on the vision of a few Texas pioneers who believed in the transformational powers of higher education, today Trinity serves students from around the world, and empowers them with the tools of “a University of the highest order.”

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Historical photo of Trinity University founded in 1869

Internationally Recognized Faculty and Leadership

Trinity University is one of the nation's top private undergraduate institutions and is led by Danny J. Anderson, Ph.D., the University's 19th president. The University has more than 250 full-time faculty members, 97 percent of whom hold doctoral or terminal degrees.

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President Danny Anderson and his wife

A Place of Wide Open Spaces

The Trinity campus sits atop a hill in the heart of San Antonio, the 7th largest city in the U.S. With 15 museums, a rich cultural heritage, and a vibrant downtown centered along our famed River Walk, San Antonio is the big city that feels like a small town.

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An Extraordinary Place to Learn and Explore

Trinity's campus has everything students need, including extraordinary resources for study and research, an exceptional library, a state of the art athletic and recreational center, terrific residence halls, and wireless access across campus.

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students sitting in a classroom