Posts for Freshmen

University of St. Thomas - Houston group of students hang out in campus residence

UST Campus Housing FAQs

You’re on your way to being a Celt, and you’re wondering what you need to do to live on campus. We’ve compiled our campus housing FAQs below to answer the most common questions about living on the UST campus. Living

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A UST student and her parents walk through the University of St. Thomas - Houston campus

5 College FAQs for UST Parents

Every year, we are excited to see the new students arrive on campus! We know UST is a great choice for them, but we also know it’s important for the families to make that decision together. As a staff person,

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University of St. Thomas – Houston students cool off in the campus pool

College Campus Life Is a Blast with UST’s Student Activities

As you begin to settle into your academic semester, you may wonder what your social life will look like for the rest of the year. Maximize your college experience by amping up your activities, learning things outside of the classroom

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University of St. Thomas - Houston students sit on the grass in front of the Chapel of St. Basil

What Is UST Most Known For?

As the fourth-largest city in the country, with more than 40 colleges and universities in the area, Houston is recognized for excellence in higher education. With so many academic choices, prospective students often ask us what UST is known for,

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Lee Holm, Director of Academic Advising at the University of St. Thomas Houston, coaches a student on how to get good grades

How to Get Good Grades – 8 Study Tips for Upping Your “A” Game This Semester

Behold, the almighty “A+”. More than just an honor, great grades can launch you into a top-tier grad school, med school or law school. Also, as top grades are sometimes the sole deciding factor in big scholarships, special internships and

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