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Report Card

grade A
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Academics
    grade A+
  2. Value
    grade A
  3. Diversity
    grade A
  4. Campus
    grade B
  5. Athletics
    grade B+
  6. Party Scene
    grade B
  7. Professors
    grade A
  8. Location
    grade A minus
  9. Dorms
    grade A minus
  10. Campus Food
    grade C
  11. Student Life
    grade B+
  12. Safety
    grade B minus

About

One Trinity Place
San Antonio, TX 78212
Athletic Division
NCAA Division III (with football)
Athletic Conference
Southern Athletic Association
From Trinity University

For more than 150 years, through three cities and across four campuses, we have met challenges with opportunity to ensure the best and brightest students have access to a transformative education. Home to more than 2,500 students, Trinity is guided by a mission and set of values that place the student experience at its core. As a community that both honors our past and shapes our future, we strive to live our values in everything we do.

Trinity University offers more than 100 majors and minors plus several interdisciplinary and advising programs. Along with opportunities in undergraduate research, internships, and study abroad programs, students may merge their talents with self-designed interdisciplinary majors. Trinity offers undergraduate degrees in Bachelor of Arts, Bachelor of Science, and Bachelor of Music, with advising programs in Pre-Law and Health Professions (including Pre-Medical). Graduate study is offered in Healthcare Administration, Accounting, and Education.

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Trinity University Rankings

Niche rankings are based on rigorous analysis of key statistics from the U.S. Department of Education and millions of reviews.

Admissions

Application Deadline
February 1
Acceptance Rate
29%
SAT Range
1290-1450
ACT Range
29-32
Application Fee
$0
SAT/ACT
Considered but not required
High School GPA
Required
Accepts Common App
Yes

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Cost

Net Price
$30,505 / year
National
$15,523
Average cost after financial aid for students receiving grant or scholarship aid, as reported by the college.
Average Total Aid Awarded
$28,335 / year
National
$7,535
Students Receiving Financial Aid
99%

Scholarship

Academics

Professors
grade A
Based on faculty accomplishments, salary, student reviews, and additional factors.
Student Faculty Ratio
9:1
Evening Degree Programs
No
92%
of students agree that professors put a lot of effort into teaching their classes. 39 responses
50%
of students agree that it is easy to get the classes they want. 56 responses
48%
of students agree that the workload is easy to manage. 56 responses

Majors

Design Is Our Differentiator

Trinity's Bachelor of Science in engineering science is one of the nation's top-ranked ABET-accredited undergraduate engineering programs. It emphasizes a deep understanding of the physical sciences, mathematics, and engineering science, and students may choose to specialize in chemical, electrical, or mechanical engineering through elective courses.

Online

Online Programs Offered
0
Offers Online Courses
Yes
Online Certificate Programs
0
Online Associates Programs
0
Online Bachelor's Programs
0
How Students Learn
  • All
    0%
  • None
    100%
  • Some
    0%

Students

Full-Time Enrollment
2,399 Undergrads
Part-Time Undergrads
44
Undergrads Over 25
0%
Pell Grant
16%
Varsity Athletes
17%
Poll
What one word or phrase best describes the typical student at this school?
Based on 37 responses
  • Above and beyond
    30%
  • Prepared for challenges
    19%
  • WEIRD..and not in a good way
    16%
  • Weird, in both a good and bad way
    5%
  • Judgemental
    3%
  • Slackers
    3%
  • Still in high school
    3%

Campus Life

Freshmen Live On-Campus
100%
Poll
61%
of students say that Greek life is average, and no one will treat you differently if you don't join. 61 responses
Poll
72%
of students say varsity sporting events are attended, but not a huge part of campus life. 69 responses
Poll
What one word or phrase best describes your school?
Based on 21 responses
  • Community
    67%
  • Terrible
    14%
  • Home away from home
    10%
  • Strict
    5%
  • Underrated
    5%

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After College

Median Earnings 6 Years After Graduation
$54,900 / year
National
$33,028
Graduation Rate
76%
National
49%
Employed 2 Years After Graduation
93%
National
83%
88%
of students feel confident they will find a job in their field after graduation. 24 responses

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