St. Edward's students are led by curiosity and compassion, and a desire to live fully, learn fully and experience the world around them fully.
If you can imagine the possibilities our nationally ranked, personalized education can provide, then join us. We welcome your application and the chance to get to know you.
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Find more specifics on graduate and undergraduate admission requirements, admission checklists, financial aid and how to apply to St. Ed's:
Start your journey as a Hilltopper. Find out all you need to know about admission requirements, admission checklists, financial aid and how to apply.
Continue your college journey, now as a Hilltopper. Your road to success starts with your application, and our transfer support team is ready to help you — including making sure all of your credits transfer seamlessly.
Attending university in the U.S. is an enormous and exciting step. Find out what you need to know about tuition, scholarship opportunities, deadlines, financial aid and what other international students say about their St. Edward’s experience.
Are you a CAMP student, returning student or graduate student? See how your personal journey can begin on the hilltop.
Guide to Financial Aid
College is a big investment but there is help available when it comes to paying for college, and we want to make the process easy for you and your family.
Guide to Applying
Find everything you need to know about connecting with admission counselors, the steps you should take your senior year and essay advice.
The St. Edward’s Experience
The College Tour: St. Edward's University
Watch first-hand what it's like to be a student at St. Edward's through the stories of 10 amazing Hilltoppers, told in a 30-minute episode of The College Tour, available on our YouTube channel and Amazon Prime. Take a tour of our beautiful campus in Austin and get to know St. Ed’s in the best way possible — through stories shared by our outstanding students.
Freshman, Meet Your Friends
The application process can feel overwhelming and isolating at times. But fear not, students just like you are curious about the community they will soon join. From authors to activists, learn more about your future peers and get excited about your next steps!
Hands-on Learning on the Hilltop
Experiential learning enhances your education, job skills and résumé in big ways. Students at St. Edward’s engage in a wealth of real-world learning opportunities. Here’s how to connect with internships, research, leadership, community service and study abroad on the hilltop.
Top 10 Reasons for Hilltop Pride
Each year, universities across the country are ranked by U.S. News & World Report, Forbes, The Princeton Review, Washington Monthly Magazine and others for the educational experience they provide. We’re proud of the strong recognition St. Edward’s garners.