Pathway Program - St. Edward's University
St. Edward's University is ranked #13 in the Regional Universities "West" Category by U.S. News and World Reports: "America's Best Colleges". St. Edward's University is located in Austin, Texas very close to our Aston Texas school. St. Edward's offers more than 70+ undergraduate and graduate programs. For more than a decade, St. Edward's has been named one of “America’s Best Colleges” by U.S. News & World Report. St. Edward’s encourages you to study abroad through exchange programs with our partner universities and by participating in faculty-led programs, internships and service-learning trips to locations around the world. You can also choose from more than 1,000 study abroad options in more than 90 countries offered by organizations that we work with and recommend. St. Edward's has 19 partner universities around the world including Asia Pacific University (APU), Japan, Catholic University of Korea (CUK) , South Korea and Tecnológico de Monterrey in Mexico.
St. Edward's University Scholarships
Scholarships are available at St. Edward's and they are awarded on academic merit, which may be judged by GPA or SAT scores. Scholarships range from $7500 to $15,000 for qualified Aston students. Contact us for more information on how to apply. We are happy to help.
About the University
Founded: 1885 by the Congregation of Holy Cross Number of Students: 5000+ in grad and undergrad programs Student Faculty Ratio: 13 to 1 Residence: St. Edward's has a wide variety residence halls on campus with dining plans available. Accreditation: Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges NCAA: Division II Conference Location: Austin, Texas Additional Ranking Information
- St. Edward’s was named the nation’s top producer of U.S. Fulbright Students among master’s-granting institutions in 2015–2016. The university shared first-place honors with Harvard, Pitzer and Princeton Theological Seminary
- The Princeton Review named St. Edward’s University to its 2014 Best Colleges: Region by Region.
- Bestcolleges.com ranks St. Edward’s as #5 on its 2016 list of Best Colleges for Hispanic Students.
- St. Edward’s University was recognized as a 2010–2011 College of Distinction™ for its exemplary commitment to four key areas: Engaged Students, Great Teaching, Vibrant Communities and Successful Outcomes.
What do you get when you mix more than 1,400 on-campus residents, a commanding view of downtown Austin, one cool Chilean architect, candlelit traditions, lots of sunshine, mentors galore, a chef’s love of fresh food from different cultures, students and faculty from across the globe, and countless dreams and passions? An energy that's unmistakably St. Edward’s. At St. Edward's, there's always something going on. Student Life gives you the opportunity to meet new people and make a positive, lasting impact — offering support along the way.
Your residence hall at St. Edward's is more than where you sleep and study. It becomes your home, where you’ll meet people from around the world and make lifelong friends. You'll get a real sense of belonging through regular events and outings with your residence hall community. Living on campus, you'll have leadership opportunities in the student-run Residence Hall Association and your hall's Residence Event Planning Council. Our full-time, live-in residence directors and resident assistants will offer you plenty of support as you transition from high school to college. Contact us for the current residence and meal rates. Check out some videos of different residences on-campus.
It’s an exciting time for St. Edward’s as they celebrate university-wide growth, including new facilities, national rankings, Fulbright award winners and more. Watch the video to see how far they’ve come in the last five years.
Founded by the Congregation of Holy Cross, St. Edward's has provided access to affordable, quality private education for more than 130 years. While cost is a factor, do not let the price of tuition alone discourage you from applying. Visit St. Edward's University page to learn more about their current tuition.
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Last updated February 8, 2018