Trinity University Rankings

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In the World#1235 of 14178
In North America#386 of 2629
In the United States#349 of 2528
In Texas#22 of 119
In San Antonio#3 of 11

Quick Review

Religion
Presbyterian Church (USA)
Acceptance rate
29%
Average SAT
1370
Average ACT
31
Avg. cost to attend
$30,505 /y
Aid receiving
99%
Undergraduates
2,443
Graduates
163
Male:Female Ratio
46:54
Control
Private
not-for-profit
Highest Degree
Master's degree

Trinity University Acceptance rate and Admissions statistics

TotalMenWomen
Acceptance Rate29%31%27%
Applicants9,8644,2875,577
Admissions2,8371,3091,528
Freshmen enrolled full time646300346

17 enrolled exclusively in distance education.

SAT scores

Among admitted applicants
353 or 55%
submitted SAT

25% of them
had 1290
or below

75% of them
had 1450
or below

Typical SAT scores of first-years in Trinity University are 1290-1450 (middle 50% range).

ACT scores

Among admitted applicants
289 or 45%
submitted ACT

25% of them
had 29
or below

75% of them
had 32
or below

Typical ACT scores of first-years in Trinity University are 29-32 (middle 50% range).

Admissions requirements

College-preparatory program Required
Recommendations Required
SAT/ACT Required
Secondary school GPA Required
Secondary school record Required
TOEFL Required
Secondary school rank Recommended
Formal demonstration of competencies Neither required nor recommended
Other Tests Neither required nor recommended

Enrollment by race or ethnicity

White1467 (56%)
Hispanic559 (21%)
Asian201 (8%)
Two or more races120 (5%)
Black or African American110 (4%)
Nonresident Alien103 (4%)
Race or Ethnicity unknown34 (1%)
American Indian or Alaska Native5 (0.2%)
Native Hawaiian or other Pacific Islander2 (0.1%)

Costs per year: Tuition, Housing, Fees

Net average cost to attend
$30,505/year
Average aid awarded
$28,335
Students receiving aid
99%

Average costs by household income

<$30K$12,373
$30-48K$12,991
$48-75K$18,012
$75-110K$24,520
$110K+$34,835

Tuition and fees

UndergraduatesGraduates
Tuition in-district$44,064$42,403
Tuition in-state$44,064$42,403
Tuition out-of-state$44,064$42,403
Fee in-district$616$334
Fee in-state$616$334
Fee out-of-state$616$334

Room and board price

Dormitory capacity2,086
Combined charge for room and board$14,244
Room charge$8,690
Meal charge$5,554

Trinity University Majors

MajorBachelor'sMaster's
Accounting3016
Engineering Science44
Hospital and Health Care Facilities Administration & Management34
Mass Communication & Media Studies30
Biology & Biological Sciences, General30
Marketing & Marketing Management, General30
Computer and Information Sciences, General26
Neuroscience24
English Language and Literature, General21
Political Science and Government, General18
Educational Leadership and Administration, General18
Biochemistry16
History, General16
Research and Experimental Psychology, Other16
Economics, General15
Finance, General14
Management Science13
Anthropology13
Management Sciences and Quantitative Methods, Other12
Sociology11
Financial Mathematics11
International Business & Trade & Commerce10
Secondary Education and Teaching10
Spanish Language and Literature9
Ecology and Evolutionary Biology9
Geology & Earth Science, General9
Chemistry, General8
Drama and Dramatics & Theatre Arts, General8
Elementary Education and Teaching7
Physics, General6
Art & Art Studies, General6
Philosophy6
School Psychology6
Urban Studies & Affairs5
Rhetoric and Composition5
International Relations and Affairs5
Environmental Studies5
Business Administration and Management, General5
Mathematics, General4
Cell & Cellular and Molecular Biology4
Religion & Religious Studies3
Art History, Criticism and Conservation3
Chinese Language and Literature3
Music Theory and Composition2
Music Performance, General2
Classics and Classical Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics, General2
French Language and Literature2
International Economics2
Russian Language and Literature2
Latin American Studies1
Music, General1
German Language and Literature1
East Asian Studies1
European Studies & Civilization1
Teacher Education, Multiple Levels1
Grand Total52092
TotalMenWomen
Graduation rate76%73%80%
  • Full-time retention rate - 92%

Publications & Citations

Publications
4,440
Citations
139,422

Publication count by topic

Psychology
528
Chemistry
491
Computer science
354
Art
307
Biology
304
Sociology
276
Mathematics
268
History
246
Political science
219
Economics
183
Philosophy
161
Physics
157
Medicine
152
Business
107
Geology
101
Geography
91
Engineering
82
Materials science
61
Environmental science
20

Topical rankings by citation count

DisciplineWorld RankCitations
History400755
Art442442
Philosophy497538
Geology7624,603
Psychology86117,138
Sociology8702,803
Physics10118,672
Political science1012972
Business10493,205
Economics10583,188
Mathematics10747,812
Chemistry130417,084
Geography13211,104
Biology135215,838
Computer science18253,170
Medicine19343,967
Engineering2664445
Materials science2886922
Environmental science3685102

Annual publication & citation counts

YearPublicationsCitations
199062351
199165496
199281588
199386678
199461792
199581885
199693921
199773941
1998741373
1999601164
2000791554
2001691652
2002741827
2003982193
20041012290
20051362643
20061463278
20071243399
20081863755
20092144204
20101574520
20111774960
20121625279
20131965589
20141955488
20151685555
20161435326
20171365105
20181164529
20191305035
20201265276

General info

Alternative namesTU
Trinity
Founded1869
WikipediaTrinity University (Texas)
MottoE Tribus Unum
From Three, One
Colorsmaroon, white
Academic CalendarSeptember to June
Total FTE staff839
Carnegie ClassificationMaster's Colleges & Universities: Small Programs

Location and Contacts

AddressOne Trinity Place
San Antonio, Texas, 78212-7200
United States
City population1,437,000
Phone2109997011
Fax+1 (210) 999 8164

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