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Trinity University Campus Life

Campus Size

Small Campus
Total Undergrads
Including 38 Part-time
Degree-Seeking Freshmen

Gender Breakdown:

53% Women
47% Men


NCAA Division III (with football)

Southern Collegiate Athletic Conference

  • Football
  • Basketball
  • Baseball
  • Cross Country/Track

Total Varsity Sports


Men's sports coaches (Average salary: $78,221)
Women's sports coaches (Average salary: $60,347)
Athletics Details
Sport Varsity Men Varsity Women Club Intramural
Baseball 41 - - -
Basketball 17 12 - Yes
Football 102 - - -
Golf 9 9 - -
Soccer 45 21 - Yes
Softball - 17 - Yes
Swimming and Diving 23 24 - -
Tennis 17 13 Yes Yes
Track and Field, Indoor 20 16 - -
Track and Field, Outdoor 42 28 - -
Track and Field, X-Country 15 10 - Yes
Volleyball - 15 Yes Yes
Court Sports - - - Yes
Equestrian - - Yes -
Fencing - - Yes -
Flag Football - - - Yes
Frisbee/Disc Sports - - Yes Yes
Lacrosse - - Yes -
Rifle - - Yes -
Table Tennis - - - Yes
Water Polo - - Yes -
Wrestling - - - Yes


Student Total
American Indian/Alaskan Native 0.9%
Asian/Pacific Islander 7.2%
Black/non-Hispanic 3.8%
Hispanic 11.3%
Non-resident alien 6.4%
Race/Ethnicity unknown 8.4%
Two or more races 0.0%
White/non-Hispanic 62.0%
Percent of students with disability 5%

Services & Housing

Services Offered
  • Academic/Career counseling
  • Employment services for current students to find part-time positions
  • Job placement for graduates to find full-time employment
  • Library on campus
  • On-Campus Housing
  • Meal plan offered, meals per week can vary

Clubs & Organizations

Musical Groups
  • Choral Groups
  • Concert Band
  • Jazz Band
  • Music Ensemble
  • Pep Band
  • Symphony Orchestra
Performance Arts
  • Dance
  • Drama Theater
  • Musical Theater
  • Opera
Journalism & Publications
  • Literary Magazine
  • Student Newspaper
  • Yearbook
  • Television Station
  • Radio Station
Reserved Officers' Training Corps (ROTC)
  • Air Force ROTC
  • International Student Organization
  • Model United Nations
  • Student Government
  • Campus Ministries

Safety Statistics

Arrests On Campus
Illegal Weapons Possession 0
Drug Law Violation 0
Liquor Law Violation 0
Criminal Offenses On Campus
Personal Crime 2
Property Crime 22
Reviews Dorm Life
  • Daniel from Alvarado, TX
  • 4
  • They spoil you. Suite-style dorms, residence mentors that actually help you out, room-cleaning service -- it's all there. CosmoGirl once called Trinity's dorms the nicest in the nation. They're not…

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  • Margaret from Omaha, NE
  • 5
  • The dormitories at Trinity University are very well-kept, especially in the first-year and sophomore quads. They offer laundry, trash and recycling services, as well as a sort of housekeeping service…

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  • Angela from San Antonio, TX
  • 4
  • If you're scared about living away from home from the first time, know that Trinity's first year area works to build a support system for incoming freshmen. This support system…

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  • Meredith from Carmel, IN
  • 5
  • Dorm life is really fun and not overly strict. You will be randomly assigned your roommate freshman year which is a gamble, but at least if you don't like him/her,…

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Student Responses to Review Topic: Food And Dining
  • 3
  • Aja from Austin, TX
  • I am a current student here

    Trinity has a dining hall and four other restaurants on campus. The dining hall is okay. Far from the best, but far from the worst as well. The dining hall food is pretty much about the same twenty meals cycled throughout the entire semester. The other resturants, such as Einsteins and Freshii's are much better, but are also more expensive. You have to use your meal plan carefully so that you don't blow all your bonus bucks too early in the semester.

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  • 3
  • anon
  • I am a current student here

    There are several dining locations on campus- Mabee dining hall, a few small quick restaurants on upper campus (Einstein's Bagels, Taco Taco, Freshii), and 3 or 4 PODs which sell snacks and sandwiches and things like that. Meal plans are comprised of dining hall swipes and Bonus Bucks. Get the meal plan with the most Bonus Bucks- you will run out. The dining hall food is on the better side considering it's a college campus, but it can be hit-or-miss sometimes.

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  • 2
  • Maia from Arlington, TX
  • I am a current student here

    To me the food has its good days and bad days at the dining hall, but there are mostly bad days. The dining hall makes the best food for breakfast. There are other places to get food on campus that is good like Einstein's and the POD.

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  • 3
  • Meredith from Carmel, IN
  • I am a current student here

    The food in Mabee pretty much sucks, but there are some other options on campus where you can use your Tiger Bucks money. And, there are lots of great dining options in San Antonio and a lot of people have cars, so it's pretty easy to get off campus to restaurants and shopping.

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  • 3
  • Giovanna from San Antonio, TX
  • I am a current student here

    I'll be honest when I say that there's a rather limited variety of dining options. Other than the main cafeteria, Mabee, whose food selection and quality is above average could use some improvement, everything else is pretty much snack food.

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  • 3
  • Tyler from San Antonio, TX
  • I am a current student here

    The best part about the food is that it is right there and pre-made, and available with the swipe of your Tiger Card. Unfortunately, the quality isn't the best. It is possible to make it by with a small amount of healthy options, but it is definitely easier to gain the freshman 15.

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Student Responses to Review Topic: Greek Life
  • 0
  • Aja from Austin, TX
  • I am a current student here

    If you aren't in Greek Life, you may not notice it all that often. If you are in Greek life, it'll probably take over your entire life, especially if you are a freshman. Greek Life isn't really supported by the administration, so many in it feel as though they are not treated as well as other organizations on campus. Rushing is very odd at Trinity and is actually stretched out to last the entire first semester.

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  • 0
  • Meredith from Carmel, IN
  • I am a current student here

    Not as intense as big state schools, but still a pretty active presence on campus with a lot of really fun people. You can participate in Greek Life or not and, either way, you'll have a great time!

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  • 0
  • Taylor from Colleyville, TX
  • I am a current student here

    The greek organizations on campus are fun to be part of and all, but one fraternity, are local organizations. There are no greek houses so if you are looking for the movie version of greek life, Trinity isn't the place.

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  • 0
  • Cody from Hilltop Lakes, TX
  • I am a current student here

    Fraternities and Sororities at Trinity are mostly only found at Trinity University. There are a couple of Greek organizations that are national, but for the most part you will find Greek life at Trinity to be driven solely by the school it calls home. Fraternities and sororities are very active with community service.

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  • 0
  • Daniel from Alvarado, TX
  • I am accepted here and planning to attend soon

    It's there if you want it. There's been a lot of controversy about some alleged hazing on campus, (which ultimately amounted to underage drinking and a required trip to a strip-club) and a couple of fraternities have been suspended. Greek alumni are not taking kindly to it, but no one else really seems to care.

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