About St. Thomas University

St. Thomas University (STU) is a private, nonprofit, Catholic university in Miami Gardens, Florida. At STU, you will immerse yourself in an environment that is overflowing with diversity, rich in tradition, and ripe with opportunity.

STU strives to prepare its students to be a leader in every area of their life—professionally, personally, and spiritually. The University has a long Catholic tradition of academic excellence and it is distinctly progressive in its outlook; embracing new concepts and technologies, carrying out impressive programs of research over a wide variety of disciplines.

STU provides degrees are designed to produce most sought-after graduates and are high demand in contemporary industries. STU’s portfolio includes 23 Undergraduate Majors, 23 Graduate Majors, 4 Doctoral Programs and 1 Professional Law Program. STU is a nonprofit, student-centered school, known for its personalized private education.


Leadership Development

STU concentrates on developing personal and transferable skills necessary for professional life, such as problem solving, critical analysis, research, and written and oral communication. Through group projects you will learn how to operate effectively in a team setting. STU alumni are a tightly connected network with strong links to many firms and organizations in professional sports, travel and tourism, and international business and commerce.

Internships and even job placement opportunities are available to students in most programs, allowing you to engage in stimulating, fulfilling, and career-enhancing endeavors. The Student Success Center is designed to enrich all aspects of the student experience and ensures every student armed with skills and tools to succeed.



Bobcat Athletics



STU’s student athletes – nearly 350 each year – compete in 15 NAIA intercollegiate sports, all of which offer scholarships: Football, Baseball, Men’s and Women’s Basketball, Men’s and Women’s Cross Country, Men’s Golf, Men’s and Women’s Soccer, Men’s and Women’s Tennis, Men’s and Women’s Track & Field, Softball, Volleyball.


Club Sports and other Intramurals: Cheerleading, Dance, Beach Volleyball, Flag Football, Ping Pong, Beach Volleyball, Racquetball, Kickball, Softball.


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