The Office of Admission and Office of Graduate Admission at St. Mary’s University are excited to welcome you to campus. Experiencing the University firsthand and speaking with faculty, staff and fellow students are some of the best ways to make your college choice. Learn more about the in-person and at-home options we offer to prospective students and their families:

Campus Tours

Join one of our Guided Campus Tours led by our Diamondback Tour Guides. During the tour, prospective students and their families will have the opportunity to walk around campus and get all of their questions answered by one of our students. Students will also have the opportunity to meet with one of our admission counselors at the end of their tour.

If you are interested in visiting the law school, learn more on the School of Law website.

Special Events

The Office of Admission invites prospective students and their families to attend one of our signature events at St. Mary’s University. These larger, in-person events are designed to showcase our academic and co-curricular opportunities as well as give students a chance to interact with current St. Mary’s students, faculty and staff. Use the links below to register for these events.

Virtual Information Sessions

The Office of Admission and Office of Graduate Admission are hosting virtual information sessions for prospective students in conjunction with different academic and co-curricular departments across campus. During these sessions, prospective students and families can learn more about the academic, co-curricular and social opportunities available to students at St. Mary’s University. These interactive sessions will focus on specific areas across campus, and prospective students are encouraged to attend as many events as they want. 

Information Sessions are held several times per month and allow students to get an inside look at academic programs and campus life.

Chat with the Office of Admission

  • Undergraduate

    You have questions, we have answers! The Office of Admission is offering prospective students the ability to meet with an admission counselor to learn more about our academic programs, student life, admission and financial aid options and our amazing faculty. 

    Email to let us know when you’d like to schedule a phone call or in-person or virtual appointment. The admission team will contact you by email or phone in advance to confirm your specific time for your appointment.

  • Graduate

    The Office of Graduate Admission is available to chat one-on-one with prospective students. Email to let us know when you’d like to schedule a phone call or in-person or virtual appointment. The Graduate Admission team will contact you by email or phone in advance to confirm your specific time for your appointment.

    Please submit your request 24 hours in advance of your preferred date and time.

Getting to St. Mary’s

St. Mary’s University’s main entrance is: 

One Camino Santa Maria 
San Antonio, Texas 78228 

Our interactive map provides visual directions and a printable PDF campus map. On-campus parking for visitors is in Lot V, entrance off Camino Santa Maria.

St. Mary’s University has discounted rates for alumni and visitors at the following hotels. To request a discount, please call and say you are a guest of St. Mary’s University.*

Menger Hotel
204 Alamo Plaza
San Antonio, Texas

Hotel Gibbs
105 N Alamo St.
San Antonio, Texas

Omni La Mansion del Rio
112 College St.
San Antonio, Texas
*Visitors can follow the link above to apply the St. Mary’s corporate discount.

TownePlace Suites by Marriott San Antonio Downtown
409 E Houston St.
San Antonio, Texas

Area Accommodations


The San Antonio International Airport is conveniently located about 10 miles from campus and is serviced by AeroMexico, Alaska Airlines, American Airlines, Delta, Frontier, Southwest and United. Visit the San Antonio Airport website for additional information, including ground transportation.  

Lyft and Uber operate in San Antonio.  

Visitors may choose to fly into Austin-Bergstrom International Airport and drive 1.5 hours (84 miles from campus) south to San Antonio.  

Train, Bus or Shuttle 

Enjoy your visit to St. Mary’s University and the City of San Antonio. View the official City of San Antonio Visitor’s Guide


Connect on Social Media

Connect with us on your favorite social media channels — including TikTok — to receive important updates and information about St. Mary’s University. As our students and faculty are completing semester remotely, we’ll still be using social media to share our experiences and welcome the newest Rattlers to our community.

Contact Us

We’re available should you need to contact us:

Office of Admission

Office of Graduate Admission

Office of Financial Assistance

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