St. Edward’s University: New College Program for Adult Learners
3001 South Congress Avenue
Austin, TX 78704
Contact for Adult Students
Yes, our ACC Equivalency Guide listed on our website for general education at:
Admission Requirements for Transfer Students
- A cumulative GPA of at least 2.0
- Typically at least four years of full-time work experience or at least 24 years old
Learn more about admission requirements for transfer students
Transfer Credit Information
St. Edward’s will accept up to 66 hours of credit, from a community college. Students must complete their last 30 hours and at least half of their major coursework at St. Edward’s University.
Students are encouraged to get a preliminary degree plan prior to admission by attending an information session or meeting with an admission coordinator.
SEU will only accept grades of "C" or above for consideration of transfer credits. We also accept repeated coursework and take the GPA on the institution's transcript.
Approximate Cost/Range for One Academic Year
(6 hours per semester, Fall, Spring, and Summer):
Tuition & Fees
New adult learners at St. Edward’s are eligible to apply for New College Tuition Assistance after admitted by completing the application at the following link.
New College students are also given the option of three different payment plans:
Employer deferred payment plan (EDPAY)
Monthly Arranged Payment Plan (MAPP)
St. Edward’s also welcomes those who have served in the U.S. Armed Forces and provides specialized support such as a VA benefits representative and a Student Veterans Group.
Special Programs Unique to This School
New College - Adult Program
The New College undergraduate program is for adults, over the age of 24, who have typically worked full-time for four years or more. This program offers evening, weekend, and online courses, an additional campus in North Austin, and, work/life experience that translates into course credit.
There's an energy here that few universities can match. It's positive and electric - and you'll feel it the first time you set foot on our hilltop campus in the heart of Austin, Texas. Our students are part of a nationally recognized learning community that challenges them to examine the world critically and creatively. They take part in engaging discussions in small classes - and their professors know who they are. You’ll find yourself part of a vibrant community of adult learners.
St. Edward’s University is accredited by the Commission on Colleges of the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools to award BA, BS, BLS, BBA, BAAS, MA, MBA, MLA, MS degrees.
Note: The information shown here is subject to change. Students are strongly encouraged to verify information with the institution to which they intend to transfer.