About University of St. Thomas (Minnesota)
The University of St. Thomas (UST) is a private, Catholic, liberan arts and archdiocesan university that was founded in 1885, originally as a Catholic seminary. The university was named after Thomas Aquinas, a medieval Catholic theologian and philosopher. UST currently has an annual enrolment of around 10,000 students, 6,300 of which are undergraduates. The university offers more than 90 majors and 60 minors in a wide range of degrees including bachelor of arts, bachelor of science, bachelor of music, bachelor of science in mechanical engineering or bachelor of science in mechanical engineering. There are over 60 graduate degrees.