1000 W. Court Seguin, TX 78155-5999 830-372-8050
http://www.tlu.edu admissions@tlu.edu
About Texas Lutheran University
  • Year of Foundation 1891
  • Size of Campus 184 acres
  • Type of Instituition Private institution
  • Religious Orientation Evangelical Lutheran Church in America
  • Degrees Bachelor
  • Calendar Type Semester
  • Undergraduate Population 1,435
  • Women % / Men % / Out of state 52% 48% 4%OUS
Application
  • App. Deadlines FAFSA
  • Tuition Costs In / Out - State $22,760
  • Room and Board $7,540
  • Nonfall Registration Accepted
  • Selectivity of the Intuition Selective
  • Application Fee $25
  • Enrollment No. 1,350
Texas Lutheran University students experience a challenging academic environment that sets a path for lifelong learning. Our students engage in high impact educational experiences that include civic engagement, aesthetic expression, critical thinking, and a focus on intercultural and global knowledge in a community that welcomes the interplay of faith and reason. Founded in 1891, Texas Lutheran resides on 184 scenic acres in Seguin, Texas, near San Antonio and Austin. A diverse student body of approximately 1,400 with classes averaging fewer than 20 students provides a sense of community and an environment where individuality and personal growth are as integral to success as rigorous academics.
Social Life And Activities
  • Number of frat chapter houses 0
  • Popular Event and Social Activities on Campus Midnight Madness, Intramurals, Friday Night Live, Coffee House, Spring Fling, Christmas Vespers, Homecoming.
  • Percent students who are frat members 1%
  • Number of honor societies Alpha Chi, Alpha Lambda Delta, Alpha Mu Gamma, Alpha Psi Omega, Beta Beta Beta, Delta Mu Delta, Kappa Kappa Psi, Tau Beta Sigma, Phi Alpha Theta, Psi Chi, Pi Rho, Sigma Tau Delta, Delta Epsilon Iota.
  • Number of students in fraternities 4
  • Number of sororities 3
  • On-campus religious organizations (Appears as submitted by school) Baptist Student Ministry, Cross Teams, Chapel Choir, Canterbury Club, Catholic Student Organization, Fellowship of Christian Athletes, Bell Choir, Wesley Foundation.
  • Other on-campus organizations N/A
  • Percent students who are frat sororities 0%
  • Number of on-campus international organizations (Appears as submitted by school) Black Student Union, Mexican American Studies Association, International Student Association.
  • Alcohol Policies Yes
  • Number of frats 4
  • Setting Urban
  • Other general policies class attendance policies set by individual instructors, hazing prohibited, other
Transportation
  • Distance to nearest train San Antonio, Texas (32)
  • Distance to nearest bus Seguin, Texas (0)
  • Public Transportation to the University No
  • Car Permitted On Campus Yes
  • Distance to nearest airport San Antonio, Texas (36), Austin, Texas (50)
Student Housing
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are doubles 80%
  • High speed or wireless internet in college housing 100%
  • College housing safety - Sprinkler system 28%
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are apartments 17%
  • College housing safety - Fire alarms 39%
  • Number of students using college housing 35%
  • College campus housing availability Yes
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are triples 0%
  • Number of housing and appartment units owned by the university 18
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are singles 3%
  • Type of housing provided for students coed dorms (31%), women's dorms (29%), men's dorms (23%), apartments for married students (2%), apartment for single students (15%)
  • Off and remote campus housing assistance available No
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are undefined N/A
  • On and Off campus housing offered Yes
Campus Services
  • Number of e-books 0
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In The Other Locations 25
  • Student Computer Availability Yes
  • Museums Fiedler Geological Museum; Biology Field Station; Mexican American Study Center; Krost Life Enrichment Center.
  • Estimated Capacity Of Wireless Network 600
  • Number Of Microforms 118,721
  • Online Course Registration Available Yes
  • Location Of Available Computers computer center/labs, residence halls, library, student center
  • Internet Access Yes
  • Wireless Network - Student wi-fi Yes
  • Number Of Books in Library 171,134
  • OS of Wifi Network Microsoft
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In Classrooms 30
  • Basic Services Provided nonremedial tutoring, women's center, placement service, health service, other
  • Student Email Accounts Yes
  • Number of Audiovisuals-cds,videos,dvds 4,241
  • Tutoring and Remedial Help other
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In Campus Labs(est) 40
  • Campus Safety 24-hour foot and vehicle patrols, late night transport/escort service, lighted pathways/sidewalks, controlled dormitory access (key, security card, etc)
  • Counseling Services career, personal, veteran student, academic, psychological, birth control, religious
  • Library On Campus Yes
  • Student Allowed To Post A Web Page Yes
  • Number Of Subscriptions 603
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In The Library 15
  • Computer Courses No
  • Library Facilities 100%
  • Location Of Area With Wireless Support in all the libraries, in some classrooms, in administrative/faculty offices and work areas, in some of the college-owned, operated, or affiliated housing
Student Employment and Career
  • Navy ROTC on campus? Not offered
  • Airforce ROTC on campus? Offered at cooperating institution (Texas State University)
  • Number of undergraduates (only) with employment 19%
  • Army ROTC on campus? Offered at cooperating institution (Texas State University)
  • Student Employment Federal
  • The average earnings of employed undergrads 1,998
  • Employed Students after 1 year 18%
  • Career placment and training on-campus job interviews, internships, resume assistance, career/job search classes, alumni network, interview training
  • Employed Students after 6 Months 68%
  • Does the school discourage student employment No
  • Employed Students after 2 years 100%
  • Top Companies Selecting Students For Jobs Texas School Districts, SBC, Motorola Corporation, Deloitt & Touche, USAA Insurance Corporation, Enterprise Rent-A-Car, Internal Revenue Service, Frost Bank, Texas Education AgencyTractor Supply, U.S. Marshalls, Axiom Financial, Clark American, Microsoft,
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