Now Accepting Applications

St. Thomas is accepting applications for its first class in the Dougherty Family College. The process is straightforward and support is available if you have questions.

You can apply in three steps:

1. Complete an application. If this is your first time in our system, click "Create" to open your St. Thomas account. The application includes a written essay.

2. Ask your high school to send us a copy of your academic transcript. It can be emailed ( or mailed to:

University of St. Thomas
Office of Admissions - Dougherty Family College
2115 Summit Ave., Mail 5017
St. Paul, MN 55105

3. Explore your financial aid options.

  • Complete the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) form, using the university's federal school code (002345). 
  • If you are unable to complete the FAFSA, you must complete the Minnesota Dream Act-State Financial Aid application.