Crestview Hills, KY
Acting President: Dr. Kathleen S. Jagger
Enrollment: 2,065 (1,881 undergraduate)
Student-faculty ratio: 13 to 1
Thomas More University is a values-based liberal arts institution that is proud to be one of 10 diocesan colleges in the nation. Located in Crestview Hills, Ky., just 10 minutes from downtown Cincinnati, it was originally founded in 1921 by the Benedictine Sisters as Villa Madonna College. Thomas More offers personalized attention and strong academic programs that allow students to have a distinctive and transformative experience. Thomas More is routinely named one of the best values in higher education by Money magazine’s Best College Buys issue and recognized by the Carnegie Foundation for Advancement of Teaching as a ‘selective liberal arts college.’
Thomas More offers 39 outstanding majors and over 45 vibrant student organizations. As a member of the Presidents Athletic Conference, TMU offers a rich athletic tradition, which spans 19 highly competitive NCAA Division III sports teams. Exciting new initiatives for the 2014-2015 school year include: Academic major in Athletic Training, Marine Biology track partnering with the Newport Aquarium, formation of Marching Saints Band, addition of Women’s Lacrosse, an experiential learning requirement for all students and the Saints Experience which provides textbooks to all students with no out-of-pocket costs.