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St. Edward's University

3001 S Congress Ave, Austin, TX 78704-6489
+1 512-448-8400
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4th of July weekend

We were in Austin for the 4th of July weekend so our cousin who is a St. Edward's alumni took us to... read more

Reviewed 19 July 2016
CarolinaKiaraOctavio
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Lyford, Texas
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Quiet place with a cityscape.

Main building looks like a church with it's distinctive big red doors. Nice place to even just sit... read more

Reviewed 12 November 2015
MitchMicahandKaykay
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  • Excellent73%
  • Very good23%
  • Average4%
  • Poor0%
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19 Jul 2016
“4th of July weekend ”
12 Nov 2015
“Quiet place with a cityscape.”
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3001 S Congress Ave, Austin, TX 78704-6489
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+1 512-448-8400
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Reviewed 19 July 2016 via mobile

We were in Austin for the 4th of July weekend so our cousin who is a St. Edward's alumni took us to the hilltop to watch the downtown fireworks. Great view. Wasn't overcrowded so my children (1 & 9 years old) walked and ran around....More

Thank CarolinaKiaraOctavio
Reviewed 12 November 2015

Main building looks like a church with it's distinctive big red doors. Nice place to even just sit on the stairs and view the Austin cityscape. There is a small quiet grotto near the field just across the parking lot and another place to just...More

1  Thank MitchMicahandKaykay
Reviewed 18 October 2015

I am a student, and I love that I don't have to park my car and take a bus. St. Ed's is a private university with links to Notre Dame. Not only is there a plethora of subjects to Major/Minor, this university is known for...More

2  Thank TheJCrews
Reviewed 16 September 2015

St. Edwards is a premier catholic university, with excellent Division II sports such as beisball and golf teams. Great education in many disciplines.

Thank Javier M
Reviewed 12 September 2015

Very pretty It has lots of pretty buildings Lots of walking Has a history Good for people that like to visit universites!

Thank HappyCouple1999
Reviewed 14 August 2015 via mobile

Quite the place to chill and visit. I earned an MBA from her and my mother and father also earned degrees here. This is a great place to learn away from the hustle and bustle of Austin.

1  Thank La E
Reviewed 14 August 2015 via mobile

Color me biased, but as a 1995 SEU graduate, there's no better view of Austin than from "the Hilltop." It's no coincidence that the historic red doors of Old Main look down over the city of Austin. It was planned that way. When the property...More

2  Thank P5_Crazy_Train
Reviewed 12 August 2015

come to the hilltop at SEU and see the best night (or day) view of the city - without fighting traffic....or people! Truly one of Austin's best kept secrets!

Thank cath-adventurer
Reviewed 2 July 2015

St. Edward's University has a small but welcoming campus. The people that work there are helpful and happy. You feel at home when you visit.

Thank AidaAraceli
Reviewed 19 August 2014

The beautiful grounds and buildings and quiet surroundings (even with students checking in) gives new meeting to the word "Peace." Finding this university in Austin was a wonderful surprise.

Thank Joyce F
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