UST Military History

In 1906, the United States War Department designated the College of St. Thomas (CST) a military school. In 1907, the school was named a military college, a distinction held by only 18 other schools in the country. By 1912, CST was the largest private military academy in the United States. To view short videos on UST’s military history, click here, and proceed to 1906 (Video: College of St. Thomas officially termed a military school by the U.S. War Department) and/or 1924 (A day at St. Thomas).