Why St. Thomas

Our transfer students come from various experiences and all walks of life. At St. Thomas you’ll find a rich academic tradition offering undergraduate student-faculty research and internships in a metropolitan location. You will find a community that values your experiences and understands how they enrich our academic environment.

Tommie Stories

Jordan Osterman '11   author
Navigating the sometimes muddy waters of family businesses.
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Patty Petersen   author
Students who lack sleep are more likely to abuse drugs, experience depression and seriously consider suicide. St. Thomas' Center for College Sleep addresses these issues.
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Doug Hennes '77   author
Agricultural runoff is polluting the Raccoon River, a source of drinking water for 500,000 Iowa residents. Because editor Art Cullen ’80 has never shied away from tackling such tough issues, he now holds a Pulitzer Prize.
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