Fast Facts

University Facts

  • More than 2,000 students
  • 14:1 student to faculty ratio
  • 42 undergraduate academic majors and three graduate programs
  • Three-year and four-year degree programs, accelerated adult program and online opportunities
  • Throughout Thomas More’s NAIA and NCAA history, 85 conference championships have been captured and more than 300 students are named to the Athletic Director Honor Roll (maintaining a 3.0 GPA or higher) every semester.
  • 97 percent of 2018-2019 graduates are employed or in graduate school six months after graduation
  • 33 student clubs and organizations and 10 academic societies
  • 29 highly competitive intercollegiate athletic teams

Thomas More’s Community Connection

  • ​80 percent of alumni live in Greater Cincinnati/Northern Kentucky
  • ​All Catholic high schools in the Diocese of Covington are represented in our current alumni
  • ​Thomas More’s outreach includes service learning projects in Jamaica and along the Mexican border, building homes for Habitat for Humanity and providing tax assistance and tutoring within the local community
  • ​More than 500 high school students in greater Cincinnati earn college credit annually through the Gemini program
  • ​Through TSI (Thomas More University STEM Initiatives), Thomas More staff are working with approximately 20 teachers from area high schools to improve STEM education to thousands of students
  • ​The BB&T Observatory is used to host free educational programs and night sky viewing in the fall and spring
  • ​Thomas More continually hosts community events such as high school graduations, Special Olympics, outside speakers, summer camps and sports tournaments
  • ​The Biology Field Station (one of only a handful of active field research stations along the Ohio River) welcomes approximately 2,000 children annually for field trips

Financial Facts

  • ​More than $20 million in scholarships and grants is awarded annually
  • ​100 percent of incoming traditional full-time students receive financial aid
  • ​30 percent of students are “Federal Pell Grant-eligible,” which means the University is assisting those students with the greatest need
  • ​The Thomas More Trust offers grants and tuition assistance, including the Parochial Promise valued at $14,000 and offered to Catholic High School graduates who meet admission requirements.
  • ​The Fund for Thomas More University is a vital resource for funding student scholarships
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Noteworthy Mentions

  • A recent graduate scored a 40 on the MCAT (Medical College Admission Test), ranking within the 99.9th percentile
  • The average high school GPA was 3.45 for the incoming class in fall 2019
  • Ranked No. 1 for ROI among 28 public and private Kentucky colleges and universities 15, 20, 30, and 40 years after enrollment and in the top 15 among 143 Kentucky, Ohio, and Indiana public and private colleges and universities 15, 20, 30, and 40 years after enrollment