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Alamo Stadium Photo credit: Kate Nuelle

Financial barriers of attendance lowered for SAISD students

Rachel Poovathoor October 21, 2020

photo by Kate Nuelle If you look just beyond the Trinity fountain, past the admissions office, you’ll see Alamo Stadium, which Trinity has shared with the San Antonio Independent School District (SAISD)...

Trinity temporarily goes test-optional

Trinity temporarily goes test-optional

Kendra Derrig April 30, 2020

Photo by Kathleen Creedon This article is a part of the Trinitonian’s coverage of Trinity University’s response to the novel coronavirus (COVID-19). Click here to read the rest of our coverage. Office...

Admissions aims for transparency with forum on race

Admissions aims for transparency with forum on race

Kathleen Creedon February 6, 2020

Photos by Kate Nuelle“If I asked this room if you thought we were a diverse institution, I probably would get a lot of noes,” said Eric Maloof, vice president for Enrollment Management. “I...

Photo credit: Genevieve Humphreys

Admissions tool collects data on students’ lives before Trinity

Jolie Francis April 15, 2019

Photo by Genevieve HumphreysDue to recent spikes in applications in the last few years, the Office of Admissions has implemented more ways of gathering information on prospective students. They are finishing...

Photo credit: Alexandra Parris

Office aims to increase diversity of class of 2023

Kaylie King March 28, 2019

Graphic by Alexandra ParrisOut of 2,740 students who have been admitted to the class of 2023, the percentage of admitted students from underrepresented backgrounds is 45.8 percent, which is almost identical...

TU staff reacts to nationwide admissions scandal

TU staff reacts to nationwide admissions scandal

Kendra Derrig March 21, 2019

Rick Singer, far right, throws the ball. File photo from Mirage 1986, p. 114. “I think I can help kids. I like to communicate with people, and I’m definitely a person who works hard on my own...

Singers of Wealth and Privilege

Singers of Wealth and Privilege

Thomas Harvell-Degolier March 20, 2019

Illustration by Andrea NebhutOver the past week, schools from Yale University and the University of Southern California to Stanford University and the University of Texas at Austin have been embroiled...

Photo credit: Genevieve Humphreys

Admissions Staff Explain Role of Diversity in Admissions Events

Kaylie King February 21, 2019

Photo by Genevieve HumphreysAccording to the Office of Admissions, the incoming classes at Trinity are increasingly diverse. This means that as diversity grows, Admissions employees work to make sure that...

Photo credit: Elizabeth Nelson

Large TIF crowd means all hands on deck

Jolie Francis September 29, 2018

This past Saturday, 689 people, including 268 prospective students, attended Trinity in Focus (TIF), an event that shows off Trinity’s campus to prospective students and their families. Aspen Gonzales,...

Photo credit: Alexandra Parris

How Trinity plans to become more diverse

Jolie Francis September 29, 2018

Trinity promoted the class of 2022 as the largest, smartest and most diverse class in history, but not everyone’s vision of diversity is reflected in this year’s first-year class. Only 3.3...

Jeremy Boyce, coordinator of athletic recruitment and student success, helps prospective student-athletes find their place on a Trinity team — and find essentials like financial aid. photo by Amani Canada, photo editor

A day in the life of an admissions counselor

Maggie Lupo February 22, 2018

When you were a senior in high school, chances are you would have given a lot for a peek into the head of a college admissions officer. They are, after all, the enigmatic card-holders to your future life...

graphic by Liz Day, graphics editor

Faculty clarifies fixed scholarships

Cathy Terrace February 22, 2018

Trinity scholarships are determined before students enroll at Trinity. However, once scholarships are awarded to students, the amount is fixed, despite changes in tuition. According to Eric Maloof, vice...

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