St. Edward's University
3001 S. Congress, 512/448-8400
Founded in 1885, St. Ed's has 110 acres, 3,000+ students, and undergrad as well as graduate programs. The Mary Moody Northern Theater is a popular venue for drama and high-spirited musicals; libraries are open for use (but not check-out); runners may pound the track; and anyone can attend athletic events or University Speaker Programs.
- 2014: Critics Best Sweeping Vista (St. Edward's University Main)
- 1998: Critics Best Place To Run The Pooch
- 1996: Critics Best Climbing Tree