It’s here! The College Tour: St. Edward’s TV show is now available to view on our YouTube channel. Our 30-minute episode takes you on a fabulous tour of our beautiful campus in Austin while getting to know St. Edward’s in the best way possible — through stories shared by our outstanding students. 


Watch The College Tour: St. Edward’s



What is The College Tour? It’s an Amazon Prime TV series made by Emmy nominated and multi-award-winning producers and hosted by Alex Boylan, a former Amazing Race contestant and winner. The series gives students and families a one-of-a-kind look into colleges and universities around the world, letting you explore campuses in the comfort of your home.

We’d love for you to visit the hilltop in person, but if you can’t, our episode of The College Tour is the next best way to experience St. Edward’s. You’ll hear from 10 Hilltoppers about what it’s truly like being a student at St. Edward’s. Their stories cover our distinctive Holy Cross tradition, personalized educational experience, vibrant campus life, hands-on learning, top-notch campus facilities, NCAA sports and much more. You’ll also get a feel for Austin, our incredible hometown that’s consistently ranked a top college city and best place to live in the U.S.




Meet the Students

Our students inspire us every day. They’re smart, caring, innovative thinkers and problem solvers who are passionate about making a difference in the world. In the following 3-minute videos, you can hear individually from the 10 Hilltoppers who star in our full 30-minute episode. Choose your topic!


Academic Excellence and the Classroom Experience

St. Edward’s and Austin

Student Life

Student Success

Experiential Learning

Vibrant and Inclusive Campus

Athletics and Hilltopper Pride


Mission-Driven Campus

Destination University

Hear from these Hilltoppers about their experience being in The College Tour, a favorite moment during the filming, and what they want you to know most about St. Edward’s.


Behind the Scenes

What’s it like to star in The College Tour film production? Busy and fun! Flip through our photos to see how our students played leading roles in conveying the St. Edward’s experience.



Best University in the West
by U.S. News & World Report


Fulbright Award winners
since 2008


Undergraduate &
Graduate Degrees