Just a Crosswalk Away

City Vista is Trinity University’s apartment-style, off-campus housing option for students in their junior or senior year.

Directly adjacent to campus, it offers the perfect balance between independent, off-campus living and convenient, easy University-run housing. With City Vista, you get the best of both worlds. Enjoy the ease, safety, and resources of on-campus housing all while benefiting from the independence and flexibility of off-campus housing.

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Why choose City Vista?

Advantages and Perks

With City Vista, you get the best of both worlds. Enjoy the ease, safety, and resources of on-campus housing all while benefiting from the independence and flexibility of off-campus housing.​​​​

Campus Housing

You can apply scholarships and student aid to pay for City Vista (but not for other off-campus other apartments).

Meal Plans

If you opt to live at City Vista, you will be exempted from Trinity’s student meal plan requirements.

Roommate Choice

You can choose to room (or not!) with anyone, regardless of sex or gender.

Easy Leasing

You won’t be locked into long leases like with other apartments, making it easy to move in and out.


City Vista apartment luxury kitchen with oven, sink, and granite countertops

Luxurious Finishes

City Vista provides luxury apartment living at student housing prices.

LeeRoy lounging by the City Vista pool

Lavish Living

From its sun-bathed terraces to its shimmering swimming pool and beyond, City Vista has all that you could want.

A group photo of the facilities services staff.

Unrivaled Convenience

Besides a short commute, City Vista also offers students access to Trinity staff, services, and support (including financial aid).

Apartment Features

Unit Amenities

 One upholstered sofa and chair, one ottoman, two twin beds per bedroom, ceiling fans, and blinds

 One refrigerator, one oven, and one dishwasher (all stainless steel)

 In-unit laundry machines (one washer and one dryer)

 Utilities included (water, electricity, internet, and basic cable)

 Hardwood floors (some units have carpeting in the bedrooms) and granite countertops

 Air conditioning and heat

 Free work and maintenance orders through Facilities Services

Complex Amenities

 Two terraces and a swimming pool with outdoor kitchens and fire pit spaces (open from 10 a.m. to 10 p.m.)

 Indoor study and social lounges (open from 8 a.m. to midnight)

 A fitness center (always open)

 Vending machines

 Trash and recycling valet services

 On-site Trinity Residential Life staff available to help residents


Building Security

 An integrated, gated parking garage monitored by TUPD (one City Vista-specific complimentary parking sticker per leaseholder)

 Secure Tiger Card access to the complex grounds and inside the building

 Routine TUPD walk-throughs and security checks


Unit Types and Pricing

Please note that all prices are per person per semester. For comparison, the average Trinity University residence hall room rate is $4,345 per person per semester for a double or $6,328.50 per person per semester for a single, not including meal plan costs.

One Bedroom
  • Small Option (avg 685 sqft)
  • ​​​Large Option (avg 897 sqft)
Two Bedroom
  • Small Option (avg 1,107 sqft)
  • Large Option (avg 1,275 sqft)
Three Bedroom
  • Standard Option (avg 1,614 sqft)

Directions and Parking

Address: One Trinity Place, San Antonio, TX 78212


One complimentary parking sticker is provided for each leaseholder who owns a car. This sticker is for use on the Trinity University City Vista property only and does not serve as a parking pass for main-campus lots and garages. Residents may choose to purchase an additional Trinity University parking pass.

There are visitor parking spaces directly outside City Vista’s main entrance and inside of the parking garage, outside of the gateAdditional parking is available along Old Hildebrand Avenue behind the complex. Be sure to park on the side of the street touching the complex to avoid tickets.

Accessibility Accommodations

For further assistance, please call the Trinity University Police Department at 210-999-7070.

Accessibility Information - Campus Map
Check out the accessibility section on Trinity's campus map for information about accessible parking and entrances. Use the wayfinding feature to see accessible paths across campus.