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.

 Pricing Guide

Find Out More

 cityvista@trinity.edu

 210-999-8800

 City Vista Main Office, open Monday–Friday from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.


City Vista Policies

  Alcohol Policy

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.

Amenities


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


Location
  • Building Closed to Campus Visitors

    Due to the coronavirus pandemic, Trinity University buildings and facilities are currently closed to the public. Buildings are locked 24/7; TigerCards will allow access to the following building during the times:

    Monday-Sunday
    Building residents only (no visitors)

Directions To Trinity University

  • Proceed to Interstate 281 South.
  • Travel south on Hwy 281 for approximately 4 miles.
  • Exit at Hildebrand Avenue and turn right at the light off the highway.
  • Turn left at the first stoplight onto Devine Road/Stadium Drive. (If you reach Shook Avenue, you have gone too far.)
  • Veer right at the yield sign at the bottom of the hill.
  • Turn right onto the 1st road into campus.
  • Travel north on Interstate 281 North/37 North.
  • Exit at Hildebrand Avenue and turn left at the light off the highway.
  • Turn left at the first stoplight, not including those at the highway intersection, onto Devine Road/Stadium Drive. (If you reach Shook Avenue, you have gone too far.)
  • Veer right at the yield sign at the bottom of the hill.
  • Turn right onto the 1st road into campus.
  • Travel north on Interstate 281 North/37 North.
  • Exit at Hildebrand Avenue and turn left at the light off the highway.
  • Turn left at the first stoplight, not including those at the highway intersection, onto Devine Road/Stadium Drive. (If you reach Shook Avenue, you have gone too far.)
  • Veer right at the yield sign at the bottom of the hill.
  • Turn right onto the 1st road into campus.
  • Travel west on Interstate 10 and exit Interstate 281 North/37 North.
  • On Hwy 281 North, exit at Hildebrand Avenue and turn left at the light off the highway.
  • Turn left at the first stoplight onto Devine Road/Stadium Drive. (If you reach Shook Avenue, you have gone too far.)
  • Veer right at the yield sign at the bottom of the hill.
  • Turn right onto the 1st road into campus.
  • Travel east on Interstate 10.
  • Exit at Hildebrand Avenue (Exit 566B).
  • Turn left on Hildebrand and travel approximately two miles.
  • At the intersection of Hildebrand and Devine Road/Stadium Drive, Trinity will be located on your right. (If you reach Hwy 281, you have gone too far.)
  • Turn right onto Stadium Drive.
  • Veer right at the yield sign at the bottom of the hill.
  • Turn right onto the 1st road into campus.
Parking

Residents
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.

Visitors
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

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

Downloadable Maps
Accessibility Route Map (PDF)