Known as the "Live Music Capital of the World," Austin is consistently ranked on almost every national "best places" list.

2011 Best cities for families by Parenting Magazine

Fifteen best cities for young adults by Forbes

No. 10 for America’s Fittest Cities by American College of Sports Medicine

No. 11 overall for economic and job growth

And Austin is a major center for learning, home to numerous universities, colleges, and graduate schools including The University of Texas and our sister seminary, Austin Presbyterian Theological Seminary. Austin, like Seminary of the Southwest, is vibrant, alive and welcoming!