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This website contains information related to the academic programs offered, a brief description of the research performed, the available instrumentation, and other useful links.


WIIFM (What's in it for me?)

We are committed to your success.
That's why we offer diverse research opportunities to foster your education in one of the fastest-growing research universities in the country. At UTSA you will have access to strong research programs, state-of-the-art resources, and competitive financial support. All of our research programs support collaborations with neighboring institutions and our B.S. program in Chemistry is certified by the American Chemical Society. In addition, UTSA is located in one of the most attractive and diverse cities in the country.


Our department offers numerous opportunities that can be broadly divided into the following areas

June 2014
San Antonio Life Sciences Institute (SALSI) awards $25,000 for stem cell research

July 2013
UTSA Chemists Descend: Past, Present, and Future

October 2011
UTSA Receives $1.5 Million Gift from the Welch Foundation to Fund Endowed Chair in Chemistry
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