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President Ricardo Romo


Welcome to The University of Texas at San Antonio, one of the fastest growing public universities in Texas and a proud member of the University of Texas System.

At UTSA, we believe the best way to prepare a student for the future is by offering an excellent education and valuable opportunities through our focused areas of research, academic excellence and international outreach.

Our programs centered on research, knowledge development, building leadership skills and participation in community service activities help students become successful in their chosen careers in addition to providing them with an exciting and enriching college experience.

Almost 29,000 students are preparing for their future in one of the university's nine colleges and the Graduate School. In all, more than 150 undergraduate and graduate degree programs are available.

UTSA consists of three campuses. The Main Campus is on 725 acres at the foot of the Texas Hill Country. The Downtown Campus is near the heart of the San Antonio business district. The Institute of Texan Cultures at the Hemisfair Campus and near San Antonio's famed River Walk, is a unique state museum and educational center featuring the cultural histories and traditions of Texas.


A Message from UTSA President Ricardo Romo, April 2016

UTSA honored by federal government for monarch butterfly protection efforts
Six acres of land on the UTSA Main Campus dedicated to monarch research and preservation

Commencement Spotlight: Thilo Janssen starts a new career
After reaching mandatory retirement, veteran pursues engineering degrees at UTSA

Commencement Spotlight: Syahrir Idris goes from East Asia to UTSA
Indonesian native follows his dream and returns to UTSA to earn a Ph.D.

Commencement Spotlight: Ricardo Rosales finds academic & career opportunities at UTSA
Rosales credits UTSA for guiding him from music to Wall Street

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State of the University Address 2015

Giving Magazine Winter 2016

Giving Magazine

Reaching a beyond-target $180 million, UTSA closes its first capital campaign — and moves closer to Tier One. Find out more.

UTSA Art Collection

UTSA Art Collection

The UTSA Art Collection contains paintings, sculptures, works on paper and mixed media by many talented South Texas artists, some of whom are graduates of UTSA. Find out more.