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Join the Student Leadership Center and explore the ongoing legacy of the Civil Rights Movement.



What is the CR&SJ Trip?

The program allows for UTSA students to become immersed in the history of the Civil Rights Movement. Students will visit historical markers such as the 9th Ward, the Civil Rights Institute, 16th Street Baptist Church, Kelly Ingram Park and the National Civil Rights Museum. The trip concludes with students participating in the MLK March back in San Antonio, TX.

Who can Apply?

Undergraduate and graduate students who meet the following criteria should apply:

  • Enrolled full-time fall 2016-spring 2017 as an undergraduate sophomore, junior, senior, or graduate student
  • Have a UTSA cumulative GPA of 2.50 or higher
  • Be in good academic, financial, and disciplinary standing with the University
  • Be able to attend ALL required Pre and Post-trip meetings detailed below
  • If accepted, pay $150 deposit (may be paid at once or in up to three payments)
  • Submit the application by the deadline of 11:45 pm on September 25, 2016

Application closed until 2018

How Do I Attend Again?

So you went on the Civil Rights and Social Just Trip before and want to go again? Perfect!

This trip will include student facilitators. Undergraduate students who have participated in previous trips and are currently enrolled as fulltime are encouraged to apply as student facilitators.

Click Here To Apply To Be A Facilitator