(Nov. 1, 2013) -- The UTSA Office of Undergraduate Admissions recently hosted its annual UTSA Day. More than 1,100 guests including prospective students and their families came from across Texas to visit UTSA, making it one of the most successful events to date.
"UTSA Day is our largest recruitment for the university and is instrumental in showcasing all our university has to offer for prospective students" said Marc Morales, assistant director of admissions. "The Welcome Center and Office of Admissions would like to thank all of our campus partners for helping make the day such a huge success."
UTSA Day is an opportunity for students interested in learning more about UTSA to experience campus life and see what it's like to be a Roadrunner. Prospective students and their families began the day with a performance by the Spirit of San Antonio Marching Band and an official welcome by UTSA Athletic Director Lynn Hickey.
That afternoon, students toured the Main Campus, attended an information fair, participated in information sessions on the nine UTSA colleges, learned about financial aid and scholarships, visited campus housing and learned about other student services.
The UTSA CACP welcomes renowned architect Cesar Pelli, FAIA, RIBA, JIA as part of the CACP’s 2016-17 Speaker Series. Pelli is founder and Senior Principal of the New Haven, Conn. firm Pelli Clarke Pelli Architects.
Buena Vista Theater (BVB 1.326), Downtown Campus
Join the combined UTSA Bands as they perform a program of holiday and seasonal-themed music! This program is appropriate for all ages and includes medleys and arrangements of well-known favorites. Tickets are $10; no free admission.
Arts Building, Recital Hall (ARTS 2.03.02), Main Campus
State Rep. Diego Bernal presents a Q&A panel discussion with MALDEF, RAICES and DMCA Immigration Law Firm about DACA and the current state of affairs for Dreamers. Opening remarks by Congressman Joaquin Castro and Congressman Lloyd Doggett.
Buena Vista Building, Aula Canaria Auditorium (BVB 1.328), Downtown Campus
Graduates from the College of Architecture, Construction and Planning, College of Business, College of Education and Human Development and the College of Public Policy will participate in the first commencement ceremony. President Romo will deliver the keynote address.
Graduates from the College of Engineering, College of Liberal and Fine Arts, College of Sciences and University College will participate in the second commencement ceremony. President Romo will deliver the keynote address.
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