UTSA Day at the Capitol was held on Wednesday, February 22, 2023, to celebrate UTSA's bold trajectory as one of Texas's leading Tier One public research universities. Watch the event recap video and view the days event's below!

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Breakfast Tacos & Cybersecurity Showcase

 Legislative Conference Center, Texas State Capitol

See how UTSA is helping to make San Antonio the Cybersecurity Capitol of Texas. Enjoy breakfast tacos from Taco Deli while you peruse a showcase of cutting-edge cybersecurity research, demonstrating Texas’s national leadership in advancing information security. Take in live demonstrations and displays while networking with researchers who are helping to make our state and nation safe from escalating cyber threats.



Presentation of Official Resolutions Recognizing UTSA

 House Chamber
 Senate Chamber

UTSA is a university of the future, located in the city of the future. As one of Texas’s newly designated Tier One research institutions, UTSA serves as an engine of social and economic prosperity for Texas. Join us in the House and Senate galleries to witness these official recognitions, where resolutions will be presented by members of the Bexar County delegations to honor UTSA’s rapid upward trajectory as a model for student success and a great research university. Please note – timing is approximate and subject to the morning’s agenda for each chamber.





UTSA Musical Ensemble Performances

 Capitol Rotunda and Extension Open Air Rotunda

Spend part of your lunch hour enjoying great music by some of UTSA’s outstanding student ensembles. Student performers are products of the university’s School of Music, where generations of aspiring artists develop into world-class musicians, educators, composers, audio engineers and music industry leaders. Groups performing will include a saxophone quartet and percussion ensemble.



Cupcake Social and Research Showcase

 Legislative Conference Center, Texas State Capitol

Get a taste for how Tier One research is impacting the Texas economy. Take a mid-afternoon break and enjoy a sweet treat while you browse our booths highlighting some of the boldest research happening in Texas. Displays and demonstrations by UTSA researchers will tell the stories of the life-changing research happening within the university on topics ranging from curing brain disease to urban planning to sustainability.




UTSA Cocktail Reception

Upstairs at Caroline, 621 Congress Avenue

Drop by for some food, drink and collegiality with elected officials and their staff, government partners, industry leaders, UTSA alumni and all those invested in the university’s BOLD strides and bright future! RSVP is not required but appreciated.