Office of the President

All 2017 Updates

October 5, 2017

The new president - the way forward

Sombrilla Magazine
Marking the beginning of a new era at UTSA, Taylor Eighmy shares his vision for the university as he takes the mantle as its newest president. Read more  
October 3, 2017

A Vision for UTSA

In an email to the campus community, President Eighmy outlines his vision for UTSA as San Antonio's university of the future. Read more  
September 27, 2017

Tacos With Taylor

President Eighmy would like to get to know more UTSA faculty and staff by inviting them to casual meet and greets that are scheduled throughout the fall semester. Read more  
September 27, 2017

The new president - behind the scenes

Sombrilla Magazine
The Sombrilla Magazine invites readers to gets to know President Eighmy through a pop quiz style interview. Read more  
September 26, 2017

Pizza With The Prez

President Eighmy would like to get to know more UTSA students by inviting them to casual meet and greets that are scheduled throughout the fall semester. Read more  
September 22, 2017

Dreamers Resource Center

President Eighmy announces the launch of the Dreamers Resource Center website, designed to assist students with immigration issues in light of the recent announcement to end the DACA program. Read more  
September 21, 2017

Steve Spriester interview with President Taylor Eighmy

KSAT 12 News anchor Steve Spriester sits down with new UTSA President Dr. Taylor Eighmy to find out what plans he has for the university. Read more  
September 15, 2017

Cradle to career

The concept of learning for life is close to my heart. I owe a debt of gratitude to Nancy Zimpher, former chancellor of the SUNY System, for influencing my thinking on this topic. Read more  
September 5, 2017

A safe haven for learning - thoughts on DACA

Today’s announcement regarding ending the DACA program has grave implications for our country’s undocumented immigrant students. As a lifelong educator I feel a moral obligation to add my own voice to those defending the Dreamers. Read more  
August 31, 2017

New president wants UTSA to be "San Antonio's university"

In an interview with Steve Spriester of KSAT 12 News, President Eighmy shares his excitement to begin serving as the 6th President of UTSA. Dr. Eighmy also discusses his ambitious goals and vision for the future of the university. Read more  
August 28, 2017

Hurricane Harvey updates

In an important message to the UTSA community, President Eighmy shares information for those impacted by Hurricane Harvey, and for everyone who would like to help. Read more  
August 22, 2017

UTSA welcomes Dr. Taylor Eighmy

The Paisano
In an interview with The Paisano, Dr. Eighmy emphasized his dedication and great passion for the future success of every student at UTSA. Read more  
August 21, 2017

Beginning our academic journey

Selections from President Eighmy’s remarks to the Class of 2021 at Convocation, UTSA’s official ceremony to launch the new academic year. Read more  
August 21, 2017

The excitement of the new academic year

President Eighmy welcomes the UTSA community to the new academic year and offers some thoughts on areas of focus for bringing the institution forward. Read more  
August 15, 2017

New leadership will help move UTSA to the next level

San Antonio Express-News
From the San Antonio Express-News on August 15, 2017. The San Antonio Express-News Editorial Board welcomes Dr. Taylor Eighmy as he moves forward with his ambitious plans for the University of Texas at San Antonio, where he will begin serving as UTSA’s sixth president on Sept. 1, 2017. Read more  
July 25, 2017

A truly special honor and privilege

In an email to faculty and staff, President Eighmy acknowledges his appointment as the 6th president of The University of Texas at San Antonio and the bright future he sees for the institution. Read more