Driver Training Policies
UT System and UTSA policies govern use of state-owned, leased, hired, and non-owned (private) vehicles for University business. Among these policies are UTS 157 (insurance requirements for State-owned and leased vehicles), UTSA HOP 8.9 (operation of state-owned vehicles) and UTSA HOP 5.18 (student travel).
These policies require that authorized drivers participate in driver safety training and have an acceptable driving record.
Authorized drivers are:
- anyone driving state-owned or leased vehicles, or
- anyone driving students in state-owned, leased, or hired vehicles
Golf Cart Safety
The Texas Department of Insurance has issued a safety bulletin on golf cart safety.
For any travel involving students, refer to the Office of the Vice President for Student Affairs (VPSA).