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Mar 28, 2024

UTSA earns STARS Gold rating for sustainability achievements

The Association for the Advancement of Sustainability in Higher Education has awarded UTSA with a Gold rating on its Sustainability Tracking, Assessment and Rating System (STARS). Read more  
Mar 14, 2024

Real Estate & Property Management Hosts Secure Document Shredding Day

Real Estate and Property Management will provide sensitive document shredding services from 8:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. on Wednesday, March 27. This service is open to all UTSA faculty, staff and students who wish to have sensitive work or school-related documents securely disposed of. Read more  
Feb 27, 2024

TxDOT Notice: Long-term Closures

As part of the Loop 1604 North Expansion Project, closures are expected to last from 9 p.m. Wednesday, Feb. 28 until Summer 2024. Read more  
Feb 5, 2024

Ongoing 1604 and I-10 TxDOT Construction

As TxDOT’s ongoing Loop 1604 North Expansion Project progresses, you may continue to see closures over the coming months around Hwy 1604 and I-10 that could impact traffic on or around UTSA’s main campus. Read more  
Jan 8, 2024

Brenan Ave Closure

A section of Brenan Ave will be closed to vehicle traffic from the southern edge of Resident Lot 1 to just before the entrance to the parking lot for Health Services. Read more  
Nov 8, 2023

TxDOT’s $11.7M grant to improve walkability and bikeability on UTSA campus

UTSA has been awarded an $11.7 million grant through the Texas Department of Transportation’s (TxDOT) Transportation Alternatives (TA) program to improve bicycle and pedestrian paths on its Main Campus. Read more  
Nov 3, 2023

O. Henry residence to relocate to UTSA Downtown Campus

This weekend, the O. Henry House will be relocated to a new location at 702 Dolorosa St., where permanent foundations will be built for the structure. Read more  
Oct 27, 2023

UTSA updates community on ITC visioning scenarios with release of evaluative report

The University of Texas at San Antonio (UTSA) today shared with the community an evaluative report on scenarios for the future of The Institute of Texan Cultures.. Read more  
Oct 23, 2023

Blanco Hall groundbreaking underscores UTSA’s growth, commitment to student success

UTSA celebrated the groundbreaking for Blanco Hall, a residential community that will house nearly 600 first-year students and sophomores on the Main Campus. Read more  
Oct 19, 2023

San Pedro II groundbreaking highlights connections to San Antonio’s technology workforce

UTSA celebrated the groundbreaking of San Pedro II, also called the Innovation, Entrepreneurship, and Careers building, Wednesday evening with an interactive event at the San Pedro Creek Culture Park. The event honored innovators and entrepreneurs, while marking the building as a new connection between UTSA and San Antonio’s tech industry during San Antonio Startup Week. Read more  
Aug 24, 2023

San Pedro II design continues focus on sustainable future for downtown San Antonio

The University of Texas System Board of Regents recently approved an update to the funding for the San Pedro II development project, previously approved in November 2022. Read more  
Aug 21, 2023

San Pedro I awarded prestigious LEED green building certification

San Pedro I, home of the UTSA School of Data Science and the National Security Collaboration Center, has been awarded a prestigious Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED) Gold certification. Read more  
Aug 17, 2023

Turnaround lane to close near Main Campus

As part of the Loop 1604 North Expansion Project, the Loop 1604 westbound to eastbound turnaround lane located at La Cantera Pkwy and John Peace Blvd will be subject to a long-term, complete closure beginning on Tuesday, August 22. Read more  
Aug 7, 2023

UTSA announces Blanco Hall, a new living-learning community for undergraduates

UTSA announced plans today for Blanco Hall, a new residence hall that will expand the university’s housing options for first-year students and sophomores. Read more  
Jul 7, 2023

New exit and entrance ramps open near Main Campus

As part of the Loop 1604 North Expansion Project, the westbound exit and entrance ramps prior to La Cantera Parkway will be permanently closed. Read more  
Jun 23, 2023

New exit and entrance ramps open near Main Campus

As part of the Loop 1604 North Expansion Project, the Loop 1604 eastbound exit ramp to Vance Jackson Road permanently closes on Friday, June 23 at 9 p.m. Read more  
May 1, 2023

UTSA receives grant to develop habitat conservation plan for endangered species

UTSA has been awarded a Texas Parks and Wildlife Department (TPWD) grant funded by the United States Fish and Wildlife Service (USFWS) to develop a habitat conservation plan. Read more  
Feb 20, 2023

Apply for a Sustainability Grant

The Office of Sustainability offers funding for sustainable programs, projects and initiatives, and invites you to apply for a SUSTAIN grant. Read more  
Feb 8, 2023

Josh Gerken Selected to the 2023 San Antonio Business Journal 40 Under 40

The San Antonio Business Journal has named Josh Gerken as one of this year’s 40 Under 40 honorees. Gerken joins an elite class of leaders in San Antonio, representing the area’s best and brightest. Read more  
Jan 18, 2023

John Peace Library renovations provide improved spaces for collaboration, studying

The University of Texas at San Antonio (UTSA) has completed the first phase of the Heart of the Campus renovations project to the third floor of the John Peace Library, providing improved learning and collaborative areas. With more natural light, new furniture and additional places to study, the JPL will continue to be a welcoming space for all. Read more  
Sep 23, 2022

Free Bikeshare Program Now Available on Campus

In an effort to provide solutions that will result in ozone reduction and a healthier campus, UTSA Sustainability is launching BeakCycle, a free bikeshare program that provides the Roadrunner community additional commuting options on Main Campus. Read more  
Sep 20, 2022

Project Update: Kyle Seale Parkway Improvements

Road closures for improvements at Kyle Seale Parkway at the Park West Campus will remain in place until April 1, 2023. Read more  
Feb 28, 2022

New Semester Bike Rental Program a Win for Students, Sustainability

The Office of Sustainability and Campus Recreation’s Outdoor Pursuits program partnered to launch semester-long bicycle rentals for student applicants most in need of an independent means of transportation on and around campus. Read more  
Feb 18, 2022

Apply for a Sustainability Grant

The Office of Sustainability offers funding for sustainable programs, projects and initiatives, and invites you to apply for a SUSTAIN grant. Read more  

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