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UTSA Roadrunner Body

Located within UTSA's Alvarez Hall, this community will provide a vast array of opportunities for students living on the floor to develop as leaders through service. Throughout the academic year the students will be participating in a variety of activities and events that will help students make essential connections between leadership and service.

How to Request to Live on the Leadership and Service Floor

  • Contact UTSA Housing and Residence Life about on-campus housing
  • Complete on-campus housing documents and check that you are interested in living on the Leadership & Service Floor
  • If there is availability on the floor, UTSA Housing and Residence Life will assign you to a room on the floor

For any questions regarding your housing assignment, move-in, UTSA on-campus housing policies please contact UTSA Housing & Residence Life at:
(210) 458-6200

Community Values

Honest and open communication Self-Examination
Support Commitment to hang in there
Inclusion Energy
Conflict Willingness to learn from each other

Floor Learning Goals

  • Gain new knowledge about essential connections between leadership and service
  • Develop your own identity and philosophy as a leader
  • Actively participate in creating community among your fellow residents on the floor
  • Embrace various opportunities offered by the broader UTSA campus community
  • Remain focused on academic success and become an outstanding UTSA graduate

Community Member Commitments

  • Attend the required Orientation Meeting with the entire Leadership & Service Floor Community
    • The date, time, and location will be sent through email once you have been placed on the floor
  • Actively participate in a minimum of 4 community opportunities each semester which include:
    • 2 of the opportunities must be leadership focused and can include:
      • Student Leadership Center programs and events, UTSA campus community events and programs, Floor programs and events
    • 2 of the opportunities must be service focused and can include:
      • Volunteer Services department projects, programs, and events, UTSA campus wide community
  • Residents will be provided a monthly calendar of events to choose from

Community Events and Programs

  • The Active Citizen workshop
  • Demo Kitchen events in partnership with the UTSA Rec Center
  • True Colors workshop
  • Financial Aid and Academic Advising workshops
  • Various Leadership Development programs and events
  • Blanket Making Party Service Project
  • Extreme Makeover UTSA Edition
  • Outdoor Adventure Day
  • And much much more!

Contact Information

If you have any questions regarding your on-campus housing, move-in, your room assignments, roommate questions, or other related questions please contact UTSA Housing & Residence Life at (210) 458-6200 or If you have questions regarding the UTSA Leadership & Service Floor Community programs and events please contact us at: or (210) 458-7967. If you have questions about volunteerism at UTSA or in the local community, contact Volunteer Services at (210) 458-7291 or