In addition to the scholarship funding, ACE Scholars are given unique, individualized attention in the form of mentorship, academic coaching, workshops, social events, and a community of their peers to thrive with. 

Yes, all students who have been accepted into the program receive a $2500.00 scholarship, disbursed over four semesters during their first two years at UTSA.

Yes, all students wishing to be considered for the program need to have at least a 2.5 high school GPA {on a 4.0 point scale}.

No, the ACE program is designed for all students who are currently a high school senior and who are enrolling into UTSA for the first time.

No, ACE Scholars are able to take classes at whichever UTSA campus they choose. 

All ACE Scholars are required to maintain at least full-time (12 hours) enrollment during the Fall and Spring terms of their first two-years at UTSA. 

All ACE Scholars receive help via mentoring sessions, workshops, academic coaching, and free enrollment in a college success seminar designed to enhance study skills and promote success at UTSA.

Please apply using UTSA's Scholarship Hub, linked on our "Application" page.

For more information about the program, please feel free to contact our front desk at 210-458-2838.