Programs and Services
Access College and Excel
Durango Building, DB 2.114
The Access College and Excel (ACE) program is a special scholarship and retention program aimed at helping incoming freshman, who have graduated from specific high schools effectively transfer from high school to a four-year university with the goal of obtaining a bachelor's degree.
Virtual Office: https://utsa.zoom.us/j/93052457744 (M-F 8 am - 5 pm)
Bold Scholars Program
The Bold Scholars Program is a 4-year program that will provide support, resources, and community to help students in this program engage early in the university experience, build their network, and participate in career-focused experiential learning across their four-year course of study at UTSA. The program is designed to foster their ultimate success both in the classroom and in their career.
First-Gen and Transfer Student Programs
First-Year Experience (Peer Mentoring)
Fostering Futures Program
Graduation Help Desk
Housing and Residence Life
LEAD Summer Academy
Suite 100, One UTSA Circle, SA, TX 78249
SOAR Student Success Program
One UTSA Circle, SA, TX 78249
Student Success Coaching
Student Success Coaches and Academic Peer Coaches provide guidance with developing the skills and strategies needed for academic success and personal growth through individual coaching sessions tailored to meet the specific learning needs of each student.
Supplemental Instruction (SI)
Supplemental Instruction (“SI”) provides weekly study sessions for highly-enrolled, difficult courses, facilitated by students who have received an A or the B in the class previously and attend the class alongside currently enrolled students.
Transfer and Transition Student Success Services
TRIO Student Support Services
Student Support Services (SSS) is a TRiO program that provides opportunities for academic development, assists students with basic college requirements and motivates students to successfully complete their postsecondary education. The goal of SSS is to increase the college retention and graduation rates of its participants.
Tutoring Services provides academic support to students enrolled in supported STEM courses through several programs, including drop-in, appointment, group and online tutoring.
Video: The Tomás Rivera Center for Academic Excellence at UTSA