(Nov. 7, 2017) -- The University of Texas at San Antonio (UTSA) has once again been named on a list of the top universities in the world. U.S. News & World Report has ranked UTSA’s academic and research programs No. 75 among U.S. public academic institutions and No. 448 overall in its 2018 Best Global Universities rankings.
Additionally, UTSA’s clinical medicine program was ranked No. 222, its chemistry program was ranked No. 223 and its engineering program was ranked No. 367.
U.S. News & World Report assessed the top 1,250 institutions across more than 60 countries and calculated the rankings based on 13 indicators measuring academic and research performance as well as global and regional reputation. They included:
UTSA scored particularly strong in normalized citation impact (No. 111), regional research reputation (No. 148) and international collaboration (No. 174).
Thirteen Texas academic institutions were recognized in the Best Global Universities Ranking. They include:
32 (tie): UT-Austin
81 (tie): Rice University
118: Texas A&M, College Station
234 (tie): UT-Dallas
341 (tie): Baylor University
382 (tie): University of Houston
448 (tie): UTSA
462 (tie): UT-Arlington
466 (tie): Southern Methodist University
487 (tie): Texas Tech University
627 (tie): University of North Texas
907 (tie): UTEP
1,233 (tie): Texas State University
Earlier this year, Times Higher Education ranked UTSA among the nation’s top four universities under 50 years old.
Learn more about U.S. News & World Report 2018 Best Global Universities.
MuTe Fest is a celebration of original music and technology. Three days of concerts, sessions, and informative lectures will offer a unique experience of musical works created by fellow UTSA students and the chance to gain valuable knowledge about music technology.Art Building, Music Tech Lab (Arts 3.01.30B), Main Campus
UTSA Libraries hosts Assistant Professor Ian Caine for his lecture, Architectural Postcards from Space, as part of the popular Pizza + Research series. Pizza will be served while supplies last.Buena Vista Street Building (BVB 2.304), Downtown Campus
The conference will showcase the works of authors, illustrators, and scholars which embody Latino culture and art as a means to promote literacy and reading in Latino children.Durango Building, first floor, Downtown Campus
The theme of this year’s symposium is Black & Brown Futures. The free event will give UTSA students and the community the opportunity to meet and hear national scholars talk about current research and academic trends relevant to the lives of African Americans in the United States.Student Union, Denman Room (SU 2.01.28), Main Campus
Registration is open now for this family-friendly and dog-friendly run that supports the UTSA Alumni Association scholarship fund.Convocation Center, Main Campus
Join the Department of Interdisciplinary Learning and Teaching for the 14th Annual UTSA Storytelling Festival featuring Nancy Simpson, storyteller and keynote speaker. The event is free and open to the public.Main Building, Ground Floor Lobby, Main Campus
Students are invited to a semi-formal, dinner banquet with an awards presentation and dancing. Keynote speaker will be San Antonio City Councilman William Cruz Shaw. Tickets must be purchased by Feb 19 at Roadrunner Express. UTSA students are $15 and guests are $20.H-E-B Student Union Ballroom (HSU 1.104/1.106), Main Campus
Dr. Don Jenkins from UT Health SA will lead this event UTSA with up to 30 certified STB trainers, and train up to 300 UTSA students and personnel in stop the bleed methods.H-E-B Student Union Ballroom (HSU 1.106), Main Campus