University of Texas-San Antonio campus

Overview

Applicants
15,500
Acceptance Rate
76%

Test Scores

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SAT Reading
25th-75th percentile (enrolled students)
450 - 560
SAT Math
25th-75th percentile (enrolled students)
470 - 570
SAT Writing
25th-75th percentile (enrolled students)
430 - 530
ACT Composite
25th-75th percentile (enrolled students)
20 - 25

Testing Policies


ACT Writing Policy
ACT with Writing recommended

SAT Essay Policy
SAT with Essay component recommended

Deadlines


Regular
June 1

Other Admission Factors

Academic

Rigor of Secondary School Record
Class Rank
Academic GPA
Standardized Test Scores

Selectivity Rating

Faculty and Class Information

Student/Faculty
23:1
Total Faculty
1,328
with Terminal Degree
967

801
Men
527
Women
468
Minority
19
International

Most frequent class size
20 - 29
Most frequent lab / sub section size
10 - 19

Graduation Rates

Graduate in 4 years
13%
Graduate in 5 years
28%
Graduate in 6 years
35%

Majors

  • Architecture and Related Service

  • Architecture
  • City/Urban, Community and Regional Planning
  • Interior Architecture

  • Area, Ethnic, Cultural, and Gender Studies

  • American/United States Studies/Civilization
  • Hispanic-American, Puerto Rican, and Mexican-American/Chicano Studies
  • Women's Studies

  • Biological and Biomedical Sciences

  • Biochemistry
  • Biology/Biological Sciences, General
  • Biomedical Sciences, General
  • Biotechnology
  • Cell/Cellular and Molecular Biology
  • Microbiology and Immunology
  • Neuroscience

  • Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services

  • Accounting
  • Actuarial Science
  • Business Administration and Management, General
  • Business Statistics
  • Business/Commerce, General
  • Business/Managerial Economics
  • Entrepreneurship/Entrepreneurial Studies
  • Finance, General
  • Human Resources Management/Personnel Administration, General
  • International Business/Trade/Commerce
  • Knowledge Management
  • Management Information Systems, General
  • Management Science, General
  • Marketing/Marketing Management, General
  • Operations Management and Supervision
  • Organizational Behavior Studies
  • Real Estate
  • Tourism and Travel Services Management

  • Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs

  • Communication, General

  • Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services

  • Computer and Information Sciences, General
  • Computer and Information Systems Security
  • Computer Science
  • Information Science/Studies

  • Construction Trades

  • Building/Construction Site Management/Manager

  • Education

  • Bilingual and Multilingual Education
  • Counselor Education/School Counseling and Guidance Services
  • Curriculum and Instruction
  • Education, General
  • Educational Leadership and Administration, General
  • Elementary Education and Teaching
  • Higher Education/Higher Education Administration
  • Mathematics Teacher Education
  • Reading Teacher Education
  • Special Education and Teaching, General
  • Teaching English as a Second or Foreign Language/ESL Language Instructor

  • Engineering

  • Biomedical/Medical Engineering
  • Chemical Engineering
  • Civil Engineering, General
  • Computer Engineering, General
  • Electrical, Electronics and Communications Engineering
  • Environmental/Environmental Health Engineering
  • Manufacturing Engineering
  • Materials Engineering
  • Mechanical Engineering

  • English Language and Literature/Letters

  • English Language and Literature, General

  • Foreign languages, literatures, and Linguistics

  • Foreign Languages and Literatures, General
  • Spanish Language and Literature

  • Health Professions and Related Clinical Sciences

  • Dietetics/Dietitian (RD)
  • Health and Wellness, General
  • Mental Health Counseling/Counselor
  • Public Health, General (MPH, DPH)

  • History

  • History, General

  • Legal Professions and Studies

  • Legal Studies, General

  • Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities

  • General Studies
  • Humanities/Humanistic Studies
  • Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities, Other

  • Mathematics and Statistics

  • Applied Mathematics
  • Mathematics, General
  • Statistics, General

  • Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies

  • Biological and Physical Sciences
  • Intercultural/Multicultural and Diversity Studies
  • Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies, Other

  • Natural Resources and Conservation

  • Environmental Science

  • Parks, Recreation, Leisure, and Fitness Studies

  • Kinesiology and Exercise Science

  • Philosophy and Religious Studies

  • Philosophy

  • Physical Sciences

  • Chemistry, General
  • Geological and Earth Sciences/Geosciences, Other
  • Geology/Earth Science, General
  • Physics, General

  • Psychology

  • Educational Psychology
  • Psychology, General
  • School Psychology

  • Public Administration and Social Service Professions

  • Public Administration
  • Social Work

  • Security and Protective Services

  • Criminal Justice/Safety Studies

  • Social Sciences

  • Anthropology
  • Demography and Population Studies
  • Economics, General
  • Geography
  • International Relations and Affairs
  • Political Science and Government, General
  • Social Sciences, Other
  • Sociology

  • Visual and Performing Arts

  • Art History, Criticism and Conservation
  • Art/Art Studies, General
  • Fine/Studio Arts, General
  • Music, General


Degrees

Bachelor's
Doctoral/Research
Master's

Career Services

On-Campus Job Interviews Available
Yes

Career Services

Alumni Network
Alumni Services
Classes
Interest Inventory
Internships
Regional Alumni
Opportunities at School

Coop
Experiential
Internship

Notable Faculty


Prominent Alumni


Roxanne Austin '82
Director of Ericsson, Target and Abbot Labs

Paul Boskind '82
Broadway Producer and President Deer Oaks EAP

Michael Garcia '85
CFO and Senior VP of Omni Hotels

Patrick Mulva '75
Vice President & Controller (Ret), ExxonMobile Corporation

John Engates '94
Chief Technology Officer Rackspace

Gerald Deitchle '75
Chairman BJ's Restaurants Inc.

Michelle Beadle '02
'Co-host of SportsNation on ESPN2

Graduation Rates

Graduate in 4 years
13%
Graduate in 5 years
28%
Graduate in 6 years
35%

Career Services

On-Campus Job Interviews Available
Yes

Career Services

Alumni Network
Alumni Services
Classes
Interest Inventory
Internships
Regional Alumni
Opportunities at School

Coop
Experiential
Internship

ROI & Outcomes


Colleges that Create Futures

Dates

Application Deadlines
Notification Date
Mar 1

Required Forms

FAFSA

Financial Aid Statistics

Average Freshman Total Need-Based Gift Aid
$8,345

Average Undergraduate Total Need-Based Gift Aid
$7,147

Average Need-Based Loan
$4,109

Undergraduates who have borrowed through any loan program
63%

Average amount of loan debt per graduate
$26,763

Financial aid provided to international students
Yes

Expenses per Academic Year

Tuition (In-State)
$6,299
Tuition (Out-of-State)
$19,545
Required Fees
$2,745
Average Cost for Books and Supplies
$1,000

Tuition / Fees Vary by Year of Study
No
Board for Commuters
Transportation for Commuters
$2,160

On-Campus Room and Board
$8,074
Comprehensive Fee

Available Aid

Financial Aid Methodology
Federal

Scholarships and Grants

Need-Based
 

Need-Based College/University Scholarship or Grant Aid from Institutional Funds
Need-Based Federal Pell
Need-Based Private Scholarships
Need-Based SEOG
Need-Based State Scholarships

Non-Need-Based
Institutional non-need-based scholarship or grant aid is available

Federal Direct Student Loan Programs
Direct PLUS Loans
Direct Subsidized Stafford Loans
Direct Unsubsidized Stafford Loans

Federal Family Education Loan Programs (FFEL)
College/university loans from institutional funds
Federal Perkins Loans
State Loans

Is Institutional Employment Available (other than Federal Work Study)
Yes

Direct Lender
No

Overall


Student Body Profile

Total Undergraduate Enrollment
24,423
Foreign Countries Represented
75

Demographics

5.48%
Asian
9.28%
African-American
54.23%
Hispanic
24.28%
Caucasian
2.49%
International

50% female
50% male
2% are out of state
82% are full time
18% are part time

Overview


Campus Life

Undergrads living on campus
17%
Help finding off-campus housing
Yes

First-Year Students living on campus
41%

Campus Environment
Large Urban

Housing Options

Apartment Single
Disabled Student
Dorms Coed
Other
Theme Housing

Special Needs Admissions


College Entrance Tests Required
No

Interview Required
No

Special Need Services Offered


Student Activities

Registered Student Organizations
350
Number of Honor Societies
44

Number of Social Sororities
Number of Religious Organizations
27

3% join a fraternity
5% join a sorority

Sports

Athletic Division
Division I

2% participate in intercollegiate sports

Men's Sports (Roadrunners)
8 Sports

Baseball
Basketball
Cross Country
Football
Golf
Tennis
Track Field Indoor
Track Field Outdoor
Women's Sports (Roadrunners)
8 Sports

Basketball
Golf
Soccer
Softball
Tennis
Track Field Indoor
Track Field Outdoor
Volleyball

Student Services

Day Care
Health
Womens Center
LGBT Support Groups
Minority Support Groups
Army ROTC Offered on-campus
Air Force ROTC Offered on-campus

Sustainability


Campus Security Report

Campus Security Report

The Jeanne Clery Act requires colleges and universities to disclose their security policies, keep a public crime log, publish an annual crime report and provide timely warnings to students and campus employees about a crime posing an immediate or ongoing threat to students and campus employees.

Please visit The Princeton Review’s page on campus safety for additional resources: http://www.princetonreview.com/safety

The Princeton Review publishes links directly to each school's Campus Security Reports where available. Applicants can also access all school-specific campus safety information using the Campus Safety and Security Data Analysis Cutting Tool provided by the Office of Postsecondary Education of the U.S. Department of Education: http://ope.ed.gov/security


Other Information

Campus-wide Internet Network
Yes

Email and Web Access Available
Yes

% of Classrooms with Wireless Internet
100

Number of Computer Labs / Classrooms
165

Average Number of PC's per Lab
150

Network Access in Dorm Rooms
Yes

Network Access in Dorm Lounges
No

Fee for Network Use
Yes

Student Web Pages Permitted
No

Student Web Pages Provided
No

Partnerships with Technology Companies
No

Online Class Registration Available
Yes

Personal computer included in tuition for each student
No

Require Undergraduates to Own Computers
No

Discounts Available with Hardware Vendors
No

Webcasting, Digital Audio or Video-Streaming of Courses
Yes

Webcasting, Digital Audio or Video-Streaming of Campus Radio / TV Stations
Yes

Campus Visits Contact

Contact
Evelyn B. Martinez
Associate Director of Admissions

Address
Main Campus
One UTSA Circle
San Antonio, TX 78249-1644

Phone
210-458-5145

Email
welcome.center@utsa.edu

Experience College Life

Most Popular Places On Campus
Sombrilla
University Center
Library
Campus Rec
The Paseo

Most Popular Places Off Campus
Whataburger
The Rim
Palladium
La Cantera
Six Flags Fiesta Texas
http://www.visitsanantonio.com/visitors/plan/visitor-information-center/index.aspx

Campus Tours

Campus Visiting Center
Monday-Friday
8:00am-5:00pm
210-458-5145

Campus Tours
Appointment Required: Yes
Dates: Year-round
Times: Main Campus 10am & 2pm; Downtown Campus 10am only
Average Length: 1 hour

On Campus Interview

Campus Interviews
Yes

Information Sessions
Available

Times
Prior to campus tours at 10AM and 2PM Mon-Fri

Faculty and Coach Visits

Dates/Times Available
N/A

Arrangements
Contact Athletic Department

Advance Notice
2 weeks

Contact Email Address for Visit
www.goutsa.com

Class Visits

Dates/Times Available
Varies

Arrangements
Contact Visiting Center

Overnight Dorm Stays

Overnight Dorm Stays
Not Available

Transportation

Types of Transportation Available to Campus
Taxis, shuttle buses, rental vehicle, and city buses (VIA); Closest airport- San Antonio International Airport

Driving Instructions to Campus
To get specific directions from where you are, please visit http://maps.yahoo.com or http://maps.google.com.