26,444
Students
Financial aid thermometer
10,013
Avg. Financial Aid
Moderate
Admission Difficulty
79
79%
Acceptance Rate
Suburban setting
Suburban
Setting
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Overview

The University of Texas at San Antonio is a University institution located in San Antonio, TX, in a suburban setting.

Location & Contact

Address One UTSA Circle
San Antonio, TX  78249
United States
Contact Mrs. Beverly Woodson Day
Director of Admissions
Email: prospects@utsa.edu
Phone: 210-458-4536
Fax: 210-458-2001

Majors & Degrees

Architecture And Related Services Associate Bachelors
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Area, Ethnic, Cultural, And Gender Studies Associate Bachelors
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Biological And Biomedical Sciences Associate Bachelors
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Business, Management, Marketing, And Related Support Services Associate Bachelors
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Human Resources Management Checkmark
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Communication, Journalism And Related Programs Associate Bachelors
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Computer And Information Sciences And Support Services Associate Bachelors
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Construction Trades Associate Bachelors
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Education Associate Bachelors
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Engineering Associate Bachelors
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English Language And Literature/Letters Associate Bachelors
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Foreign Languages, Literatures, And Linguistics Associate Bachelors
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Health Professions And Related Clinical Sciences Associate Bachelors
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History Associate Bachelors
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Legal Professions And Studies Associate Bachelors
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Liberal Arts And Sciences, General Studies And Humanities Associate Bachelors
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Mathematics And Statistics Associate Bachelors
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Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies Associate Bachelors
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Natural Resources And Conservation Associate Bachelors
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Parks, Recreation, Leisure And Fitness Studies Associate Bachelors
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Philosophy And Religious Studies Associate Bachelors
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Physical Sciences Associate Bachelors
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Psychology Associate Bachelors
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Public Administration And Social Service Professions Associate Bachelors
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Security And Protective Services Associate Bachelors
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Social Sciences Associate Bachelors
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Visual And Performing Arts Associate Bachelors
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Admissions

Acceptance Rate

15,973
Applied
12,692
Accepted
26,444
Enrolled
79%
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Female Admissions

8,617
Females Applied
6,989
Females Accepted
81%
Acceptance Rate
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Male Admissions

7,356
Males Applied
5,703
Males Accepted
78%
Acceptance Rate

Applying

60
Application Fee
Admission Requirements
Required Transcript of high school record
Required for some programs Other requirements may exist (see below)
Recommended Essay
One recommendation
Other requirements: Transfer applicants with less than 30 hours must meet freshman requirements and have a 2.25 GPA on a 4.0 scale and submit all college transcripts; transfer applicants with 30 or more completed hours must have a 2.25 GPA on a 4.0 scale and submit all college transcripts

Application Deadlines

Type Application Closing Notification Date Rolling Admissions
Fall freshmen June 1st Not reported
Other early decision plan Not reported Not reported
Transfer June 1st Not reported Yes

Test Scores Accepted

Test Avg. Score Accepted 25th PercentileInfo icon 75th PercentileInfo icon
SAT Critical Reading 520 610
SAT Math 510 600
ACT Composite 22 20 25

Tuition & Fees

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Tuition

6,635
In-state
20,634
Out-of-state
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Fees

2,745
Full-time student fees
7,190
Room & board
4,490
Room only
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Other Payment Considerations

Guaranteed tuition plan offered Yes
Tuition pre-payment plan No
Tuition payment plans offered Yes
Tuition deferred payment Yes
Student groups that qualify for full or partial waiver of tuition Employees

Financial Aid

10,013
Avg. Financial Aid Package
10,722
Avg. Freshman Financial Aid Package
5,001
Avg. International Student Financial Aid Package
4,169
Avg. Loan Aid
3,734
Avg. Grant Aid
7,576
Avg. Scholarship and/or Grant Aid awarded
97% Percentage of students with need who receive financial aid
53%
Avg. Percentage of Financial Need Met
9%
Percentage of Students Who Had Their Need Fully Met

Student Body

26,444
Total undergrad students
2%
International Students
2%
Out-of-state students

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino 55.3%
Black or African American 9.17%
White or Caucasian 23.37%
American Indian or Alaska Native 0.18%
Asian 5.61%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 0.2%
Two or more races 3.42%
Other 0.71%

Gender

Male (50.19%)
Female (49.81%)

Campus Life

Housing

Type
College-owned housing Yes
Housing requirements None
Housing options Co-ed housing
Freshman car parking
% of undergrad students who live in college housing 12%

Student Activities

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Campus events:
Best Fest, Fiesta UTSA and Party on the Paseo

Student Services

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Student Organizations

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Local fraternities
Local sororities
Most popular organizations:
Student Government, VOICES, Chi Alpha Christian Fellowship, Hispanic Student Association and Panhellenic Council

Campus Security & Safety

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Other Campus Security & Safety:
close to 1000 security cameras, Reverse 911 emergency telephone notification system, warning speaker arrays

Athletics

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Men's Sports

Sport Intramural Intercollegiate Scholarship
Badminton Checkmark Checkmark No
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Fencing No Checkmark No
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Ice Hockey No Checkmark No
Lacrosse No Checkmark No
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Rock Climbing No Checkmark No
Rugby No Checkmark No
Soccer Checkmark Checkmark No
Softball Checkmark No No
Swimming And Diving No Checkmark No
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Ultimate Frisbee Checkmark Checkmark No
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Weight Lifting No Checkmark No
Wrestling No Checkmark No
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Women's Sports

Sport Intramural Intercollegiate Scholarship
Badminton Checkmark Checkmark No
Baseball No No No
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Fencing No Checkmark No
Football No No No
Golf Checkmark Division 1 Checkmark
Ice Hockey No No No
Lacrosse No Checkmark No
Racquetball Checkmark Checkmark No
Rock Climbing No Checkmark No
Rugby No Checkmark No
Soccer Checkmark Division 1 Checkmark
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Swimming And Diving No Checkmark No
Table Tennis Checkmark Checkmark No
Tennis Checkmark Division 1 Checkmark
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Ultimate Frisbee Checkmark Checkmark No
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Weight Lifting No Checkmark No
Wrestling No No No

Faculty

1,276
Total Faculty
25:1
Student-Faculty Ratio
Full-time - 885
Part-time - 391
Male - 749
Female - 527