The mission of the UTSA
The University of Texas at San Antonio is dedicated to advancing knowledge through research and discovery, teaching and learning, community engagement, and public service. As an institution of access and excellence, UTSA embraces multicultural traditions and serves as a center of intellectual and creative resources and a catalyst for socioeconomic development and the commercialization of intellectual property—for Texas, the nation, and the world.
To be a leading public research university, to provide access to excellent education and to prepare citizen leaders for the global environment.
UTSA core values
We foster an environment of dialogue and discovery that encourages integrity, excellence, inclusivity, respect, collaboration and innovation.
UTSA is a proud Hispanic Serving Institution (HSI) as designated by the US Department of Education.
Our commitment to inclusion
The University of Texas at San Antonio, a Hispanic serving institution in a cosmopolitan city that has been a crossroads of peoples and cultures for centuries, values diversity and inclusion in all aspects of university life. As an institution established expressly to advance the education of Mexican Americans and other underserved communities, our university is committed to ending generations of discrimination and injustice. UTSA, a leading public research university, fosters academic excellence through a community of dialogue, discovery, and innovation that honors the uniqueness of each voice.