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university of texas San antonio 

The premier public university

of San Antonio

28,275

undergraduate students

74%

students return for sophomore year

$10,815

average financial aid package

40%

over

students receiving Pell Grant

56%

financial need met

25:1

student-faculty ratio

77%

acceptance rate

Applying

  • Priority Admissions Deadline for Fall: January 15th

  • Automatic Admission: top 25% of graduating class; second 25% of graduating class with 1170 SAT or 24 ACT

  • Students submit their UTSA application on Apply Texas.

  • Students send their standardized test scores (school codes: ACT 4239 and SAT 6919).

  • Students send their high school transcript and college transcript (if applicable).

Essays

  • UTSA lists Apply Texas Essay A as optional. It is highly recommended that students outside of automatic admission submit the essay.

  • University scholarships may require an additional short answer response, essay, or letter of recommendation.

Review CSLAP's essay advice and resources here.

Scholarships

Connect With A Mentor From UTSA

Our mentors know the unique challenges RGV students face while applying to and attending college. Let our mentors help through email, phone, or Zoom.