News & Events



The College of Public Policy will offer awards to outstanding student research papers at the undergraduate, masters, and doctoral levels. Applicants should complete an application and submit it to the College by April 21st! Applications are available online at   Please contact Jana Schwartz with any questions (

UTSA Today:  Dr. Heidi Rueda shares tips for healthy relationships

2017 Events

Mar. 7 - Centers for Disease Control & Prevention (CDC) Table Recruiting | 1:30 p.m. - 3 p.m. | McKinney Humanities Bldg., 2nd Floor (all majors welcome)

Mar. 7 - CDC Information Session | 4:45 p.m. - 6:15 p.m. | Retama Auditorium UC 2.02.02

Mar. 27 | Demography Lecture Series with Dr. Barbara Bird | MNT 3.240

2017 Announcements

Hispanic Association of Colleges and Universities (HACU) has opened up applications for academic scholarships. Apply at

Congressman Joaquin Castro is seeking interns for his district office!

Magdalena Ministries, Inc. is hiring for Program Administrator.
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Fall 2016 Downtown Campus Updates (click to download PDF)

Check out College of Public Policy's new video!

10/25/2016 - Dept. of SW Communities Class wins COSA Grant!

Candace Christensen and the graduate students in her SW Advanced Communities Course were awarded $900 from the City of San Antonio Challenge Grant! Their program will address safety issues raised in a community needs assessment of the Westside of San Antonio. The Festival to be held in conjunction with the Madonna Neighborhood Place will provide safety education and awareness through collaborative presentations from law enforcement and other community organizations.

Eric Alva Receives the Chuck Jordan Award

Announcements / Stories

We have an exciting opportunity for one of our current students, and it could be you! The Gunn Family Endowment has made available a one-year scholarship in the amount of $2,000 for students currently enrolled in the UTSA Social Work Program. Fill out this form  to apply.


Jennifer Vasquez - 2014 Field Instructor of the Year!