Before you Apply

UTSA is an emerging research university and one of the fastest-growing public universities in Texas. Our top-tier university currently offers over 100 graduate programs across our 7 colleges: College of Architecture, Construction and Planning, College of Business, College of Education and Human Development, College of Engineering, College of Liberal and Fine Arts, College of Public Policy, and College of Sciences.

Excellence, innovation, and diversity are abundant at our University. A prime example of this is UTSA’s recent ranking as one of the best young universities in the nation by Times Higher Education. UTSA has also been recognized as a Global Leader and highly ranked the best University for Veterans by Military Times and “Best of the Best” U.S. universities for Hispanics, African-Americans and Females by the Hispanic Network Magazine.

VIP Admissions Program for Current UTSA Students and Alumni

The VIP Graduate Admissions Program was established to retain UTSA’s BEST and BRIGHTEST Roadrunners who are interested in pursuing a graduate education. Both domestic and international UTSA students who have...

Graduate School Application Payment

All students are required to pay a non-refundable (non-transferable) online application fee. With the exception of McNair Scholars, The Graduate School does not have any fee waivers. McNair scholars should...

UTSA Overview

Founded in 1969, UTSA is one of the leading Hispanic Serving Institutions in the State of Texas. Our emerging tier-one University serves a diverse population of nearly 29,000 students at the graduate and...

Doctoral Application Deadlines

Doctoral applicants for admission may apply for admission as early as nine months before the beginning of the semester in which they wish to begin doctoral study. Because of the time needed to prepare...

Master’s Degree Application Deadlines

Applicants for admission as master’s degree-seeking, special, or non-degree-seeking students may apply for admission through the UTSA Online Graduate Application. The majority of graduate programs...

Program Term Offering

Program or Area of Study Fall Spring Summer Accounting (Ph.D.) Yes Not Available Not Available...

Admission Requirements Checklist

Your application must be complete with all admission requirements satisfied to be considered for admission.  All applicants must submit the following materials, as indicated, for their application to be...

Financial Aid for Graduate Students

Financial Support Acceptance PolicyUTSA Graduate School is in support of the Council of Graduate Schools "April 15 Resolution."  The resolution states that students are under no obligation t respond to...

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