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Whether you know what you want to do, or you don’t know, at UTSA, we’re all about creating bold future! Our students share a drive to take bold actions to find their path ahead.

Ready to start? This page will lead you through all the details you need to know about applying as a freshman to The University of Texas at San Antonio.

Freshman Applicants: are high school seniors or high school graduates who have not yet gone to college. Students who have earned dual credit while in high school, and have not yet gone to college after graduating high school, are also categorized as freshmen.


Study at UTSA

UTSA offers over 70 majors across eight colleges that are focused on creating a successful bold future for you. As a Tier One university, your education will prepare you for an ever-changing job market that will set you on a path to success.

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The best way to get to know UTSA is to visit! Take a tour of our campus either in person or virtually or attend our flagship open house UTSA Day! We look forward to meeting you and your family and giving you a great big Rowdy welcome!

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Affording UTSA

There are many ways to pay for college, from scholarships and grants to student loans and student employment. We also know there are lots of questions! Learn about the cost of attendance and see how to make the best of your investment by continuing your education at UTSA.

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Freshman Admissions

Applying to college is a huge milestone, but going through the process can bring up a lot of questions. Check out our admission requirements and steps on how to apply to UTSA! Remember, we’re here to help you every step of the way.

Admitted, What's Next?

Insert a great big Rowdy cheer! You’ve put in all the hard work and received your admission to UTSA. What’s next? It’s time to get Rowdy Ready and prepare for Orientation. We’ve put together all the information you need to help you get to your first semester at UTSA.

Take the Bold Step - Start your Admission Application