New Student Extended Experiences

New Student Extended Experiences


UTSA Orientation & Family Programs offers a variety of programs and events for new students and their family members to enhance their overall orientation experience and ease their transition to UTSA.

Main Campus Tours

Orientation Campus Tour - Main Campus
After you have signed up for Online Orientation, register for a tour of UTSA’s Main Campus led by the orientation team. This one-hour tour, exclusively for our incoming new students, will feature key places on campus and help to prepare you for the start of your Roadrunner journey. Once you sign up for Online Orientation you will see the link under the Additional Information section to sign up for the optional campus tour. Due to COVID-19 protocols, spaces are limited to ensure a safe experience for all.

Note: Many of our campus services open during this time (parking garages, dining, etc.) are only payable with debit or credit cards.

Downtown Campus Tour

Orientation Campus Tour - Downtown Campus

For students attending classes at the UTSA Downtown Campus, we recommend signing up for an exclusive tour of the Downtown Campus. This one-hour tour will feature key places on campus and help to prepare you for the start of your Roadrunner journey. Once you sign up for Online Orientation you will see the link under the Additional Information section to sign up for the optional campus tour.

Major courses in Architecture, Construction Science & Management, Criminal Justice, Public Administration, & Mexican American Studies will be at the downtown campus.  As well as all Junior/Senior level courses for Education majors. Please note: the majority of basic core courses for the majors listed above will be at the Main Campus.

Note: Many of our campus services open during this time (parking garages, dining, etc.) are only payable with debit or credit cards.

Family Orientation

UTSA Family Orientation Events
Both Virtual and In-Person Family Orientations are available at no additional charge. Visit our Family Orientation page to learn more about our Family Orientations.

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New Student Resource Videos

New Student Resource Videos

Our New Student Resource Videos are an excellent way for you to learn more about various UTSA departments and offices available to you as a Roadrunner. Each video highlights key information about the department/office and provides you with contact information to get you further connected. You can view all of the New Student Resource Videos anytime on-demand here.