Welcome Center

Welcome Center

UTSA’s Welcome Center welcomes thousands of visitors to campus each year, offering various campus tours and providing information about UTSA and the campus.

Plan Your Visit

Location & Directions

The Welcome Center is located on UTSA Main Campus, on the first floor of the Bauerle Road Garage (BRG 0.316).

From Loop 1604 West
  1. Exit John Peace Boulevard
  2. Turn left at the traffic light onto John Peace Boulevard, you’ll see the UTSA entrance
  3. Follow the roundabout toward Bauerle Road Garage
  4. Welcome Center is located on the ground floor BRG 0.316
From IH-10 East
  1. Take Anderson Loop 1604 West
  2. Exit John Peace Boulevard, you’ll see the UTSA entrance
  3. Turn left at the traffic light onto John Peace Boulevard
  4. Follow the roundabout toward Bauerle Road Garage
  5. Welcome Center is located on the ground floor BRG 0.316


The UTSA Welcome Center is located exactly where you need to park. Please park in the Bauerle Road Garage. The fee is $2/hour and parking is not validated. Bring your ticket with you once you exit your vehicle and payment will be due at one of our pay stations prior to your departure. If you have any issues with your ticket, parking attendants are located inside the garage down the breezeway from our office if you need further assistance.

Excuse Letter Policy

The UTSA Welcome Centers will provide a visit letter as part of our visit policy. Our visit excuse letter is on official UTSA letterhead and will note the exact day and time of visit, along with contact information in case verification is required. The UTSA Welcome Centers will not sign any document that the student(s) present from their institution. There are NO exceptions to this policy.

Additional Information

Contact Information & Hours

UTSA Welcome Center
Address: One UTSA Circle, San Antonio TX, 78249
Phone: 210-458-5145
Fax: 210-458-5144
Email: Welcome.Center@utsa.edu

Hours of Operation
Monday-Friday 8 am-5 pm
Select Saturdays 9 am-2 pm

Daily Campus Tours
Monday-Friday at 10 am or 2 pm
Select Saturdays at 10 am or 12 pm

*Please note that hours of operation and daily tour times are subject to change. Walk-ins are accepted on a limited basis and we highly recommend that you register for your campus experience if possible. It is important that you contact the Welcome Center prior to arriving on campus if you have any questions about office availability and tours.

Welcome Center Staff

Welcome Center Ambassadors

Our trained staff of Student Ambassadors represents many academic disciplines and campus activities.

Andres Carrasco
Hometown: Katy, TX
Major: Civil Engineering
Classification: Junior

Andres Vazquez
Hometown: San Juan, PR
Major: Kinesiology, Health, and Nutrition
Classification: Junior

DaShawn Ozuna
Hometown: Lake Jackson, TX
Major: Marketing
Classification: Senior

Sarah Nanez
Hometown: El Paso, TX
Major: Accounting
Classification: Sophomore

Professional Staff

Need additional assistance? Our Welcome Center professional staff would love to assist you with scheduling visits, explaining upcoming events, and much more.

Nicholas Hernandez
Title: Senior Admissions Counselor
Phone: 210-458-7856

*Responsible for the oversight of the Welcome Center and the UTSA Ambassador program.

Deyla Elliott
Title: Admissions Counselor
Phone: 210-458-5143

Jeanette Francovich
Title: Enrollment SVCS Associate III
Phone: 210-458-8757