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Chaparral Village and Alvarez Hall designated freshmen-only in Fall 2020

The university designated all non-freshmen to Laurel Village starting Fall 2020. Tammy Wyatt hopes that
clustering students in this way will increase student retention.

Breahna Luera, News Editor

February 11, 2020

Starting in Fall 2020, UTSA will change the way it houses its students who live on campus. The university informed students on Jan. 23, via email, that Alvarez Hall and Chaparral Village will become freshman-only dorms, while non-freshmen students will live in Laurel Village or be referred to other hous...

Early voting for primaries begins Feb. 18 on Main Campus

Early voting for primaries begins Feb. 18 on Main Campus

Ben Shirani, Staff Writer

February 11, 2020

UTSA students can participate in early voting for the Democratic and Republican presidential primaries on UTSA’s Main Campus in the Student Union Bexar Room (HSU 1.102) from Tuesday, Feb. 18 through Friday, Feb. 28. UTSA students can also vote for their party’s presidential candidate at the same l...

Guadalupe Hall set to be completed for Fall 2021

Photo courtesy of Alamo Architects

Jada Teague

October 23, 2019

UTSA has recently started building the new freshman residence hall on the Main Campus. The construction of the 101,351 square-foot building began this fall. It is located at the corner of Brenan Avenue and Tobin Avenue, near the Roadrunner Café and other campus resources for students. The resid...

Dear AJ: What I learned in boating school (UTSA) is….

Photo Credit: Andrew Salinas/@AK_4hoto7

Alejandro Lopez

April 23, 2019

Hello readers! Well, sadly *I’m literally typing this while I cry* this is going to be my last blog post...for the Paisano! I am still deciding whether or not to continue with Dear AJ, so please stay in tune. In the meantime, *turns on depressing music* this is it. My big bang, my last time to g...

Convocation 2018

Convocation 2018

Kat Joseph, Maha Qadri, Caleb Neasman, and Renato Lopez

October 7, 2018

UTSA holds convocation for incoming students.   Videographers - Kat Joseph, Caleb Neasman Video editors - Kat Joseph, Renato Lopez, Maha Qadri   Check out other videos from The Paisano. Subscribe to keep up with sports reports, news, UTSA student polls, local band performances and more!...