The Paisano

UTSA raising standards for potential students

April 14, 2015

Marcus Connolly, The Paisano Since the publication of the UTSA GRIP (Graduation Rate Improvement Plan) in 2011, the university has found ways of attracting more academically distinguished high school seniors to consider UTSA as their college of choice. Stated in the GRIP, “Historica...

Is Tier One worth loss of part-time students?

February 3, 2015

Marcus Connolly/ The Paisano As UTSA’s four-year graduation rate continues to improve, the university continues to push toward Tier One status. However, part-time students fear UTSA is losing sight of its original mission of being a regional university. Last year, the four-year gr...