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UTSA introduces tuition-free program for Fall 2020

President Taylor Eighmy presents the Bold Promise program at the Westside Community Center in December 2019. 72% of Bold Promise recipients are first-generation students.

Breahna Luera and Josh Peck

December 13, 2019

UTSA announced the launch of its Bold Promise program on Thursday, Dec. 12. The Bold Promise initiative is a financial aid program that will waive all tuition and mandatory fees for eligible students. The program will take effect starting in the Fall 2020 semester.  Students must meet several requirements in o...

UTSA STEM inches toward gender equality

April 28, 2015

A couple of months ago, the Great Minds in STEM program invited several UTSA students to serve as STEM captains at Highlands High School. The one-day volunteering entailed motivating students who are interested in STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math) programs to continue with their a...