Founded in 1969 by Texas Governor Preston Smith, University of Texas at San Antonio (UTSA) is the third-largest institution within the University of Texas system and the eighth-largest university in Texas. The school serves the San Antonio metropolitan area and a large porition of Southern Texas with three campus including the Main Campus, Downtown Campus and Hemisfair Park Campus.
The university's mission states that it is "dedicated to the advancement of knowledge through research and discovery, teaching and learning, community engagement and public service. As an institution of access and excellence, UTSA embraces multicultural traditions and serves as a center for intellectual and creative resources as well as a catalyst for socioeconomic development - for Texas, the nation and the world."
Those living in student housing or an off campus apartment at UTSA have access to the university's renowned academic fields of study. Students may pursue a wide range of undergraduate, graduate and doctoral degrees through its sub-colleges including the College of Business, Education and Human Development, Sciences, Public Policy, Architecture, Liberal and Fine Arts, Honors and Engineering.
Student living and university living at UTSA revolve around a variety of traditional campus student organizations like Greek Life, ROTC and student publications like the Paisano and the Independent. The school's athletic programs, known as the Roadrunners, compete in the NCAA's Division I is men's and women's sports like basketball, softball, football, cross country, golf, track and field, tennis and volleyball.
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