General Information

The University of Texas Health Science Center

at San Antonio

2020-2021 Catalog

This catalog is a general information publication only. It is not intended to, nor does it, contain all regulations that relate to students. The provisions of this catalog do not constitute a contract, expressed or implied, between any applicant, student or faculty member and The University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio, called UT Health San Antonio, or The University of Texas System. UT Health San Antonio reserves the right to withdraw courses at any time, and to change fees, tuition, calendars, curriculum, degree requirements, graduation procedures and any other requirements affecting students. Changes will become effective whenever the proper authorities so determine and will apply to both prospective students and those already enrolled.


Inquiries about admission or any other information should be addressed to:
The University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio
Office of the University Registrar
Mail Code 7702
7703 Floyd Curl Drive

San Antonio, Texas 78229-3900

UT Health San Antonio and all of its activities are subject to the Rules and Regulations of the Board of Regents of The University of Texas System.

The university is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges to award certificates and baccalaureate, masters, doctoral and professional degrees. Contact the Commission on Colleges at 1866 Southern Lane, Decatur, Georgia 30033-4097, or call 404-679-4500 for questions about the university's accreditation. Our SACSCOC accreditation has been reaffirmed through 2028.

As per Public Law 101-542, The Student Right to Know and Campus Security Act, information on the graduation rate is available on request from the registrar. All students who enroll are required to be adequately immunized prior to registration. Students applying for admission may review institutional accreditation documents of UT Health San Antonio by contacting the Office of the Vice President for Academic, Faculty and Student Affairs. Information about program level accreditation may be obtained at each school at UT Health San Antonio. Information regarding campus security and crime statistics is available from University Police.

To the extent provided by applicable law, no person shall be excluded from participation in, denied the benefits of, or be subject to discrimination under any program or activity sponsored or conducted by the UT System or any of its component institutions on the basis of race, color, national origin, religion, sex, age, sexual orientation, veteran status or disability. The component institutions of the UT System will make maximum use of resources, consistent with standards of appropriate accrediting bodies and enrollment and admissions policies approved by the Board, to admit and educate as many qualified students as possible.

Copyright © 2020 The University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio Catalog 2020-2021

Published by The Office of the University Registrar, 2020
Blanca Guerra, LBSW, M.S.S.W., Ph.D., Registrar