If you are considering submitting an applicationto UT San Antonio, the regular decision application deadline is June 1 and the application fee is $70. Application fees can add up, but some schools do have free applications and students with financial need may qualify for for fee waiver for their application.
Students who submit their applications for Fall should receive an admissions decision no later than August 1.
The University of Texas at San Antonio does not offer early decision or early action..
Some students apply to college early because they believe it will help their chances. Early deadlines may increase the chance of being admitted, since applying early shows your are very interested in a school, and your application is being considered before all the regular decision applicants apply.
UT San Antonio is amoderately difficult school to get into. UT San Antonio evaluates applicants carefully based on multiple criteria to decide who to admit, and who to deny.
In 2021, UT San Antonio **accepted 84% of students, around 18,043 of the 21,597 students who applied.
Schools that are moderately difficult to get into, like UT San Antonio, accept fewer than 85% of all applicants. At least 75% of all admitted students have GPAs in the top 50% of their high school class and scored over 1010 on the SAT or over 18 on the ACT.
Transfer student admissions is moderately difficult.
Colleges consider a range of factors when choosing who to admit for their next incoming class. Each college decides which factors are they consider most important when choose which applicants to admit, and which to deny. When creating your list of schools to apply to, you may want to consider your strengthsand any possible weaknesses in your application, and choose schools that put the most emphasis the areas where you're strong.
|Academic GPA||Very Important|
|Alumni/ae Relations||Not Considered|
|Character/Personal Qualities||Not Considered|
|Geographical Residence||Not Considered|
|Class Rank||Very Important|
|Level of Applicant's Interest||Considered|
|Racial/Ethnic Status||Not Considered|
|Religious Affiliation/Commitment||Not Considered|
|Rigor of Secondary School Record||Very Important|
|State Residency||Not Considered|
|Standardized Test Scores||Very Important|
To apply, all applicants to UT San Antonio must submit the following items. Double check with UT San Antonio's admissions department to confirm all application materials and requirements.
|Area||Required||Recommended||Required for some||Details (if any)|
|Written Essay or Personal Statement||√|
|Other Requirements||√||transfer applicants with less than 30 hours must meet freshman requirements and have a 2.25 GPA on a 4.0 scale and submit all college transcripts; transfer applicants with 30 or more completed hours must have a 2.25 GPA on a 4.0 scale and submit all college transcripts|
|Letter(s) of Recommendation||1|
|Transcript of High School Record||√|
Out of all students that were admitted, 97% submitted a class rank. At UT San Antonio 18% of students ranked in the top 10% of their graduating class in high school, 58% were in the top 25% and 88% were in the top 50%.
Unweighted GPAs range from 4.0 to under 1.0.
|At The University of Texas at San Antonio, students GPAs fall in the following ranges|
UT San Antonio does not have a test optional admissions policy. Test optional schools allow students to choose if they want to submit ACT or SAT scores with their applications or not.
In 2021, 82% of UT San Antonio's first-year students submitted their SAT scores with their application. 29% of admitted applicants sent ACT scores.
To be competitive with other UT San Antonio applicants, you should strive to earn between 1030 and 1200 (or higher!) on the SAT. At UT San Antonio 25% of admitted students scored higher than 1200 and 25% of scored lower than 1030, but the majority of students scored somewhere in between these two numbers.The mean composite SAT score for a UT San Antonio student is 1120.
On the SAT Math Section, 25% of UT San Antonio students scored 600 or higher and 75% of students scored 510 or higher. On the SAT Critical Reading section (formerly called the Verbal section), 25% of UT San Antonio students scored 610 or higher, and 75% scored a 510 or higher.
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To be most competitive at UT San Antonio, you should strive to earn between 19 and 25 on the ACT.
An ACT score of 25 means you fall in the 75th percentile for UT San Antonio's admitted students. One out of every four students scored above a 25, and three out of four students scored lower than 25 on the ACT.
A 19 on the ACT is the 25th percentile for UT San Antonio students. Only one out of every four students scored below 19.
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For transfer students, it is moderately difficult to get admitted to UT San Antonio.
For transfer students wishing to start in the Fall, the deadline to apply is July 1. Transfer applications are processed on a on a rolling basis as they are received.
Transfer students can enroll in UT San Antonio during the following terms: Fall Term Spring Term Summer Term
Can I defer my acceptance to UT San Antonio?
Students who are admitted to UT San Antonio must attend in the term they start. Deferring admissions is not encouraged. If you have a unusual circumstance, contact the admissions department..
Does UT San Antonio accept transfer credits?
UT San Antonio accepts eligible transfer credits from accredited institutions. UT San Antonio accepts:
DSST/DANTES ACE recommendations for credit
Does UT San Antonio accept Advanced Placement (AP) or International Baccalaureate (IB) credits?
UT San Antonio accepts International Baccalaureate credits (IB) creditsand Advanced Placement (AP) credits.
Do I have to submit test scores to UT San Antonio?
UT San Antonio. is not test optional. You must submit test scores as part of the application.
How hard is it to get into UT San Antonio? UT San Antonio is a somewhat selective institution. The UT San Antonio acceptance rate is 84%. This means that the institution accepts 83 out of every 100 applicants.
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First-Year Applications are Due
The deadline for Fall first-year applications to UT San Antonio is Jun 1.
The deadline for Fall transfer applications to UT San Antonio is Jul 1.
Check the school website for more information about deadlines for specific programs or special admissions programs
The median ACT score of an admitted student to UT San Antonio is 22. Students with an ACT score of 25 and above have a good chance of getting into UT San Antonio. Students with an ACT score that falls between 19 and 25 have an average chance of getting admitted, and students with an ACT score of 19 or below have a low chance of being offered admission.
Composite SAT Range
Math SAT Range
Reading SAT Range
1200 and Above
1030 to 1200
1030 and Less
The median SAT score for UT San Antonio students is 1120. Applicants with SAT scores of 1200 and above have a good chance of being admitted to UT San Antonio, while applicants with SAT scores between 1030 to 1200 have an average chance of admittance, and prospective students with an SAT score below 1030 have a low chance of being offered a spot at UT San Antonio.
Avg. High School GPA (non-weighted)
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