On-campus Living Supports Student Success

On-campus Living Greater Academic Success

backed up by both national and UTSA studies

7%

Higher
Avg. GPA

11%

Improved Retention

Exclusive Special Interest Housing Programs

UTSA's Special Interest Housing Program promotes student success at UTSA-managed properties by co-locating students with common interests in a supportive environment. The SIH experience deepens student understanding of their respective special interests in a welcoming environment that encourages exploration and discussion of issues.

On-campus Living Student success programs

for residents of UTSA managed communities

  • Roadrunner ABC's

    Developed by UTSA housing professionals, curriculum taught by academic peer counselors. Learn more...

  • Guided Student Success Activities

    Monthly programming filled with proven strategies and tips to maximize student success. Learn more...

Guided Student Success Activities drive academic success and personal growth

for residents of Alvarez Hall, Chaparral Village and Laurel Village

Academic Success

Strategies and tips for succeeding at UTSA and graduate school.

Social Justice

Raising awareness for the larger issues outside ourselves.

Student Health Topics

Group training led by professional trainers from UTSA Health Services.

Community Service

Opening ourselves to the needs of our university community, our city and beyond.

Healthy Relationships

Supportive discussions about how to build and maintain relationships.

Volunteering

Group activities that both teach and foster a spirit of volunteerism.

Connecting with UTSA

Tips on how best to get involved with all UTSA has to offer.

Cooking & Laundry

Both the how-to's and etiquette of sharing kitchens and laundry rooms.

Civil Discourse

Group work that builds personal capacity for listening and debating alternative viewpoints.

Homesickness

Group and individual support on making a positive transition into college life.

Living on Campus

How to make the most of your special status as an on-campus Roadrunner.

Self-Care & Mental Health

Learning healthy ways to manage stress, and how to ask for help.

Budgeting

Common sense, reality-based discussions about managing money in college.

Sustainability

Activities and discussions that build awareness of our impact on the environment.

School Spirit

Learning about UTSA Traditions and sharing events together with new friend groups.

On-campus Living Convenience

amenities and services fuel resident productivity

  • Housing amenities

    Provided at no additional cost, and aimed at helping students stay focused on academic success and personal growth. Learn more...

  • Recreation & Wellness Center

    Basketball, racket sports, exercise equipment, indoor track, nutrition kitchen, outdoor pool, club sports and 10 acres of multi-purpose fields. Learn more...

  • Student Union

    Heart of student life, with something always happening and things to do, plus entertainment and dining options. Learn more...

Housing amenities offer convenience and help students focus on their success

No extra charge - check each community page for details

All utilities included

Computer labs

24-hour desk service

Study rooms

WiFi

IPTV service

High speed internet

Free laundry facilities

Five neighborhood centers

Basketball courts

Swimming pool

Hot tub

On-campus Living Peace of Mind

safety, fire and health services 

  • On-campus Health Clinic

    Doctors, certified physician assistants, registered and licensed nurses. Accepts many major medical insurance plans. Learn more...

  • 24/7 UTSA Police Department

    The on-campus UTSA Police Department is available 24/7 and offers many safety resources.

  • San Antonio Fire Station 34

    San Antonio Fire Station 34 is located directly adjacent to Main Campus on Babcock Road.

Choose from 5 On-Campus Residences

UTSA owns and manages Alvarez Hall, Chaparral Village and Laurel Village. Campus Living Villages, a global student housing operator, owns and manages Chisholm Hall and University Oaks.

Chaparral Village at Sunset
UTSA Owned & Managed

Chaparral Village

Special interest housing options available

Multiple options for first-year students

Apartment-style living

Chisholm Hall building patio blue tables and trees
CLV Owned & Managed

Chisholm Hall

Large singles, affordable doubles, en suite bath

Directly adjacent to Roadrunner Café

Activity Center with indoor pool

Laurel Main Entrance
UTSA Owned & Managed

Laurel Village

2 and 4 bedroom apartment-style options

Primarily available to returning students

Convenient access to campus

University oaks model living room with taupe chair and teal rug
CLV Owned & Managed

University Oaks

Convenient parking to each apartment building

Only pet-friendly community on campus

Only full kitchens on campus

Choose from 5 On-Campus Residences

UTSA owns and manages Alvarez Hall, Chaparral Village and Laurel Village. Campus Living Villages, a global student housing operator, owns and manages Chisholm Hall and University Oaks.

Chaparral Village at Sunset
UTSA Owned & Managed

Chaparral Village

Special interest housing options available

Multiple options for first-year students

Apartment-style living

Chisholm Hall building patio blue tables and trees
CLV Owned & Managed

Chisholm Hall

Large singles, affordable doubles, en suite bath

Directly adjacent to Roadrunner Café

Activity Center with indoor pool

Laurel Main Entrance
UTSA Owned & Managed

Laurel
Village

2 and 4 bedroom apartment-style options

Primarily available to returning students

Convenient access to campus

University oaks model living room with taupe chair and teal rug
CLV Owned & Managed

University
Oaks

Convenient parking to each apartment building

Only pet-friendly community on campus

Only full kitchens on campus

Choose from 5 On-Campus Residences

UTSA owns and manages Alvarez Hall, Chaparral Village and Laurel Village. Campus Living Villages, a global student housing operator, owns and manages Chisholm Hall and University Oaks.

Chaparral Village at Sunset
UTSA Owned & Managed

Chaparral Village

Special interest housing options available

Multiple options for first-year students

Apartment-style living

Chisholm Hall building patio blue tables and trees
CLV Owned & Managed

Chisholm Hall

Large singles, affordable doubles, en suite bath

Directly adjacent to Roadrunner Café

Activity Center with indoor pool

Laurel Main Entrance
UTSA Owned & Managed

Laurel Village

2 and 4 bedroom apartment-style options

Primarily available to returning students

Convenient access to campus

University oaks model living room with taupe chair and teal rug
CLV Owned & Managed

University Oaks

Convenient parking to each apartment building

Only pet-friendly community on campus

Only full kitchens on campus