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University of the Incarnate Word
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  • 4 Year
  • SAN ANTONIO, TX

Report Card

grade B+
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Academics
    grade B
  2. Value
    grade B
  3. Diversity
    grade A minus
  4. Campus
    grade A
  5. Athletics
    grade B+
  6. Party Scene
    grade B
  7. Professors
    grade A minus
  8. Location
    grade A
  9. Dorms
    grade B+
  10. Campus Food
    grade A
  11. Student Life
    grade A
  12. Safety
    grade B

About

4301 BROADWAY
SAN ANTONIO, TX 78209
Athletic Division
NCAA Division I-FCS
Athletic Conference
Southland Conference
From University of the Incarnate Word

Applications for Fall 2024 are now open! You can apply to the University of the Incarnate Word using GoUIW or ApplyTexas. Starting on August 1, also apply using Scoir or the Common Application. Start your journey today!

UIW cultivates the development of the whole person and values of life-long learning. To that end, faculty and students support each other in the search for and communication of truth, thoughtful innovation, care of the environment, community service and social justice.

Many students at UIW pursue degrees in the healthcare field with our direct admit programs helping them move on to one of our five health profession schools. With an Emmy-winning communications degree, film, broadcast meteorology, business, education, music therapy and 3D animation and game design, UIW offers a wide scope of options.

Our personal approach to education and hands-on learning experience prepares students for success in their future career. Take the first step toward your future at UIW.

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University of the Incarnate Word Rankings

Niche rankings are based on rigorous analysis of key statistics from the U.S. Department of Education and millions of reviews.

Admissions

Application Deadline
Rolling Admissions
Acceptance Rate
94%
SAT Range
920-1160
ACT Range
17-23
Application Fee
$0
SAT/ACT
Considered but not required
High School GPA
Required
Accepts Common App
Yes

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Cost

Net Price
$21,161 / year
National
$15,523
Average cost after financial aid for students receiving grant or scholarship aid, as reported by the college.
Average Total Aid Awarded
$22,962 / year
National
$7,535
Students Receiving Financial Aid
99%

Scholarship

Academics

Professors
grade A minus
Based on faculty accomplishments, salary, student reviews, and additional factors.
Student Faculty Ratio
9:1
Evening Degree Programs
Yes
85%
of students agree that professors put a lot of effort into teaching their classes. 112 responses
66%
of students agree that it is easy to get the classes they want. 157 responses
66%
of students agree that the workload is easy to manage. 156 responses

Majors

Healthcare Sciences at UIW

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The Bachelor of Science in Healthcare Sciences degree is designed to be a pathway for students wishing to continue into professional graduate programs in athletic training, physical therapy, medical school, occupational therapy and physician assistant areas. The curriculum provides a foundation and credentials for entry-level technicians or for other careers in advanced healthcare settings.

Online

Programs Offered Entirely Online
8
Offers Online Courses
Yes
Online Certificate Programs
0
Online Associates Programs
4
Online Bachelor's Programs
4
How Students Learn
  • Mix of Online and on Campus
    43%
  • On Campus
    38%
  • Online
    19%

Students

Full-Time Enrollment
3,994 Undergrads
Part-Time Undergrads
852
Undergrads Over 25
26%
Pell Grant
46%
Varsity Athletes
14%
Poll
What one word or phrase best describes the typical student at this school?
Based on 119 responses
  • Apply themselves and still has social time.
    53%
  • Wants to have fun but is willing to work
    37%
  • Disengaged
    6%
  • Outgoing
    3%
  • Stressed
    1%

Campus Life

Freshmen Live On-Campus
36%
Poll
54%
of students say that Greek life is average, and no one will treat you differently if you don't join. 183 responses
Poll
45%
of students say varsity sporting events are attended, but not a huge part of campus life. 199 responses
Poll
What one word or phrase best describes your school?
Based on 142 responses
  • Engaging
    32%
  • Catholic
    18%
  • Small
    14%
  • Compassionate
    12%
  • Diverse
    11%
  • Global perspecitve
    6%
  • Home away from home
    3%

After College

Median Earnings 6 Years After Graduation
$46,500 / year
National
$33,028
Graduation Rate
58%
National
49%
Employed 2 Years After Graduation
93%
National
83%
94%
of students feel confident they will find a job in their field after graduation. 87 responses

University of the Incarnate Word Reviews

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