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

About

4301 BROADWAY
SAN ANTONIO, TX 78209
Athletic Division
NCAA Division I-FCS
Athletic Conference
Southland Conference
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Applications for Fall 2023 are now open! You can apply to the University of the Incarnate Word using GoUIW or ApplyTexas. Start your journey today!

The University of the Incarnate Word strives to educate men and women to become concerned and enlightened citizens within a global community.

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.

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

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University of the Incarnate Word Rankings

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Admissions

Application Deadline
Rolling Admissions
Acceptance Rate
97%
SAT Range
950-1160
ACT Range
17-23
Application Fee
$0
SAT/ACT
Neither required nor recommended
High School GPA
Required
Accepts Common App
Yes

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Cost

Net Price
$23,041 / 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
$22,505 / year
National
$7,535
Students Receiving Financial Aid
99%

Scholarship

Academics

Professors
grade B+
Based on faculty accomplishments, salary, student reviews, and additional factors.
Student Faculty Ratio
9:1
Evening Degree Programs
Yes
87%
of students agree that professors put a lot of effort into teaching their classes. 106 responses
67%
of students agree that it is easy to get the classes they want. 144 responses
66%
of students agree that the workload is easy to manage. 143 responses

Majors

Community Health Education at UIW

academic spotlight

The Bachelor of Science in Community Health Education program emphasizes improving the health of individuals and communities based on their needs. Students will learn the domains of competency within public and community health education such as behavioral health, health policy, research, epidemiology, chronic diseases and infections diseases.

Online

Online Programs Offered
13
Offers Online Courses
Yes
Online Certificate Programs
0
Online Associates Programs
6
Online Bachelor's Programs
7
How Students Learn
  • Mix of Online and on Campus
    22%
  • On Campus
    3%
  • Online
    75%

Students

Full-Time Enrollment
3,916 Undergrads
Part-Time Undergrads
1,165
Undergrads Over 25
19%
Pell Grant
47%
Varsity Athletes
12%
Poll
What one word or phrase best describes the typical student at this school?
Based on 105 responses
  • Apply themselves and still has social time.
    53%
  • Wants to have fun but is willing to work
    40%
  • Disengaged
    6%
  • Outgoing
    1%
  • Stressed
    1%

Campus Life

Freshmen Live On-Campus
48%
Poll
54%
of students say that Greek life is average, and no one will treat you differently if you don't join. 170 responses
Poll
46%
of students say varsity sporting events are attended, but not a huge part of campus life. 186 responses
Poll
What one word or phrase best describes your school?
Based on 127 responses
  • Engaging
    33%
  • Catholic
    18%
  • Compassionate
    13%
  • Small
    13%
  • Diverse
    12%
  • Global perspecitve
    7%
  • Highschoolesque
    2%

After College

Median Earnings 6 Years After Graduation
$46,500 / year
National
$33,028
Graduation Rate
56%
National
49%
Employed 2 Years After Graduation
93%
National
83%
95%
of students feel confident they will find a job in their field after graduation. 83 responses

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