Waiving the Event Requirement

Students may request a waiver of the event requirement if they fall under any of the following circumstances:

  • They have completed at least 110 UTSA credit hours
  • They are 27 years old or older
  • They are a primary caregiver for a dependent
  • They provide documentation that they work 30+ hours per week at an off-campus site
  • They are overseas, studying full-time outside of the Bexar County area, or involved in a full-time internship or clinical or student teaching assignment
  • They take 12 or more credit hours at the Downtown campus
  • They have a documented medical condition or emergency

Event requirement waivers should be submitted through this form before the census date each semester.

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Opportunities within the Honors College

The Honors College offers students the opportunity to participate in a number of different programs to further expand knowledge, especially in the realms of professional development, leadership development, and public service. Special programs are fully integrated into the Honors College curriculum, making credit transfer simple and ensuring that students are working toward Honors requirements.