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Since our founding in 1881 by the Sisters of Charity of the Incarnate Word, we have paved new ways for tens of thousands of students to reach their academic dreams. UIW was the first institution to offer higher education for women in central and south Texas, consistently ranks among the top schools for veterans, and ranks No. 1 in the nation among faith-based universities graduating Hispanic students with bachelor’s degrees. As pioneers in Catholic higher education, we continue to forge new roads for every student to reach their full potential and create positive change in the world.

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UIW News

UIW Helps Bring COVID Vaccine to Underserved Area

April 9, 2021

At least three dozen UIW students from the Ila Faye Miller School of Nursing, Feik School of Pharmacy and School of Osteopathic Medicine along with over 100 volunteers will participate in a COVID-19 mass vaccination clinic at Southside High School on April 10, 2021. About 1,000 area residents have been pre-registered to receive the vaccine.

UIW Among Top-Ranked in Animation and Game Design

April 6, 2021

UIW has been ranked number 4 in the category of Top Animation School Programs in Texas and number 24 in the nation in the category of Top 25 Schools and Colleges with Game Design BFA Programs by the national website Animationcareerreview.com.

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3-D Animation/Game Design Students Standing

3-D Animation/Game Design

See how Raquel Kasprzyk, 2018, turned her student portfolio into her first job as Cinematic Animator for Sony Computer Entertainment America in California.

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Chemistry/Biochemistry Student in a lab

Chemistry/Biochemistry

Meet Bryan Salvador, 2021, who spent the summer as a student researcher at the Marine Biology Laboratory in Woods Hole, Massachusetts.

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Psychology student standing by the Red Bridge

Psychology

Follow Alejandra Escobar, 2018, as she travels to the Rio Grande Valley to work with children in the ARISE colonias.

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About the University of the Incarnate Word

As the largest Catholic university in Texas, UIW is a leader in transformational education. We inspire students across more than 90 academic programs to ignite change.

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