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University of the Incarnate Word (UIW)

Be the Word in the World

Since our founding in 1881 by the Sisters of Charity of the Incarnate Word, we have challenged our students to think critically, explore curiously and to leverage their God-given talents to make positive impacts on their communities and the world around them.

Your life at UIW will be exciting, challenging, rewarding and above all, transformational. Seize this opportunity and make the most of your college experience.

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Academics at UIW

UIW offers over 90 undergraduate majors, minors, and concentrations, and over 20 graduate and doctoral programs.
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Adult Education

The School of Professional Studies offers undergraduate and graduate accelerated degree programs with a curriculum designed to respond specifically to the needs of the lifestyle of an adult student.
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UIW Happenings

  • Campus lit up after the Light the Way celebration

    UIW’s annual celebration, Light the Way Holiday Festival, took place on Saturday, Nov. 23. The weekend event, sponsored by H-E-B, marked the 33rd year for the annual Christmas celebration on the Broadway campus of the University of the Incarnate Word.

  • UIW Welcomes New Students to the Nest

    Thinking they were headed to hear from a motivational speaker at a school assembly, Alamo Heights High School seniors Melanie, Matthew and Madelyn Peters were shocked that their classmates were actually gathered for them.

  • Students help to work mobile clinic in rural areas

    For the first time, in the spirit of the international vision and one of the founding Missions of the Sisters of Charity of the Incarnate Word, a group from the University of the Incarnate Word’s (UIW) Ila Maye Miller School of Nursing & Health Professions travelled to Paraguay.

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San Antonio Rising

Enjoy UIW’s 154-acre campus close to downtown San Antonio, one of America’s strongest job producing economies.

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