News

July

UIW School of Osteopathic Medicine set to Launch First Mobile Medical Clinic

07/28/2021

With the support of the Moody Foundation, the University of the Incarnate Word School of Osteopathic Medicine (UIWSOM) has launched a mobile medical clinic called the Mobile Osteopathic Medicine unit (MOM). The 29-foot vehicle will allow medical students and faculty to deliver services to the community including osteopathic primary care, immunizations, health screenings and more.

UIW Lands on Tops Jobs List

07/16/2021

UIW has landed on the list of Top Private Employers in San Antonio published by the San Antonio Business Journal. UIW ranked number 12 with 1,304 local employees and 1,568 employees company wide.

UIW Appoints New Key Leadership Positions

07/12/2021

UIW is proud to announce that it has selected John Bury and Rick Kimbrough to fill key leadership positions. Bury has been selected as the new vice president for Strategy and Enrollment. Kimbrough joins UIW as the new vice president for External Affairs.

UIW Honored as College of Distinction

July 1, 2021

UIW is proud to announce that it has been acknowledged by the national website Colleges of Distinction, a one-of-a-kind guide for college-bound students. UIW was recognized in several areas including: Business, Education, Nursing, Career Development, Equity and Inclusion and Military Support.

June

Oportunidades de la educación en línea en América Latina

06/10/2021

La tecnología educativa es una herramienta que se ha vuelto indispensable durante los últimos dos años. Hoy, la educación en línea ofrece a los estudiantes la oportunidad de ampliar sus conocimientos, habilidades y experiencias profesionales bajo perspectivas internacionales.

May

UIW Online MBA Ranked by National Publication

05/18/2021

University of the Incarnate Word is proud to announce that Fortune Education has listed UIW in its first-ever rankings of the top Online Master of Business Administration programs in the country. UIW ranked number 73 on the list that was based on several categories including acceptance requirements and alumni base.

April

UIW Ranked Among Best in Psychology Programs in the Nation

04/29/2021

UIW is proud to announce that the national website Intelligent.com has ranked the UIW Master of Administration with a concentration of Industrial and Organizational Psychology program as one of the Best Online Master’s in Psychology Degree Programs for 2021.

UIW Helps Bring COVID Vaccine to Underserved Area

04/09/2021

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

04/06/2021

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.

March

UIW Feik School of Pharmacy Students Tied for Number One in the State of Texas on National Exam

March 26, 2021

The University of the Incarnate Word (UIW) is proud to announce that graduating students at the Feik School of Pharmacy (FSOP) tied for the number one passing rate in the State of Texas in the North American Pharmacist Licensure Examination (NAPLEX). The 96.2% pass rate this year is the second highest in the history of the school and ranked the school number 12 in the nation for 2020. This is out of 140 schools ranked by the National Association of Boards of Pharmacy.

Women's History Month Q&A

03/22/2021

As part of the University's continued celebration of Women's History Month, we caught up with Dr. LuElla D'Amico, coordinator of the UIW Women's and Gender Studies program and associate professor of English, for another UIW faculty Q&A! Read below to learn about her take on what it means to be a feminist, how her love of literature and women's history go hand in hand and what UIW still has coming up for Women's History Month.

February

Black History Month: A Q&A with Dr. Doshie Piper

02/04/2021

As we celebrate Black History Month and the Black leaders, change makers and innovators who impacted the course of our nation’s history, we also celebrate the Black voices within our own UIW community – voices like that of Dr. Doshie Piper, associate professor of Criminal Justice.