UIW Celebrates 100-Year Milestone


On Dec. 3, 1921, 100 years ago today, the cornerstone of the Columkille Administration Building was laid. We’ve continued building our amazing community ever since.




5 Good Questions


Over an interview of five good questions, Dr. Arturo Chávez, associate vice president for Mission & Ministry and Diversity, Equity & Inclusion, spoke about his journey, a life-long commitment to protecting, DEI and his goals moving forward.


In Praise of Great Teaching: Adam Watkins


We have asked some members of UIW faculty to share their experiences from the past year. In this installment, we hear from Adam Watkins, professor of 3D Animation and Game Design.


Part of Something Bigger

February 24, 2021

Dr. Evans interviews Rami Alattar, student doctor and UIWSOM ’21, on his journey to medical residency at the Naval Medical Center Portsmouth and what drew him to military medicine.

Let’s Invest in Student Well-Being

February 24, 2021

A year after the pandemic changed the way we live and learn, we take a closer look at its impact on student well-being and why it is more critical than ever to reach them at their core.

Service is Transformational

February 24, 2021

Partnerships between UIW and San Antonio’s Society of St. Vincent de Paul make a lasting difference – on the people they serve and the people who serve.


Why Mission Matters


As a faith community, the University of the Incarnate Word has moved toward the unknown of a global pandemic step by uncertain step, guided by one though line — our Mission. And while we remain far from seeing our way completely clear of this crisis, today we stand stronger, together thanks to a Mission that took root more than 150 years ago.

Measuring Mission


As the largest Catholic university and the largest private Hispanic-Serving Institution in Texas, University of the Incarnate Word knows that many students, faculty and partners choose UIW for its strong sense of Mission.