Vision Statement

To create partnerships and provide mutually beneficial resources for the UIW community and sponsored ministries to support, learn and benefit from the interaction between the CCVI Ministries and the University of the Incarnate Word.


Strategic Goals

  • In creating partnerships think first of the Sponsored Ministries.
  • Increase the number of initiatives between UIW and the CCVI Ministries.
  • Increase the number of students, faculty and administrators involved with the CCVI Ministries.
  • Create future partnerships that would benefit UIW, the high schools and all students.
  • Create an awareness and celebrate that the UIW community is a part of a larger network of ministries.
  • Help UIW to fulfill its Mission and have a greater impact by working with the Congregation’s Sponsored Ministries.

News and Advancements

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AVS Research Lab Receives Grant from Sisters of Charity of the Incarnate Word

UIW's Autonomous Vehicle Systems Research Lab received a new award from the Sisters of Charity of the Incarnate Word benefitting the GEMS (Girls in Engineering, Mathematics, and Science) program.

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UIW Signs MOU with Incarnate Word Academy

UIW and Incarnate Word Academy (IWA) signed agreements aimed at creating stronger pathways to higher education for IWA students via three scholarships and a tuition discount program.

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UIW Announces New Scholarships at Incarnate Word H.S. and St. Anthony Catholic H.S.

Under new agreements, UIW will provide three academic, merit-based scholarships of $25,000 per year for four years to IWHS and SACHS graduating seniors who are in the top 10 percent of their graduating class.

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Agreements Established with each CCVI Sponsored Ministry

In December 2021, UIW signed memorandums of understandings with each of the U.S.-based sponsored ministries of the Sisters of Charity of the Incarnate Word creating programs that open university doors for their employees and dependents. These agreements were established with The Village at Incarnate Word, St. Elizabeth's Adult Day Care, Visitation House, the Headwaters at Incarnate Word, El Puente Hispanic Ministry, and the Incarnate Word Foundation. Agreements with CHRISTUS Health were established in October 2021.