Get Connected at Any Level

Whether you’re in high school or already at the collegiate level,
we have resources to help you explore a career in the health sciences and get to know UT Health San Antonio.

We happy to announce that we will able to welcome  individual students, who are 16-18, to volunteer or work in our research labs beginning this summer. We strongly encourage the students to be fully vaccinated before they come onto campus.  If they are not vaccinated,  we will offer vaccinations through our hub if students are planning to stay on campus longer than 30 days. Please click on programs tab for more information.


Monthly Leadership Lessons and Scholar Insights have concluded for the Spring.  Stay tuned for topics to be discussed in the Fall! (visit online education tab for more information)

We are Preparing for our Virtual Summer Programs. Wishing you all much success on final exams and end-of-schoolyear-activities!  Stay safe and be well!

BEAT Academy. The goal of The BEAT Academy at the UT Health San Antonio is to expose high school students to a unique opportunity to medical and biomedical research and provide them with guidelines for a successful future in a health career of their choice. Visit the following link for more information:


STEM Goes Red! in partnership with the American Heart Association, we encourage girls in our San Antonio area to consider signing up for mentorship by female leaders in our local STEM community. See flyer below for more information!

STEM Goes Red Mentee Program 2021

Online Seminars

We are embarking on two new online educational platforms and would like to invite and encourage student participation!

Highschool students practing medical treatment

High School Programs

We offer various summer programs to help students in highschool get started in a medical career.

Students in front of UT Health SA

Undergraduate Programs

As a collegiate student, you can continue to advance your learning through mentoring programs and real world research.

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Visit our Campus

Visit UT Health San Antonio and learn why we are extremely passionate about developing your medical career.

Partnering with Local Educators

We are grateful for the opportunity to partner with you as we collaboratively work to empower and equip students to achieve their academic dreams. If there are unique activities that would best for you and your students, please contact Dr. Chapa via email ( to discuss ways to bring those activity ideas to life.