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.

Current Freshmen High School Students: Please note we are embarking on the interview phase of the new application cycle for the next cohort of the Voelcker Biomedical Research Academy. Wishing all of the candidates for selection to the Academy much success! Visit the VBRA website for more information!


Monthly Leadership Lessons and Scholar Insights (visit online education tab for more information)

Gearing Up for Summer  Saturday, April 17th, from 10am-12:00pm,  In partnership with the Shades of Success outreach initiative, we are supporting the Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority in presenting this program to help prepare you for your future.  Listen to informative sessions titled “looking the part”, “networking101” and “the role of social media”.  Register by clicking on the link provided in the flyer below.

Gear Up for Summer

Stay Tuned for Screening in April! “The Skin You’re In”  is a 50 minute film which will be screened, followed by Q&A with Dean Thomas LaVeist. Information regarding event registration will be coming soon!

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.

Picture of UT Health San Antonio (ALT C Building)

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.