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Office of the Senior Vice Provost for Academic and Faculty Support

Overseen by Senior Vice Provost Jesse T. Zapata, Ph.D., the Office of Academic and Faculty Support provides support for UTSA faculty, department chairs, and administrative staff through programming, professional development, policies, facilitation, guidance, and information resources. In addition, the office is a partner of UTSA's Faculty Center and oversees the university's Teaching and Learning Services. Please browse the left-hand navigation for more information about each of our major office functions and feel free to contact us with any questions.

Contact Us

Phone: 210.458.2700
Fax: 210.458.2424
Email: vpafs@utsa.edu
Location: Frio Street Building 4.450 | UTSA Downtown Campus | 501 W. Cesar E. Chavez Blvd. | San Antonio, TX 78207

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Mission Statement

The Office of the Senior Vice Provost for Academic and Faculty Support provides leadership, guidance, and resources to facilitate mindful planning and implementation related to faculty success and administrative processes. These activities are undertaken in ways that connect to and support institutional goals, priorities, and strategic directions of the university.

Vision Statement

To provide world-class leadership and guidance to achieve faculty and academic excellence at UTSA.