Other Academic Institutions in San Antonio
San Antonio has several undergraduate and graduate institutions of higher education. The University of Texas at San Antonio is an undergraduate arm of The University of Texas System (whose main campus is found 70 miles north in Austin).
Other fine academic institutions in San Antonio include Trinity University, St. Mary's University, Our Lady of the Lake University and the University of the Incarnate Word and Texas A&M University at San Antonio.
The Texas Biomedical Research Institute and the Southwest Research Institute, although not directly affiliated with the university system, provide many benefits in the form of additional sources of research expertise and off-campus, cross-appointed faculty.