Klesse College Student Success Center Mission

The Student Success Center serves a diverse community fostering students’ academic, personal, and career growth through holistic, high-impact services and programs. Through industry events, workshops, mentoring, tutoring, student organizations, leadership development and undergraduate research; students will gain a sense of belonging through their time at UTSA and be successful in their chosen path. 

Guiding Principles

  • We believe in socially responsive practices to provide access and equitable opportunities for all students.
  • We believe in meeting students where they are in their journey and providing individualized support and services
  • We believe in empowering students to take an active role in their self-development
  • We believe in supporting students’ financial wellbeing by offering paid programs that support student development and connecting them to internships and scholarships
  • We believe in collaborating with campus and community partners to develop an ecosystem of academic, personal and career support for students
  • We believe in equipping students to be adaptable leaders and change agents

Margie and Bill Klesse College of Engineering and Integrated Design

  • Student Success Center
  • Location: EB 3.04.04
  • Phone: 210-458-6709
  • Fax: 210-458-5515
  • Office Hours: Monday thru Friday | 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.


  • Industry networking
  • Internship and Job search assistance
  • Resume Reviews
  • Undergraduate research
  • Study abroad
  • Klesse College Ambassador Program
  • Summer Camps
  • Prospective Student Tours
  • College Fairs
  • Leadership Academy
  • Student Organizations
  • Tutoring
  • Faculty Mentorship
  • FE Exam Review
  • Tech Symposium
  • Engineers’ Unwind
  • Welcome Back BBQ
  • Monster Mash Pumpkin Smash
  • Engineers’ Week

Student Success Center

Jill Ford, MS Ed.

Jill Ford, MS Ed.

Assistant Dean

Director of Student Success



Heather Longoria

Heather Longoria

Project Specialist


EB 3.04.04


Jennifer McDaniel

Jennifer McDaniel

Assistant Director of Recruitment



Carlos Velez

Carlos Velez

Sr. Program Manager


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