The University of Texas at San Antonio was established in the year 1969, June 5 with over 37,000 students. It provides a wide array of academic studies with 133 undergraduate, 51 graduate and 24 doctoral programs. In 2012 and 2013, it was selected by Times Higher Education as one of the best universities in the world under 50 years old and also the fourth-largest university in the state of Texas. Presently, the University of Texas at San Antonio is in competition to become Texas' third flagship university.
It was during this year's legislative session that the UT System was given uniform designations based upon each institution's respective location. Two years later, San Antonio was finally granted its own institution in The University of Texas System. The university embraces multicultural traditions and serves as a center for intellectual and creative resources as well as a catalyst for socioeconomic development and the commercialization of intellectual property—for Texas, the nation and the world.
In FY 2009, UTSA ranked 3rd place among UT System Components in percentages of purchases involving historically underutilized businesses (HUB). The University of Texas at San Antonio is dedicated to the advancement of knowledge through research and discovery, teaching and learning, community engagement and public service.
Editors, Contributors and Speakers 
The following is the list of scholars from University of Texas at San Antonio who contributed and/or serves as editors for one or more OMICS International journals and conferences