The College for Health, Community and Policy (HCAP) trains students to develop solutions for complex social issues to improve the well-being of our communities. By engaging directly with the City of San Antonio, students and faculty live the college's mission to advance human health every day.

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Find your place

With nine undergraduate and 11 graduate programs, HCAP has something for every passion and interest. Each program offers a strong research component as well as opportunities for community engagement. 

student success center

Thrive and succeed

The HCAP Student Success Center is your one-stop-shop for resources to make the most of your college career. We’ll help with your current classes, resume building, networking and connecting with your fellow students. 

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Support HCAP

Gifts to the college ensure our students and faculty receive the best training and resources available. 

“My professors are change agents in educational leadership, and provided a nurturing environment to foster challenging thinking.”
Mark Perez '21, BS in Public Administration and Policy

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Degree programs

147k+

Internship hours

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Research centers

$4.8M

In grants awarded across 22 projects

HCAP Events

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Oct

2

2023

Mellow Mondays

Get mellow with the SSC

Oct

3

2023

Downtown Autumn Festival Social

Join the Graduate School for our monthly Downtown Social featuring free food and Graduate School swag giveaways!

Oct

9

2023

Mellow Mondays

Get mellow with the SSC

Oct

10

2023

Career Bridge

Learn the ins and outs of VMock