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The University of the Incarnate Word extends a welcome invitation to all groups wanting to visit our campus. Before requesting a tour, please review our Policies and Procedures to learn more about the request process and limitations.



Group Tour Policies and Procedures

  • All groups must fill out a request form.
  • Group tours are offered to groups 10 or more. Groups 41 or more students will require special accommodations.
  • We cannot accommodate more than 99 students per tour.
  • High School groups are given priority.
  • Groups must provide one chaperone per 10 Students.
  • Tours begin at 9:00am and 2:00pm, Monday – Friday.
  • We can only accommodate two groups per day.
  • Our group visits consist of a one-hour walking tour and optional 30 minute Admissions Presentation (excluding Elementary aged groups)
  • We require at least three-week advance notice for group visits to ensure proper accommodations.
  • We are unable to accommodate groups during the following times:
  - Saturday or Sunday
  - Labor day – September 4th, 2017
  - Fall Break 
– October 19th to October 20th, 2017
  - Thanksgiving – November 22nd to November 24th, 2017
  - Christmas Break – December 24th, 2017 to January 1st, 2018
  - Martin Luther King Jr. – January 15th, 2018
  - Good Friday – March 30th, 2018
  - Fiesta Battle of Flowers – April 27th, 2018

If special accommodations are required, please highlight them in the notes section of your request form or contact the Office of Admissions at 210-829-6005,

The Office of Admissions responds to requests on first-come, first-served basis. High-school aged groups are given priority. The UIW Office of Admissions is unable to facilitate group tours who do not submit a request at least three weeks prior to their intended visit date. For more information or if you have questions, please contact the Campus Visit Coordinator at


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