San Antonio colleges and universities extend spring break to pivot online

Coronavirus sends schools online


Alamo Colleges District

Spring break will be extended one week for students. All classes are cancelled March 16-20 as faculty and staff prepare to transition to working, teaching and learning remotely. More information can be found at

Our Lady of the Lake University
#OLLU is extending spring break for students through March 20 to prepare the campus for online instruction. All classes will move to an online format beginning March 21. All OLLU campuses will remain open. Updates can be found at

St. Mary's University

To help ensure the health and safety of our campus community, St. Mary’s University is extending spring break by one week for students. The campus remains open, and faculty and staff will continue campus operations. Classes will resume on campus on Monday, March 23, 2020. St. Mary’s faculty, who uniformly deliver in-person instruction, will use the week of March 16 to prepare for the possibility of delivering effective online instruction. This time will also allow others to ensure the delivery of all University services in the safest way.

Texas A&M University-San Antonio
To prepare for a possible impact on the A&M-SA campus by the spread of the novel coronavirus (COVID-19), A&M-SA will extend spring break for students through March 22. Classes will resume on Monday, March, 23 via online/alternative delivery. Updates here:

Trinity University
Due to the continued spread of the coronavirus, Trinity University will extend its spring break through March 22 and close its residence halls for full-time occupancy for the rest of the spring semester. On March 23, the University will transition to synchronous remote teaching for all classes for the remainder of the spring semester. Updates here:

University of Texas at San Antonio

UTSA is extending spring break for students through the week of March 15 to continue campus preps related to coronavirus. While campuses will be open, all classes will be taught online beginning March 23. Monitor regular updates here:

University of the Incarnate Word

UIW has made the immediate decision to extend spring break through the week of March 16. Beginning Monday, March 23, classes for the remainder of the semester will be held online. UIW will communicate more details on Thursday, March 12. Visit for more.