The UTSA Institute for Economic Development is open for business.
Each of our small business service centers are available to you during this difficult and unexpected time.
One-on-one confidential consulting will continue. We are available to assist you by email, phone, or video conference.
Some traditional classroom-based training/events will be available electronically.
For SBA Economic Injury Disaster Loan information, go directly to

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UTSA Procurement Technical Assistance Center (PTAC) counselors provide training and networking opportunities. Specialized classes, monthly networking meetings, and business matchmaking events are also provided. You are not required to be a current client of UTSA PTAC to participate or register for training. Registration is strongly recommended as seating is limited.  Classes are typically a few hours long – an easy time investment for any entrepreneur.  On upcoming events, please click on the PTAC Event tab.

If you have questions or need additional assistance, please email us at or contact Clara Chavez, PTAC Training Coordinator at





7-Jul Veteran First Certification Program (CVE) 1 PM – 2 PM
9-Jul How to Do Business with Alamo Colleges 1 PM – 2 PM
16-Jul Doing Business with Department of Health & Human Services (HHS) 10 AM – 11 AM
23-Jul Understanding Government Contracting 101 10 AM – 11 AM
28-Jul Building a Proposal and Submitting an Offer 1 PM – 2 PM
29-Jul SBA HubZone Program Training 10 AM – 11:30 AM
12-Aug GSA Selling to the Federal Government 10 AM – 11 AM
20-Aug Understanding Government Contracting 101 10 AM – 11 AM
20-Aug How to Win Contracts with Past Performance 1 PM – 2 PM
7-Sep Intro to Defense Contract Audit Agency (DCAA) 1:30 PM – 2:30 PM


UTSA Downtown Campus
501 W. César E. Chávez Blvd.,
Durango Bldg. Rm. 3.202
San Antonio, TX  78207


  • Free Parking: Located on Lot D-3 underneath the overpass on the corner of Pecos-La Trinidad St. and W. Cesar E. Chavez Blvd.
  • UTSA Garage Parking: Cost is approximately $2 per hour and is located on Pecos-La Trinidad St, between Buena Vista St and Cesar Chavez Blvd. Visitor parking is on the roof level of the Garage.