Questions and Answers

Below you will find answers to many common questions about UTSA Giving Day.

What is UTSA Giving Day? 

UTSA Giving Day is an online event that celebrates the university by encouraging all members of the UTSA community – students, faculty, staff, alumni, donors, and friends - to support areas of campus that are important to them, hopefully financially, but also through sharing the event on social media/via email/text. 

When is UTSA Giving Day? 

April 6 & 7, 2021, will be our first giving day. For 1,969 minutes—or 32 hours, 49 minutes—we will collectively focus on “building the nest” through fundraising and engagement. Giving Day will begin at 10:11 am on Tuesday, April 6 and will end at 7 p.m. on Wednesday, April 7.  

What are challenges? 

Challenges are the most effective tools to encourage people to give and provide opportunities to make an even greater impact for a contribution. A complete list of challenges will be available online during UTSA Giving Day. 


Interested in setting up a challenge of your own? Click here to help motivate others to donate on Giving Day!

Can UTSA employees give via payroll deduction? 

UTSA employees can make monthly gifts via payroll deduction and let us know that it is in response to Giving Day via email at  


For more information on UTSA Giving Day please email

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