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
For COVID-19 small business resources, go to

How We Help

The San Antonio Small Business Development Center provides education and no-cost business advising services to entrepreneurs and people wanting to start their own business. Our seminars are generally taught in small classes of no more than 20 people allowing for personalized interaction between the SBDC instructor and attendees and providing opportunities to address individual questions. Our training topics range from basic start up knowledge to technical financial assistance, strategic planning, leadership, marketing and more.

Our business advisors can help you with many facets of your small business. Confidentiality is guaranteed and a stipulation of our doing business with you. Essentially, our services are tailored to fit your needs.