February 2, 2019
University of Texas, San Antonio

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San Antonio

San Antonio, Texas, Heimat des Alamos und des Riverwalks. Eine der größten texanischen Städte und das beliebteste Ferienziel dieses amerikanischen Bundesstaates. Erfüllt von einem Geist, der so warm und freundlich ist wie das Klima. San Antonio wartet darauf, auch Ihre Sinne mit tausendenderlei Dingen, die es hier zu sehen, zu hören, zu schmecken und zu fühlen gibt, erfüllen zu können.

Lassen Sie sich nicht die jahrhundertalten historischen Stätten entgehen. In seiner Architektur, seinen Sehenswuerdigkeiten und Museen spiegelt San Antonio ueberall ein reiches und kulturell vielschichtiges Erbe wider. Hier finden Sie die ersten Ansätze spanischer und mexikanischer Siedlungen. Deutsch Pioniere. Und Cowboys aus der Wildwestzeit.

Places to Stay

San Antonio Hotels

All of these hotels are within minutes of UTSA.

Holiday Inn Express San Antonio I-10 Northwest
4800 Woodstone Blvd
San Antonio, TX 78230
(210) 877-2500

Staybridge Suites
6919 North Loop 1604 West
San Antonio, TX 78249
(800) 225-1237

Four Points by Sheraton
6809 North Loop 1604 West

San Antonio, TX 78249
(210) 690-0300

Drury Inn & Suites Near La Cantera – San Antonio
15806 IH-10 West
San Antonio, TX 78249
(210) 696-0800

UTSA Campus Map

Click here to get a printable copy (without special indications of locations): Printable Campus map

LEGEND OF CAMPUS COMPLEX  
Buildings ( ***Denotes buildings used for Sprachfest)

***(MH) McKinney Humanities Building
***(MS) Multidiscipinary Studies Building

***(MB) Main Building

(JPL) John Peace Library Building (Food Options)
(HUC) H-E-B University Center (Food Options)

The University of Texas at San Antonio 6900 North Loop 1604 West, San Antonio, TX 78249
(210) 458-4011

Download (PDF, 173KB)

UTSA Parking Map

Parking Information

Buses may load/unload using the VIA Bus circle near MH Building and by the Main Building. Buses must park in lot BK5. (This is new this year!!) Buses should plan on using the big loop (Peace Blvd. to Tobin Ave. to Barshop Rd. to Brackenridge Rd.) to get to the lot (or vice versa for pick up). Buses may not use Brennan Ave. as a throughway across campus.

Vehicles may park in BK1 or BK2 in unmarked spaces without parking permits. Hourly parking is also available in the Bauerle Road and Ximenes Avenue Garages at the current hourly rate.  Bauerle Road Lot 3 or Ximenes Avenue Lot are Fac/Staff A Lots and NO LONGER require a parking permit on Saturdays.  If you find other Faculty Parking A, Faculty Parking B, or Commuter Parking, you may park without permits.  Parking in any other areas (or these lots without permits/hourly payment) may result in a campus parking citation!

Click here to get a printable copy (without special indications of locations): Printable Parking map

LEGEND OF CAMPUS COMPLEX  
Buildings ( ***Denotes buildings used for Sprachfest)

***(MH) McKinney Humanities Building
***(MS) Multidiscipinary Studies Building

***(MB) Main Building

(JPL) John Peace Library Building (Food Options)
(HUC) H-E-B University Center (Food Options)

The University of Texas at San Antonio 6900 North Loop 1604 West, San Antonio, TX 78249
(210) 458-4011

Download (PDF, 173KB)

Buildings used for contest

Here are floor plans for the buildings that we will be using for easier navigation!  Please keep in mind, when you see the room number on the schedules, the first number indicates the level, second number indicates the area or quadrant of that level, and the third number is the actual room number.

Please double check the posted room numbers on contest day in the event of any last minute room shifts, etc.!!!!

McKinney Humanities Building (MH) 2nd Level – Breakfast/Tab Room, Score Room, Music, Written Tests, Dance events, Arts, Scavenger Hunt.

 

McKinney Humanities Building (MH) 3rd Level – Declamation, Pass Auf!, Video Show.

 

Multidisciplinary Building (MS) 2nd Level – Oral Tests, Duets, Puppet Shows, Oral Presentation, Pair Discussion.

 

Multidisciplinary Building (MS) 3rd Level – Vocal solo, Chorus.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Upcoming

Jan. 12, 2018
Sprachfest online registration due by 11:59 p.m. in order to qualify for early-bird price of $10 per student. Online registrations submitted after this point incur the regular registration fee of $12 per student.

Jan. 19, 2018:
Sprachfest online registration due by 11:59 p.m. (regular deadline).

Jan. 22, 2018:
Postmark deadline for Sprachfest payment, regardless of whether you completed your online registration by the early-bird or the regular deadline.

Feb. 3, 2018:
Sprachfest 2018

Feb. 9, 2018
State online registration due by 11:59 p.m. in order to qualify for early-bird price of $10 per student. Online registrations submitted after this point incur the regular registration fee of $12 per student. Also, deadline to apply for the Mary El-Beheri Memorial Scholarship.

Feb. 16, 2018:
State online registration due by 11:59 p.m. (regular deadline). Also, postmark deadline for State payment, regardless of whether you completed your online registration by the early-bird or the regular deadline.

Important Dates

Feb. 23, 2018
Texas State German Contest, Texas State University, San Marcos

Mar. 9, 2018
Gail Cope Scholarship applications due

April 30, 2018
Teacher Grant applications due

February 2, 2019
Sprachfest 2019

February 23, 2019
Texas State German Contest 2019

Contact Us

Sprachfest Director
Suzy Holland
suzy.holland@gmail.com

Sprachfest/TSGC Mailing Address
Texas State German Contests, Inc.
PO Box 2043
Boerne, TX 78006

Onsite Director
Dr. Christopher Wickham
One UTSA Circle
San Antonio, TX 78249