UTSA president Ricardo Romo issues statement regarding leave

Romo placed on administrative leave pending investigation into conduct


UTSA president Ricardo Romo on Friday publicly responded for the first time since he was placed on administrative leave.


Romo was put on leave Tuesday while officials investigate allegations of misconduct.

In the statement, Romo said the investigation centers "on a complaint brought by an employee against the university and me personally."

Romo said he "wholeheartedly agreed" with being placed on leave.

He also thanked the community for the support he's received.

Below is a timeline of Romo's tenure as UTSA president:

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