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The UTRGV Summer Chess Camp

UTRGV Chess Summer Camp provides fun and learning for area children


Nathan John, 7, rising second-grader at Canterbury Elementary in Edinburg and grandmaster in the making, is perfecting his game this summer at UTRGV’s Chess Summer Camp.

UTRGV School of Medicine welcomed 56 new medical residents

UTRGV School of Medicine welcomes 56 new medical residents to practice in the Valley


The UTRGV School of Medicine (SOM) welcomed its 56 new medical residents during orientation June 22-23 at the Edinburg Medical Education Building.

Strategic Plan

Follow along as we develop our founding Strategic Plan


The development of our founding strategic plan is well underway. This is a campus-wide initiative, and you can follow the progress and provide input and feedback on the strategic planning process website by clicking above.


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Summer Camps

Youth camps to educate and motivate

Railway, chess, piano, math, engineering, saxophone, marine ecology, basketball, soccer, cheer, volleyball, Team Mario, science, technology… the summer camp opportunities are varied and plentiful. Find the right camp and sign up now for summer fun.

UTRGV Benefits and Wellness Affairs

July 11-13

The Office of Human Resources presents the inaugural UTRGV Benefits and Wellness Fair to provide UTRGV employees (UT-Select Members) and retirees with the opportunity to learn more about healthy lifestyle activities and well-being. Please come join us!

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Rio Grande City

UTRGV's Starr County Upper-Level Center in Rio Grande City offers courses in bilingual education, criminal justice, history, English, and anthropology.

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Our 186-acre campus in Edinburg features a new Wellness Center, new residence hall, and a covered walkway that spans the perimeter of campus.

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The McAllen Teaching Site offers education and business courses, primarily serving professionals in the city of McAllen.

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Harlingen is home to the Regional Academic Health Center and UTRGV's 15,000-square-foot, state-of-the-art Smart Hospital and technology complex.

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South Padre Island

UTRGV's Coastal Studies Lab is located on South Padre Island, serves as our marine biology laboratory, and offers graduate level biology courses.

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Our 320-acre campus in Brownsville provides students with state-of-the-art facilities and technology, as well as beautiful architecture and a scenic oxbow lake.

A University for the Rio Grande Valley