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UTRGV UTeach students present research at Interventions conference in San Antonio


Nine students from The University of Texas Rio Grande Valley’s UTeach program presented their research findings at the ninth annual Understanding Interventions that Broaden Participation in Science Careers conference.

The University of Texas Rio Grande Valley presented its annual Earth Fest, which kicked off at the UTRGV Brownsville Campus Wednesday, April 19. Earth Fest will also be held on the Edinburg Campus on Thursday, April 20. Pictured are students from Brownsville’s Incarnate Word Academy that presented their yearly Trashion Show where they created clothes from recycled materials. Two seventh graders from the private Catholic school displayed their costumes based off Star Wars androids R2-D2 and C3-PO. (UTRGV Photo by Veronica Gaona)

UTRGV kicks off Earth Fest celebration in Brownsville


The Office of Sustainability at The University of Texas Rio Grande Valley held their annual Earth Fest, Wednesday, April 19, which brought sustainable living experts and representatives to the campus to promote how we can make a difference in our environment each day.

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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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It’s time to make your reservation

Students admitted to UTRGV must attend New Student Orientation to learn about the many resources available on campus. Yes, it’s mandatory, but it’s a fun day, and you’ll meet other future Vaqueros, just like you!

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Student Services and Resources

U Central is UTRGV’s one-stop service center for student support, including Financial Aid, Registration, Admissions, and the Bursar’s Office. U Central is here to provide essential resources that support the success of students.


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Mariachi Aztlán & Friends Cinco de Mayo Concert

On Monday, May 1, celebrate the pageantry and beauty of the mariachi in anticipation of the Mexican holiday Cinco de Mayo. Award-winning UTRGV Mariachi Aztlán will be joined by high school mariachi ensembles from Los Fresnos and Port Isabel to give the audience a blockbuster evening of vibrant mariachi music and song.

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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