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Dr. Havidán Rodríguez

Havidán Rodríguez Named President of University at Albany


The State University of New York (SUNY) Board of Trustees today announced the appointment of Dr. Havidán Rodríguez as the 20th president of the University at Albany. The appointment will take effect mid-September.

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UTRGV School of Medicine to open specialty pediatrics clinic


The University of Texas Rio Grande Valley School of Medicine is planning to open a pediatrics clinic soon, to help meet the needs of specialty pediatric care in the community.

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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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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.

Summer Bridge

Summer Bridge to Calculus

Attention incoming freshmen: If you intend to major in Engineering or Computer Science, and if you need college credit for calculus, sign up for the FREE Summer Bridge to Calculus program ASAP. Click here for more info.


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UTRGV students help build ‘greener’ tomorrow at IDEA Pharr

When Ariana Garza, a 10th-grade teacher at IDEA Pharr Academy, was looking for help with the design and construction of a greenhouse on her campus, students and faculty from the UTRGV Department of Manufacturing and Industrial Engineering and the UTeach Certification Program stepped up to lend hand.

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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