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Vaqueros enjoy a hotdog and a handshake at Brownsville Picnic with the President

Vaqueros enjoy a hotdog and a handshake at Brownsville Picnic with the President

09.03.2015

Students began pouring into El Gran Salón as soon as the doors opened at 11:30 a.m. for the Best Week Ever’s Picnic with The President.

UT Chancellor McRaven attends flag-raising, proclamation celebrations for UTRGV’s first day

UT Chancellor McRaven attends flag-raising

08.31.2015

The University of Texas Rio Grande Valley opened its doors today to 29,045 students for its #FirstClass.

The Stomp, fireworks highlight close of UTRGV’s first day

The Stomp, fireworks highlight close of UTRGV’s first day

09.01.2015

The University of Texas Rio Grande Valley capped off its first day of classes Monday with its signature event, The Stomp.

Events

Orange Out

Orange Out

09.04.2015

Celebrate a new era of excellence for UTRGV Athletics. Join us Friday for the "Orange Out" game and a free concert featuring Costello. Donate four non-perishable food items to gain free admission to the games.

Picnic with the President

Picnic with the President

09.03.2015

What better way to familiarize yourself with Founding President Guy Bailey and his staff than by having them serve you lunch. Join us for free food, music, games and giveaways.

Community

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Community Connection

Whether you’re an entrepreneur looking for help with your business plan, a family wanting to attend a cultural event, a student seeking an experiential learning opportunity or a researcher looking for a community-based partnership, discover the many ways UTRGV engages with the community.

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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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Edinburg

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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McAllen

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

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Harlingen

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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Brownsville

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 Valley