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Dr. Teresa Feria Arroyo, UTRGV associate professor of biology, discusses the results of monitoring program of Zika-carrying mosquitoes she and her students conducted earlier this year during a binational conference held Wednesday at the university’s Education Complex Borderlands Room in Edinburg. The binational meeting on the surveillance and control of vector-borne diseases included officials from UTRGV, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), and The National Center of Preventive Programs and Diseases Control (CENAPRECE). (UTRGV Photo by Paul Chouy)

UTRGV, US and Mexican health officials discuss results at binational Zika conference


More than 30 officials representing local, state and national health organizations from the United States and Mexico gathered Wednesday at The University of Texas Rio Grande Valley to discuss results from the monitoring of Zika-carrying mosquitoes in the Valley.

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UTRGV ranks sixth among 56 Texas universities for lowest student loan debt


The University of Texas Rio Grande Valley has been ranked No. 6 in Texas for lowest student loan debt.


Distinguished Speaker Julian Castro - September 27th 2017


The Distinguished Speaker Series (DSS) is a signature program under the leadership of Student Activities, that aims to provide the university and surrounding community with world-class speakers and lecturers

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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