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Thanks a Million H-E-B!


Christmas came early to The University of Texas Rio Grande Valley with a $1 million gift from H-E-B that will assist in establishing an endowed Chair for the South Texas Diabetes & Obesity Institute (STDOI).

Wells Fargo Donation to UTB, UTPA & UTRGV

Wells Fargo invests in success at UTB, UTPA, & UTRGV


Over the past year, the financial services giant and its nonprofit foundation have given $73,300 toward scholarships and athletics programs to UTB, UTPA and the soon-to-be UTRGV School of Medicine.

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Welcome to The UTRGV School of Medicine


"We are at the beginning a powerful journey for the Rio Grande Valley. In rapid succession, The University of Texas System will open a new university in 2015 and medical school in 2016." - Dean Francisco Fernandez, M.D.

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