The University of Texas Rio Grande Valley

Resources

  • Counseling and Psychological Services (CAPS)

    The Counseling Center provides free and confidential counseling services for UTRGV students to address mental health concerns, and seeks to promote personal growth and well-being among our campus community through education and outreach activities.  CaPS is open 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m., Monday through Friday.

    Edinburg, University Center 109  Ph: (956) 665-2574
    Brownsville, Cortez Hall 237  Ph:(956) 882-3897
  • Student Accessibility Services

    Student Accessibility Services exists to facilitate students’ equal access to university programs and services, promote student learning and development, foster independence and self-advocacy, and provide leadership to the campus on disability issues. Hours are M-F 8:00 A.M. - 5:00 P.M.

    Edinburg, University Center 108 , Ph: (956) 665-7005
    Brownsville, Cortez Hall 129, Ph: (956) 882-7861
  • Substance Abuse Services

    The Collegiate Recovery Program are non-clinical services to help students work through the process of recovery from addictive behaviors such as substance abuse. It is an opportunity to find support by connecting with fellow students who are also going through recovery. It is also a way to connect with professional help if needed. Hours are M-F 8:00 A.M. - 5:00 P.M.

    Edinburg,  University Center 109  Ph: (956) 665-2574
    Brownsville, Cortez Hall 237  Ph:(956) 882-3897
  • Military and Veterans Success Center

    To assist student veterans, guardsmen, reservist, and their dependents in the pursuit of educational goals. The Military and Veterans Success Center (MVSC) serves as a liaison between students receiving military educational benefits and the Department of Veteran Affairs.  Hours are M-F 8:00 A.M. - 5:00 P.M.

    Edinburg, University Center 218,  Ph: (956) 665-7934
    Brownsville, Cortez Hall 224,  Ph: (956) 882-8980
  • Student Rights and Responsibilities

    To educate students about their rights and responsibilities as community members, help them understand the balance between individual and community rights, and foster a community atmosphere conducive to academic success. Hours of operation are M-F 8:00 A.M. - 5:00 P.M.

    Edinburg, University Center 315, Ph: (956) 665-5375
    Brownsville, Cortez Hall 204, Ph: (956) 882-8287
  • Office for Victim Advocacy and Violence Prevention (OVAVP)

    The Office for Victim Advocacy and Violence Prevention (OVAVP) works with students, staff, and faculty, and community partners to strive for a campus free from gender-based and interpersonal violence and to facilitate services for victims and survivors of sexual assault, domestic violence, dating violence, stalking, sexual harassment, and interpersonal violence.

    Edinburg, LEAC 156, Phone: (956) 665-VAVP (8287)
  • Other Resources