The University of Texas Rio Grande Valley

Department of Physician Assistant Studies College of Health Affairs

Admission Documents

Statement of Purpose

Self-Appraisal Checklist

Admissions Deferral Policy

Admissions File Policy

Advanced Placement/Transfer Policy

Advanced Placement & Proficiency Examinations 

The physician assistant department does not offer advanced placement or proficiency examinations for any coursework. All students must complete the entire professional curriculum in residence at The University of Texas Rio Grande Valley.

Criminal Background Check Requirements

Technical Standards

*For more information on PA admission documents, please contact the PA office.