The University of Texas Rio Grande Valley

Department of Physician Assistant Studies College of Health Affairs

Student Engagement

UTRGV Physician Assistant students Megan Castillo, Melissa Caro and Benito Lopez won first place recently in the Texas Academy of Physician Assistants 2016 Medical Challenge Bowl. They now move on to the national competition in May in San Antonio. (UTRGV Photo by Paul Chouy) Read more...


We have various programs to engage our students with opportunities for on-going personal and professional development.

  • Apple Distinguished Program
  • RGV PA Society
  • Pre PA Society UTRGV