Your Campus Stores

The UTRGV Campus Stores are the preferred locations for students to obtain classroom course materials, supplies, graduation regalia, and officially licensed gifts and clothing. Products can be purchased online at or in-store at one of our convenient locations. Students can have product shipped or they can pick it up at their preferred store.

The UTRGV Campus Stores are Apple Authorized Campus Stores. Looking for a MacBook Pro®, iPad®, and other Apple® products? The Vaquero Tech Center is your place to buy Apple. Shop online today and take advantage of great Back to School Promos and Shop Apple Products. Educational discounts available for students, faculty, staff and UTRGV, UTPA and UTB-TSC Alumni.

Vaquero Tech Center

The Vaquero Tech Centers inside the Campus Stores are a great resource not only for your computer hardware needs. It offers current Apple hardware like the MacBook, MacBook Air, iMac, and other popular systems. As a UTRGV student, you are relying on technology more than ever. As your Campus Stores, we are determined to equip you with the resources that you need to succeed.

Did you know, that when you purchase a computer, laptop, or tablet, you may be eligible for a Cost of Attendance Adjustment? Submit the Cost of Attendance Adjustment Request form and see if you are eligible for it.

Apple Products

Who can buy?

Apple has provided educational discounts to students, faculty, and staff at the UTRGV Campus Stores in Brownsville and Edinburg. Apple has defined these Eligible Individual Purchasers (EIPs) as a Student, which is any individual enrolled in a course of study leading to a degree or certificate from the UTRGV. As an Entering Student, which is any individual who has been accepted by the UTRGV and who has responded by stating his or her intent to enroll in the UTRGV. As a Faculty member, which is any faculty member of the UTRGV. And, as a Staff member, which is any staff member who directly furthers UTRGV's academic mission and is not temporary, employed as a contractor, or acting as a consultant on behalf of the UTRGV.

Personal Purchases of Discounted Apple® Products


  • Educational pricing on Apple Computers exclusive to UTRGV students, faculty, staff, & alumni year-round.
  • Opportunities to save more on top of the education pricing during Fall and Spring Promotions. 
  • Discounts on AppleCare+ Protection Plans & Safeware Accidental Coverage Protection Plans. 
  • Free shipping on any computer purchase. 


  • Higher Education faculty members
  • Full-time and part-time staff members
  • Students taking 6 or more credit hours are eligible to purchase products from UTRGV’s Online Stores and the Vaquero Tech Centers at the Campus Stores
  • Admitted students with a letter of acceptance from UTRGV


  • UTRGV’s Campus Stores will accept cash, Financial Aid transfers, VBucks, American Express, Discover, Mastercard, and Visa.

Finding Your Textbooks

You can find all the necessary course materials for your classes by entering your student ID number or by shopping for the courses you are enrolled in under the “Get Your Textbooks” section of the Campus Stores website. Textbook requirements are also listed on your faculty syllabi.

A student of this institution is not under any obligation to purchase a textbook from a University-affiliated bookstore (Texas Education Code, § 51.9705; 19 TAC 4.214 et seq.). The same textbook may also be available from an independent retailer, including an online retailer.

The Campus Stores accepts cash, credit, VBucks, departmental orders, student financial aid.  When in the store please ask about our widely used programs such as textbook rental, price match, digital download, and buyback.

*UTRGV and UTRGV Campus Stores do not make recommendations on the financing of a computer system or any particular retail store providing merchandise. All sales through this website are with UTRGV’s Campus Stores, and therefore all inquiries, disputes, claims, or questions regarding a transaction through the site must be directed to the Campus Stores. The sole responsibility and decision for obtaining financing rest on our customers. Please contact your financial consultant prior to engaging in a loan. All offers are subject to change at any time and without notice.