International Students


Facts & Statistics

  • Over 1,000 international students call UTRGV their home
  • UTRGV enrolls students from 67 different countries. Our Top 5 countries includes;  Mexico, India, China, Venezuela, and Brazil
  • Among international students at UTRGV, 26% are graduate students and 74% are undergraduate students
  • 65% are taking courses at the Edinburg campus, 27% are at the Brownsville campus, and 8% travel between both campuses

Our Community

The Rio Grande Valley is known as one of the most affordable cost of living areas in the entire country. On-campus housing is available at our campuses in Brownsville and Edinburg, with an abundance of support services for international students. Here, you’ll be a part of a truly welcoming, friendly community.

UTRGV offers a wide range of academic programs. These programs leads to bachelors, masters, and doctorates degrees. UTRGV is a multi-campus institution and educates more than 29,000 students in South Texas, and beyond.