The University Police Department, a Division of the University of Texas System Police, is responsible for the welfare of faculty, staff, students and visitors on campus, as well as the protection of university assets. We enforce state laws and university rules and regulations relating to motor vehicles and traffic on our central campus and satellite facilities throughout the Rio Grande Valley .

Mission Statement

"The University of Rio Grande Valley Police Department protects and serves the campus community of students, faculty, staff and visitors by providing professional law enforcement services and actively promoting community involvement through progressive community policing partnership strategies and a commitment to education."

The UTRGV Police Department Core Values are Integrity, Service and Excellence.

"Integrity first, service before self and excellence in all we do."

Our Commitment:

"Integrity, Service and Excellence in partnership with our community"