Undergraduate Admissions


Welcome and thank you for your interest in becoming a Vaquero.  This site is designed to provide you with the information needed to complete the application process.  Feel free to browse these pages and find out more about UTRGV and if you have any questions don’t hesitate to get in touch!


The Undergraduate Admissions Office is committed to providing excellent customer service to prospective and returning students and the University community. This will be accomplished by ensuring that efficient processes and procedures are in place to process admissions documents and guide prospective students effectively to facilitate a smooth transition to UTRGV.


Staff Directory

Dara Newton
Associate VP for Strategic Enrollment

Marybel Villasenor Garcia
Director of Undergraduate Admissions 

Celeste Trevino
Associate Director of Undergraduate Admissions 

Melissa Martinez
Admissions Officer 
Janet Amador
Admissions Officer 
Tatiana Carrillo
Admissions Officer 
Jose Reyna
Admissions Specialist 
Claudia Ramirez
Admissions Specialist 

Yvette Pena
Admissions Specialist 
Marie Martin
Admissions Specialist 
Tirso Nava
Admissions Specialist 

Hilary Garza
Admissions Specialist 

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