Non Degree Seeking Students

If you do not plan to pursue a second degree and are interested in taking undergraduate courses in order to fulfill pre requirements or educational objectives for a particular undergraduate or graduate program, apply for admissions using the steps outlined below.

Please note: Non-Degree seeking students are not eligible for most forms of financial aid and are not eligible to obtain an F-1 Visa.

If you earned a degree at UTRGV or UTPA and are applying for admissions as a Non-Degree Student:

  • Log on to http://www.applytexas.org
  • Complete the Readmit application.
  • Under the Educational (colleges attended) and Test Information Section, question 2, indicate you have earned a bachelor’s degree, from UTRGV along with date conferred.
  • Submit college transcript that indicates Bachelors or Graduate degree earned.

If you earned a degree at another regionally accredited institution including UT Brownsville and are applying for admissions as a Non-Degree Student:

  • Log on to http://www.applytexas.org
  • Complete the Transfer application.
  • Under the Educational (colleges attended) and Test Information Section, question 2, indicate you have obtained college credit or earned a bachelor’s degree along with the name of the institution that granted the degree and the date conferred.
  • Submit college transcript that indicates Bachelors or Graduate degree earned.

All required documents can be submitted in several ways:

In-person at U Central Locations:

Edinburg Location:
1st Floor Student Services Building (ESSBL)1201 West University Drive Edinburg, Texas 78539
Office Hours: 8:00 – 6:00pm M-Th, 8:00 – 5:00pm F

Brownsville Location:
The Tower, Main 1.1001 West University Boulevard Brownsville, Texas 78520
Office Hours: 8:00 – 5:00pm M-F

Mail to:

UTRGV Student Enrollment
Visitors Center 1.113
1201 W. University Drive
Edinburg, Texas 78539

Electronic Submission of Documents can be emailed to: application@utrgv.edu

Tuition and fees must be paid by the semester deadline.

If you will require a parking permit, visit the UTRGV Parking Portal. Various forms of payment are accepted.