The First Year Experience

Welcome to your first year at UTRGV!  We congratulate you on your success!  You did it!  But what now?  How will navigate through a campus that encompasses the Rio Grande Valley?  Which classes should you take?  How will you meet new people?  College isn't just about fitting in or creating a vast social life.  It is about connecting with a community of people who will challenge you and help you shape the future.  After all, WE WILL CHANGE THE WORLD!

The First Year Experience is the foundation of your UTRGV experience.  We are a collaborative and comprehensive set of academic and social experiences all aimed at aiding you transition into UTRGV. Take a moment to see all that we have to offer.