School Overview

The University of Texas Rio Grande Valley is a Public, 4 years college located in Edinburg, Texas. UTRGV ranked 235th in National Universities and 22nd in Texas Colleges.
It has a total enrollment of 32,441 including undergraduate and graduate students and student to faculty ratio is 21 to 1. It is a Doctoral/Research University school by Carnegie Classification and its highest degree is Doctor's degree - research/scholarship and professional practice. UTRGV's acceptance rate is 93.90% last year (undergraduate school).
The University of Texas Rio Grande Valley is accredited by Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges.
Contact Information
Address1201 W University Dr, Edinburg, TX 78539-2999
Admission Information
Online Application
Net Price
School Category
School TypePublic, 4 years
Carnegie CategoryDoctoral/Research University
Highest Degree OfferedDoctor's degree - research/scholarship and professional practice

Admission Information

The acceptance rate of The University of Texas Rio Grande Valley is 93.90% and the yield (also known as enrollment rate) is 40.27%. The application fees are $50 for graduate programs.
Open Admission Policy
Acceptance Rate93.90 %
Yield (Enrollment Rate)40.27 %
Graduate Application Fees$50

Tuition & Fees

UTRGV's 2022 tuition & fees is $9,541 for Texas residents and $19,333 for out-of-students. For graduate programs, its 2022 tuition & fees is $8,333 for Texas residents and $15,677 for out-of-students.
Texas ResidentsOut-of-State
Undergraduate Tuition & Fees$9,541$19,333
Graduate Tuition & Fees$8,333$15,677
*Data Source: 2021-2022 Tuition & Fees - National Center for Education Statistics (NCES)

Student Population

A total of 32,441 students have enrolled for academic year 2021-2022. Among them, 23,608 students have enrolled online exclusively to earn their degrees. UTRGV has 26,762 undergraduate students and the graduate school has 5,679 students. You can check student population by gender, age, race/ethnicity, attending status, and online learning.
Total Students32,441
Undergraduate Students26,762
Graduate Students5,679
Online Enrollment23,608

Offered Degrees and Programs

Number of programs139 Programs
Offered Degrees/ProgramsBachelor's
Post-Bachelor Certificate
Post-Master Certificate
Doctorate (Research)
Doctorate (Professional Practice)

On-campus Services

Remedial services
Academic/career counseling service
Employment services
Placement services for completers
On-campus day care for students

Learning opportunities

Distance Learning (online classes)
Study Abroad
Weekend/Evening College
Teacher Certification