UTRGV Vaqueros Athletics

Preparing Our Student-Athletes for Excellence in Life

The University of Texas-Rio Grande Valley Department of Intercollegiate Athletics is a Division 1 member of the National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA). The UTRGV athletics department focuses to provide student-athletes with the academic resources necessary to earn their baccalaureate degree while participating in sports competitions.

The department also aims to raise community interest and awareness in local college sports by promoting a sense of unity and pride at UTRGV and throughout the Rio Grande Valley. As a growing university garnering national attention, UTRGV invites all community members to show their Vaquero pride and support during sporting events.

UTRGV offers students the opportunity to participate in and support the following sports programs for men and women:

  • Baseball (Men only)
  • Basketball
  • Cross Country
  • Golf
  • Soccer
  • Tennis
  • Track & Field
  • Volleyball (Women only)

Show your support for our committed Vaquero athletes by staying up-to-date with the latest sports events. Visit the UTRGV Vaqueros website here.

UTPA Dept. of Intercollegiate Athletics

1201 West University Dr.

Edinburg, TX. 78539

Phone: (956) 665-2221

Fax: (956) 665-2261

UTPA Athletics website


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