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Faculty Announcements

Current Announcements

Blackboard service interruption from 1-5 a.m. Friday, May

Friday, May 08, 2015

The Blackboard Managed Hosting Engineers will perform an infrastructure maintenance at our VA2 datacenter. Please take note that this is a service impacting maintenance occurring on a Friday when we perform some infrastructure optimization. We anticipate approximately 15 minutes or less of service interruption

Prepare for the GRE

Monday, May 11, 2015

If you are planning to enroll in a graduate program and need to pass the GRE, The Language Institute is offering an intensive preparation course.  This four-day course will be offered from Monday through Thursday beginning Monday, May 11-14 with a $150 tuition fee. 

Science Cafe Monday, May 11

Monday, May 11, 2015

The May Brownsville Science Cafe will be Monday, May 11 at El Hueso de Fraile in downtown Brownsville at 7:30 p.m. Join us for a fun informal evening of talks and discussion with local experts on a wide range of topics including science, art, and humanities. Treats and beverages will be available for

Need help preparing for the ACT?

Tuesday, May 19, 2015

The Language Institute offers a preparation course that covers all the areas of the ACT exam. Students meet from 6-9 p.m. Tuesdays and Thursdays for four weeks with a different subject being covered each week. The course is scheduled to end the same week of each of the national ACT
Ongoing Announcements

Microsoft Lync is Now Skype for Business

Tuesday, April 21, 2015

Microsoft Lync is Now Skype for Business.  You may have noticed that Lync has been rebranded as Skype. Please be assured that the functionality remains the same.
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University Library Final Exam Hours of Operation

Monday, April 20, 2015

The University Library extends its hours of operation a week before and during final exams to provide a safe and comfortable research and study environment free of disruption for its students, staff and faculty. Please visit us at The schedule... More >>

Math & Science Academy Application Deadline

Monday, April 20, 2015

The deadline to apply to MSA for FAll 2015 is May 9. Do you know someone who wants to be a part of our award-winning high school program for students gifted in math and science? At the MSA, students take classes from university faculty with current UTRGV students in an environment of close supervision... More >>

Humans of UTB

Monday, April 06, 2015

Currently seeking volunteer photographers for Humans of UTB.
Inspired by Humans of New York, we felt compelled to share our unique culture and experiences on the UT Brownsville campus.
Be a part of it!... More >>

Need a little extra help with your classes?

Thursday, April 02, 2015

Need some help preparing for final exams? Looking for a space to study in comfort? Please come by our Foreign Languages and Social Sciences Learning Center in Student Union 2.16 and get the help you need or relax in our new student lounge. Same great service! Amazing new space!... More >>

Schlitterbahn SPI tickets available

Thursday, March 26, 2015

On sale now (until 5/15/15):
Adult Season Pass - $113
Child Season Pass - $83
Purchase season passes at the UTB Accounting & Finance Cashier Windows at Main.... More >>

Financial Aid Summer Request Form is now available on UTB Online

Wednesday, March 18, 2015

The Summer 2015 Request Form for Financial Aid is available via UTB Online. Grant funding is available on a first come, first serve basis. 
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SMART Recovery

Thursday, January 29, 2015

Discover the power of choice with the alternative recovery meeting. We are a self-empowering, abstinence based, support group (not a 12-step program).... More >>

Overeaters Anonymous

Wednesday, January 28, 2015

Free and open to all UTB students, faculty and staff Every Wednesday from 6:30-7:30 p.m. in Cortez Hall, Room 220... More >>
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