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Undergraduate Admissions

Beginning with applicants for the Fall 2020 semester, the Higher Education Center at McAllen (HECM) will be accepting applications from domestic and international freshman and transfer students.  

All students seeking admission to the HECM will complete the application for Texas A&M University.  Students are considered for admission to the HECM as part of the admission process to Texas A&M University. Students applying to majors that are offered in College Station and McAllen may indicate McAllen as their preferred location on their application.

Great news! The deadline to apply to the Texas A&M Higher Education Center at McAllen is extended until May 1, 2020.

To get started, click here (opens Jan 1)

For questions about admissions, scholarship and application, contact:

Rio Grande Valley Prospective Student Center

5277 North 23rd Street
McAllen, TX 78504
(956) 683-8647


Graduate Admissions

Master of Public Health Application
The application and other requirements of the program are available online at Master of Public Health.  Additional requirements for international applicants are posted on the International Applicant Information page.

Schedule a Visit

We welcome visitors all throughout the year. Whether you're a prospective family, a high school, or any group that is interested in learning more about HEC McAllen, we welcome you. Visitors will receive a brief presentation and a tour of our campus.  If you are interested in scheduling a visit, please click here or schedule by phone at (956) 271-1305.