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Future Students


A degree from Texas A&M is a great investment – one that continues to appreciate over time. We're consistently recognized as a top value in higher education, based on our combination of academic quality and affordability. An education from Texas A&M remains very valuable and very affordable, year after year. The Texas A&M University Higher Education Center at McAllen offers the added benefit of the low cost of living in the Rio Grande Valley. Furthermore, students who live in the Rio Grande Valley can save the cost of room and board by living at home.


How to Apply

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.

To apply as a Freshman, click here

To apply as a Transfer, click here.

For questions about admissions, scholarship and application, contact:

Rio Grande Valley Prospective Student Center

500 N Jackson Rd, Suite A-7
Pharr, TX 78577
(956) 683-8647

Why Higher Education Center at McAllen?

Why should you choose Texas A&M University Higher Education Center at Mcallen? Our students have the best of both worlds in that they benefit from being a part of the larger Texas A&M University family yet attend classes on a campus with a small college feel.