UTRGV One of the Most Affordable Universities in the Nation for Hispanics

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College can be expensive, but the University of Texas Rio Grande Valley, believes it doesn’t have to be. 

Which is why they are at the top of the list of the most affordable colleges for Hispanics in the nation, with an Estimated average cost of attendance of $10,639, the college’s tuition rates are one of the lowest in the state.

And with a retention rate of 79%, most students will spend all four years at the university and ultimately graduate with a degree.

Since 1992, the federal government has recognized more than 490 colleges as Hispanic-Serving Institutions that have a full-time student body that’s at least 25% Hispanic, which includes UTRGV. 

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