Student Guide to Technology Resources at UTRGV Quick Start Guide

Introduction to Student IT Services

Self-Service Identity Management

Activate your UTRGV account!

Get help when you need it! The Self-Service Identify Management Portal is available 24/7 Online

Set up your Authentication methods

go to "manage authentication methods" tab to make your account more secure.

myUTRGV Student Portal

  • Register for classes.
  • Check status of financial aid, grants, scholarships and award status.
  • Check your UTRGV email for important information from professors and peers.

Student Applications

  • ASSIST- Access your grades, transcript, course, financial aid and your student bill.
  • Office 365- Access the Microsoft suite online and contact your peers and professors.
  • Blackboard- Access class notes, assignments, assessments, grades, class lectures, discussion rooms, chat sessions, and more!
  • V Link- Get connected with on campus events by networking with your peers.
  • Engagement Zone- Engage in your community by accessing volunteer opportunities with local organizations.
  • vPrint- Print document anywhere on campus (500 printing credits per semester).
  • Handshake- View student employment opportunities.
  • Housing- Apply and view on campus housing opportunities.
  • Major Explorer- Undecided? Take evaluations to navigate the possible major choices.
  • Course Evals- Evaluate your professor at the end of the semester.
  • vSoftware- Download Microsoft Windows for FREE and keep the license after you graduate.
  • EAB Campus- Make appointments with your adviser to discuss your academic path.
  • IT Support Center - Search our client portal to knowledge base Submit technology requests dealing with troubles on campus.

Did you know that through Office 365 you can collaborate with you fellow students?

Download Office 365 to your mobile device(s). Get things done virtually everywhere.

  • Outlook- Official UTRGV email account with 50 GB of storage.
  • OneDrive- Create, save, and edit documents online.
  • Skype for Business- Collaborate with peers using Instant Messaging (IM), multi voice and video calls, online meeting and presentation and screen sharing.
  • Microsoft Teams- Conversations, files, and tools in one place. Access multiple teams to switch projects.

IT Support Center

New and Improved IT Client Portal

New Service Catalog of all IT services

New Knowledge Base to find self-help for common tasks, troubleshooting, training resources, and more

New IT Support Team Member- Wally IT Chat bot will help you navigate the IT Support Center website with ease to find the information you need quickly & easily.

Zoom Online Conferencing

Online video conferencing application that makes it easy to hold impromptu or scheduled meeting, teach online course, conduct training and host webinars.

UTRGV Computer Labs

Access a variety of software, applications, and computing resources for educational and research purposes.


Virtual Labs (vLabs) allows for you to connect to a virtual campus computer lab through an Internet connection from anywhere.

Eduroam WIFI

Connect your devices at any UTRGV campus with your UTRGV email and password.

Stay updated on UTRGV news and announcements with UTRGV Messenger. Bulletins are sent daily to your email.


vCast broadcasts ads and announcements. Look for them across campus.

Access campus information, weekly schedules, campus events and MORE!

HiED Tech Store

Get academic discounts offered on computers, software, accessories, trade-ins, and warranty services.

Charging Stations

Cell phone charging stations are offered in building lobbies and other locations throughout both Edinburg and Brownsville campuses.

Training Services

View available training session dates, times, and locations offered by multiple UTRGV departments.


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