What is the Migrant Student Success Office?
The Migrant Student Success Office serves the needs of the rapidly growing student migrant population at UTPA. Our priority is to offer additional support to all migrant students during their academic career.
How We Can Help You
College Assistance Migrant Program (CAMP)
Navigating the college application process can be overwhelming. CAMP assists high school students apply to universities in their area. In addition, CAMP offers assistance in:
CAMP is a first year support program for college migrant or seasonal farm worker freshmen at The University of Texas- Pan American. Each year we serve seventy students. Contact us at (956) 665-5333 or CAMP@utpa.edu , to see if you qualify for services.
The LLC is a great place to begin and continue your college career. You share floors in the residence halls and attend classes together and ultimately, study together. The Abriendo Caminos program offers:
Contact us at (956) 665-2080 or email@example.com to see if you qualify for services.
High School Equivalency Program (HEP)
The High School Equivalency Program (HEP) is a federally-funded program providing migrant and seasonal farmworkers (and persons working in various other agriculturally-related activities) with classes and support services aimed at helping them attain their General Educational Development (GED) certificate. Eligible family members may also apply. Contact HEP office at (956) 665-2521 or firstname.lastname@example.org or visit their website at www.utpa.edu/hep for more information regarding their services and admission requirements.
Together with Region One, migrant high school juniors and seniors from across the Rio Grande Valley gain university -level experience, while earning two high school credits. Students also receive on-campus college residential experience, paid professional workplace internships and college readiness and leadership seminars while living on the UTPA campus. This is summer enrichment program.
Contact us at (956) 665-2080 or email@example.com to see if your school participates in this program.