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Admissions and New Student Services
The University of Texas-Pan American
1201 W. University Drive
Edinburg, TX 78539-2999

Office Hours:
     Monday through Thursday: 8:00 AM to 6:00 PM
     Friday: 8:00 AM to 5:00 PM
     Saturday: 8:00 AM to 2:00 PM (Closed on Holiday weekends) 

Office: (956) 665-2999
Fax : (956) 665-2687

UTPA Transfer Center
2825 Pecan Blvd. Suite C
McAllen, Texas 78501

Office Hours:
    Monday through Friday: 8:00 AM to 5:00 PM
Office: (956) 665-7442        

Fax: (956) 665-3269


Admissions and New Student Services Staff

Senior Associate VP for Enrollment Services and Interim Dean of Students: Dr. Magdalena Hinojosa
Director of Admissions and New Student Services:  Debbie Gilchrist:
Director of Undergraduate Recruitment: Griselda Castilla
Associate Director of Undergraduate Admissions: Vanessa Valdez
Associate Director of Admissions and New Student Services: Mayra Martinez
Assistant Director of Admissions: Marybel Franco
Assistant Director of Undergraduate Admissions: Jorge L. Teniente
Assistant Director of Outreach and Recruitment: Fidencio Tamez
Admissions Counselor II: Antonio De La Cruz
Admissions Counselor I: Jon-Christopher Cunningham
Recruitment/Financial Aid Outreach Advisor: Cristina De Leon, Brenda Rodriguez
Coordinator of Recruitment and Orientation: Brenda Enriquez
Assistant to VP: Blinda V. Torres
Director of Student Data Analysis and Projects: Kelly Shannon
Assistant Director of Student Data Analysis and Projects: Mario Salinas
Programmer Analyst IV: Rudy Ybanez
Business Analyst II: Nadia Gallegos
Program Coordinator: Elizabeth Trevino
Transcript Evaluators: Cynthia Luna,Gualberto Garcia, Tirso Nava, Marie Martin, Tatiana Carrillo
Document Imaging Specialist: Rogelio Munoz
Administrative Assistant I: Blanca Garcia
Office Assistant III: Grisel Portilla
Office Assistant II: Marina Escobar, Vivian Rios