Profiles in Excellence


The “UTPA Profiles in Excellence” provides an opportunity to recognize students who have made outstanding contributions to the university and local community. The Office of the Dean of Students and the Office of Public Affairs partner to select and showcase students of the week for this recognition program.  Selected students are featured in The Monitor and on the UTPA website.

Undergraduate and graduate students may be nominated by faculty and staff on the basis of academics, athletics, arts, community service, leadership and attitude.

·         Nominees must be currently enrolled and have a cumulative grade point average of 2.5 or higher at the time of nomination.

·         Undergraduate students must have obtained 45 or more credit hours at UTPA.


Nominations may be submitted online through BroncLink.


For more information, please call (956) 665-2260 or email