The University of Houston-Victoria is dedicated to providing students with the opportunities they need to make their mark in the world. Established in 1973 with the main campus located in the small city of Victoria, Texas, UHV offers courses leading to 70 bachelor’s and master’s degree programs and concentrations.
Face-to-face classes are offered at UHV’s main campus in Victoria, as well as a teaching site in Katy, a Houston suburb. Online classes allow students to earn a degree from anywhere. The main campus is located in the welcoming town of Victoria, conveniently located just two hours from the major cities of Houston, Austin, San Antonio and Corpus Christi.
UHV by the Numbers
Students come to UHV expecting to earn a quality, affordable degree. They stay when they realize that UHV offers personalized attention and small class sizes where they will be able to succeed. UHV Fast Facts will give you a quick overview of the university. To reach a specific person at the university, view our Employee Directory.
Your education doesn’t have to be expensive. UHV is ranked the seventh most affordable public university in Texas, and our Office of Financial Aid is committed to helping students get the most aid possible, whether that is through scholarships, grants or loans.
UHV prides itself on the personalized attention faculty and staff provides to students. In fact, the faculty-to-student ratio in classes is just 18:1. Programs such as the Student Success Center provide students with advising, writing assistance and subject-area tutoring to help them succeed in their classes.
The University of Houston-Victoria in Victoria, Texas, offers a unique combination of excellent, affordable and personalized academic and leadership opportunities to empower students to become successful 21st-century citizens in an increasingly complex world. Accredited and nationally ranked programs are offered at an affordable price with automatic scholarship opportunities available to international students. UHV graduates are given the tools they need to make their mark in society. At the University Of Houston Victoria, International Programs functions as a catalyst for internationalization and a hub for all things International for our International Student and Scholars.
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