University of Houston-Victoria

Victoria, Texas

Team Name: Jaguars

Address: 3007 N. Ben Wilson St., Victoria, TX 77901


Phone: 361-570-4848

Facebook: UniversityofHoustonVictoria

Twitter: UHVictoria

University of Houston-Victoria

Victoria, Texas

THE UNIVERSITY OF HOUSTON–VICTORIA (UHV) has offered quality higher education at a great value since 1973. UHV students choose from more than eighty academic programs face-to-face and online in the colleges of business, education and health professions, liberal arts and social sciences, and natural and applied science.
UHV’s main campus in Victoria is two hours from Houston, San Antonio, Austin, and Corpus Christi. Tuition rates are among the lowest in Texas, and students benefit from customized financial aid.

In 2021, UHV opened a new science, technology, engineering, and mathematics building and UHV Northwest, an off-campus center to house athletics, the kinesiology program, classrooms, and regional business initiatives. Additionally, the university is planning construction of a health and wellness center to open in 2024.
At UHV, students can choose from many popular majors, including digital gaming, criminal justice, accounting, management, kinesiology, nursing, and teaching. Athletic programs compete in the Red River Athletic Conference, Association of Independent Institutions, and National Association of Intercollegiate Athletics. 

By The Numbers


Acceptance Rate N/A
Median composite SAT score 975
Median ACT score 20
Undergraduate Enrollment 2,860
Students on Financial Aid 95%


In-State Tuition $297.86 per semester hour
Out-of-State Tuition $705.86 per semester hour
Room and Board $7,001+


African American Students 15.1%
Asian American Students 7.7%
Hispanic Students 40.3%
International Students 4.6%
Male/Female Ratio 34/66

Campus Life

Greek System No
Freshman Living on Campus
Freshmen Who Return 57%
Student/Teacher Ratio 19:1
Full-Time Faculty 130


Graduation in Four Years N/A
Graduation Overall N/A
Alumni Who Give $ to School N/A

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