THE UNIVERSITY OF HOUSTON–VICTORIA (UHV) has offered quality higher education at a great value since 1973. UHV students can choose from more than eighty academic programs face-to-face and online in the schools of arts and sciences; business administration; and education, health professions, and human development.
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 fall 2021, UHV opened a new science, technology, engineering, and mathematics building and UHV Northwest, which houses athletics, the university’s kinesiology program, classrooms, and regional business initiatives. In addition, the university is planning construction of a health and wellness center slated to open in 2023.
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.