University of Houston-Victoria


Freshmen Admissions Process

Priority Application Deadlines:

Fall (August 10th) Spring (January 3rd) Summer (May 10th)

*New freshmen can only attend class at the main campus in Victoria


Freshman admissions approval is based on class rank, GPA, and SAT or ACT scores. To be admitted to UHV, incoming freshmen must meet at least two out of three of the following requirements:

  1. Be ranked in the top 50 percent of their graduating class
  2. Have a minimum 2.0 GPA (on a 4.0 scale)
  3. Meet or exceed scores of 940 (SAT) or 18 (ACT)

Vaccination Requirement:

How to Apply:

  • Go to ApplyTexas and submit a freshman admissions application ($25 non-refundable fee will apply)
  • Submit all official academic transcripts and test scores to Admissions

Former Students:

A former UHV student is required to submit:

  1. a new admission application
  2. $25 non-refundable/non-transferrable application fee
  3. official transcripts from all institutions attended since last enrollment at UHV (if applicable)

 Who are former students?

  • Students who have not enrolled at UHV for 13 uninterrupted months (3 consecutive terms) from their initial semester
  • Students with an application which has been discontinued for non-enrollment
  • Has earned a bachelor's or graduate degree

Admissions Forms

All Students

Freshmen and Transfer Students