University of Houston-Victoria

International Programs

Contact Us

International Programs

University West Building, Suite 228
Phone: +1 (361)570-4106
Fax: +1 (361)580-5540
To schedule an appointment.

Email Inquiries/ Document Processing:

Email inquiries can take upto 2-5 business days depending on the request. Admissions, I-20/ DS2019 issuances, address updated, OPT updates may take 3-5 business days, OPT and CPT may take a minimum of 5-7 business days. Invitation letters, SSN letters and Driver's License letter may take 3-5 business days. Please allow International Programs adequate time to work on admissions.

Chat/ Meet with us

  1. For prospective/potential students, every Thursday at 11am U.S. Central Standard Timezon,
    1. Click the zoom link,
    2. Student must register to attend Zoom session. 
  2. Current UHV student, then the student must use UHV credentials and create an appointment using Microsoft Bookings at
    To create or schedule appointment 
  3. If students wish to meet with a Primary/Designated School Official at the campus location students are required to create/schedule.
Ludmi Herath

Ludmi Herath
Director of International Programs
Phone: (361) 570-4109

Yvonne Garcia

Yvonne Garcia
International Student Coordinator
Phone: (361) 570-4123

Shonna Jud

Shonna Stirneman
Senior Administrative Secretary
Phone: (361) 485-4482

Alyssa Patek

Alyssa Patek
International Student Specialist
Phone: (361) 570-4136

Sharron Varghese

Sharron Varghese
Coordinator, International Student Recruitment
Phone: (361) 485-4441

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