Why seek a position at UHV? You can make a difference in the university, the community and the lives of students when you work for us. You will join a team of motivated employees who share a vision of making the world a better place through higher education. You also will receive great benefits, a competitive salary, and educational and training programs for professional growth.

Dynamic Destination

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.


The State of Texas pays 100% of full-time employees health insurance premiums and basic life insurance plan. Dependent health coverage is also available and becomes effective at the same time as the employees. Dependent eligibility is subject to an audit by Employees Retirement System or their designee. The state pays for 50% of dependent health insurance premiums. Part-time employees that work more than 20 hours per week are also offered insurance benefits with a portion of the premium benefit provided by the state. 

Optional state benefits include dental, vision, life insurance, and disability insurance.  Employees Retirement System also provides flexible spending health care and dependent care reimbursement accounts.

Faculty & Staff Employment

For those seeking faculty or staff positions, Human Resources provides help for you to view open faculty and staff position descriptions. The UHV Employment Opportunities application system makes it easy to apply online.  

Student Employment

Student jobs are more than just a paycheck. Working on or off campus is a great way to help you pay for educational and living expenses. Working also can be a valuable part of your education. The skills you will get from working will complement your academic courses and communicate to future employers your capability to succeed in a professional office. 

The Career Development Center provides resources to assist students in finding jobs on campus or in the community while they attend UHV. Jobs for Jags is the online job board for UHV’s student job postings. The Career Development Center also offers many other resources for students and UHV alumni.