Student Success Center
The Student Success Center is a comprehensive resource center for students. We promote student success by working closely with faculty to provide academic support programs. We offer a writing center and a peer education program for students at all levels in addition to supplemental instruction and testing. Our writing and peer education services are delivered face-to-face and online in order to meet the demands of our diverse and widespread student population.
By appointment or online, the Student Success Center's staff reviews class papers, articles for publication, and university publications. Face-to-face tutoring is available in Victoria. To find out how to have materials reviewed online, visit Online Tutoring.
In response to student or instructors’ requests, the Center also offers subject area tutoring in mathematics, computer science, and biology during some semesters. Students may discuss concerns related to courses that are in progress.
The Center also provides academic testing services in Victoria for UHV students (correspondence and entrance or placement exams) and on behalf of UHV faculty (makeup exams). To schedule a test session, individuals can call (361) 570-4288.
The Center maintains a comprehensive website that contains writing and ESL resources, including such items as APA and MLA documentation and grammar.
Hours of Operation
The Student Success Center's hours of operation vary by service. Please visit the following links:
Face-to-Face Tutoring/Writing Assistance. Appointments are needed for the Student Success Center's face-to-face writing review service. Appointments are not needed for online tutoring.
Subject-Area Tutoring. Includes what subjects are being tutored, what hours the tutoring is available, and where.
Testing Services. Appointments are needed for the Student Success Center's testing services.
Tutoring Services - Writing: 361-570-4291
Tutoring Services - Subject Area: 361-485-4428
Student Success Center Main Number: 361-570-4288
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