Student Life & Services
Opportunities for the development of leadership skills and for civic engagement are offered to students through participation in recognized university organizations. Students are encouraged to participate in service, honor, or professional organizations. Visit our Student Organizations website for more information on active organizations at http://www.uhv.edu/student_org/. Policies for the recognition and operation of student organizations can be obtained upon request from the Office of Student Activities & Services or accessed online at http://www.uhv.edu/student_org/.
Student government at UH-Victoria exists in the form of the Student Senate. This governing body's purpose is to promote communications among constituents of UHV, enhance the unique educational environment of UHV, and address specific needs of students in order to provide a voice to and for the student body with respect to academic and cultural matters. The membership is composed of President, Vice-President, Secretary, Treasurer, Speaker of the Senate, Director of Public Relations, Director of External Affairs, fifteen Senator at Large representatives from the Victoria campus, as well as a representative from UHSSL and UHSCR, two Sophomore Representatives, two Junior Representatives, two Senior Representatives, and two Graduate Representatives. All members are elected each spring by the student body. Additional information can be accessed from the student handbook at http://www.uhv.edu/student_org/SS/.