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University of Houston-Victoria

Admission Requirements

Freshmen Requirements
[To be admitted, you must meet 2 of the following 3 requirements]
GPA Test Scores Class Rank
2.0 on a 4.0 scale ACT - 18 Top 50%
SAT - 860* BEFORE 03/2016
SAT - 940** AFTER 03/2016

Critical Reading and Math sections *
Evidence - Based Reading and Writing and Math sections **

1: Complete an on-line application for undergraduate admission via Apply Texas
Application deadlines:    
Summer 2017 (May 16, 2017)
Fall 2017 (August 14, 2017)
2: Send an official transcript to the Admissions department
  • electronic versions are preferred
  • physical copies can be mailed to:
          University of Houston-Victoria
          Office of Admissions & Student Recruitment
          3007 North Ben Wilson Street
          Victoria, TX 77901
3: Submit your test scores
Note on registration eligibility: Student must be TSI complete in order to enroll. To see if you qualify for an exemption, click here.

Home-schooled students are required to take and submit either the ACT or SAT exam and meet 2 of the 3 requirements listed above.  Home-schooled transcripts should show the high school courses completed and in progress, explanation of grades, grade point average, and any honors.  The transcript must include the signature of the principal.

A permanent resident alien who has completed two or more years in, and graduated from, a U.S. high school is required to meet the admission requirements established for U.S. citizens.

International students seeking or holding an F1 student visa must complete all admission requirements in addition to the visa-related requirements prior to being issued an I-20 document.  Additional international student requirements may be found on the International Admissions web page.