University of Houston-Victoria



Once you are admitted into UHV, it is important to refer to this checklist so that you are fully prepared

Step 1

Setup your Office 365 student account.

Step 2

Apply for financial aid.

Step 3

If you are in need of housing, check out UHV’s housing options at Jaguar Village.

Note: Housing is only available in Victoria.

Step 4

Meet with your academic advisor

Step 5

Get to know UHV through our online orientation or schedule a personal tour of campus. You will benefit greatly by learning what resources are available to help you.
Virtual Experience


Step 6

Pay your tuition and fees balance after financial aid and any waivers have been applied.

Step 7

Order your Paw Pass - Not only does your Paw Pass serve as your official student ID, but you also will need it for library access, meals and access in and out of the residence halls.

Step 8

Buy your textbooks - Most textbooks can be purchased, rented or downloaded (ebooks).