University of Houston-Victoria

COVID-19

Admissions Policy Update

To help alleviate the additional stress from COVID-19, UHV has made temporary modifications to both undergraduate and graduate admissions policies.

Freshmen

  • Minimum GPA of 2.5 on a 4.0 scale
  • Ranked in top 60 percent of graduating class
  • Test optional (students who meet the above two criteria will be admitted)
  • Due to school closings, unofficial transcripts will be permitted (official will be due in the fall)

Graduate Students

  • Meet general graduate program admission criteria
  • Test optional (holistic review without test scores dependent of department)
  • Official transcripts required (universities are open and still functioning)
  • Unofficial will be permitted with strict deadlines

Transfer Students

  • Same current GPA criteria
  • Official transcripts required (universities are open and still functioning)
  • Unofficial will be permitted with strict deadlines

Application Fees: All application fees for all student populations will be waived for students applying for summer and fall 2020 only with a deadline of Aug. 10.

Undergraduate and Graduate Summer II Deadline: Wednesday, July 1, with a document deadline of July 2.