Program Cost and Financial Aid

Tuition and Fees

See general UHV tuition and fees at Tuition and Fees.

Nursing Program course fee $24 per course.

University Scholarship and Financial Aid

Visit Financial Aid for information regarding applying for University financial assistance. Students should complete the FAFSA application and the University of Houston-Victoria Scholarship Application.

M.G. and Lillie A. Johnson Foundation

The University of Houston-Victoria’s new RN to BSN online program currently has funds available to assist with Nursing Program tuition and fees. Scholarships available are from the M.G. and Lillie A. Johnson Foundation.

Nursing program scholarships are available for RN to BSN full-time and part-time students who live in the Coastal Bend Area, which comprises of the following counties: Aransas, Bee, Calhoun, Colorado, Dewitt, Goliad, Gonzales, Jackson, Karnes, Lavaca, Matagorda, Refugio, Victoria, and Wharton.

Johnson Nursing Program Scholarship criteria:

  • Full-time or part-time nursing student
  • Minimum GPA 2.0
  • Scholarships are non-need based
  • Recipients can be full time, ¾ time, ½ time or less than half time

Johnson Scholars Award pays full tuition, fees, and books (course materials). The criteria for this scholarship is:

  • Full-time student
  • Excellent academic record, which is a GPA of 3.50 or greater
  • Demonstrated leadership potential
  • Faculty/Supervisor Recommendation – Leadership Excellence Form


Complete the Nursing Program Scholarship Application (Johnson Scholars Application will require the Recommendation form and return via mail or fax). Do not leave any questions unanswered/incomplete. We will not consider incomplete applications. Upon completion of the application:

Mail to:  Nursing Program
              Scholarship Application
              3007 N. Ben Wilson St.
              University Center, Suite 122
              Victoria, Texas 77901

Fax:       (361)580-5580
Subject: Scholarship Recommendation

Nursing Scholarship Application  All applications for nursing program scholarships will complete this 2-page form.

Johnson Scholars Leadership Excellence Recommendation Form  Only applicants for the Johnson Scholars will submit the Recommendation from Faculty/Supervisor.