University of Houston-Victoria

Emergency Management

UHV Fire in University West

Spring Break Extended, Classes Moving to Online

UHV is extending its spring break through Tuesday, March 24. Beginning Wednesday, March 25, all UHV and UHV Katy classes will move to online only through the end of the spring semester. All university events are canceled through the end of the semester. The residence halls will remain open in Victoria, and offices at both UHV and UHV Katy will remain open.

Updated March 17, 2020 at 10:08 a.m.

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Emergency - West Closed

UHV University West is closed at least through Monday, March 16, because of smoke and fire damage. Due to health and safety regulations, faculty and staff who work in that building should not report to work or try to enter to retrieve belongings. Further information about when to return will be sent Monday, March 16.

Updated March 14, 2020 at 10:46 a.m.

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Emergency Alert - Fire

A fire of unknown origin has occurred in UHV University West. The building will be closed until at least noon Friday, March 13, and faculty and staff who work in that building should wait to report to work until receiving further information.

Updated March 12, 2020 at 11:14 p.m.

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UHV Coronavirus (COVID-19)

Coronavirus Disease (COVID-19)

The link above will connect you to the Texas Department of Health and Safety. 

COVID-19 Update – March 14, 2020

Texas COVID-19 Cases1

County of Residence2

Number of Cases3

Bell

1

Bexar

1

Collin

5

Dallas

8

El Paso

1

Fort Bend

9

Galveston

1

Gregg

4

Harris

10

Lavaca

1

Montgomery

3

Smith

3

Tarrant

3

Travis

1

Total

51

1DSHS will update the state case count each day by noon Central Time.
2Patient may be undergoing treatment in facilities in other counties.
3Does not include repatriation cases.