University of Houston-Victoria

International Programs


The International Programs Office (IPO) is committed to providing services and programs that support the growth, development, success, and retention of international students and scholars in all aspects of their life in the United States, including immigration regulatory advising and processing, cultural adjustment, social enrichment, and assistance with practical matters related to living in the U.S. IPO strives to serve the people of Texas and the world through preeminence in creating, communicating, preserving, and applying knowledge, art, and academic values. We also strive to develop leaders and citizens who will challenge the present and enrich the future. IPO advances and facilitates international engagement at UHV in order to enhance the academic and personal experience of all UHV students. IPO also acts as a center for cultural and educational programming that advances cross-cultural understanding between U.S. and international students and scholars by promoting cultural competence. IPO actively works to collaborate with departments, faculty, and staff in a manner that strengthens and broadens the intercultural and international dimensions at University of Houston-Victoria.

  • Quick, easy admission to UHV
  • Accredited university with quality programs nationally ranked by organizations such as The Princeton Review
  • Excellent, talented faculty delivering high-value education
  • Knowledgeable, dedicated staff to assist you from admissions to graduation and beyond
  • Small class sizes
  • Outstanding preparation for your career
  • Affordable tuition
  • Scholarships available to all students
  • Safe campus environment
  • Exciting, attractive, and entertaining community
  • Job opportunities on campus