University of Houston-Victoria

International Programs

Contact Us

International Programs

University West Building, Suite 228
Phone: +1 (361)570-4106
Fax: +1 (361)580-5540
To schedule an appointment


Email Inquiries/ Document Processing:

Email inquiries can take upto 2-5 business days depending on the request. Admissions, I-20/ DS2019 issuances, address updated, OPT updates may take 3-5 business days, OPT and CPT may take a minimum of 5-7 business days. Invitation letters, SSN letters and Driver's License letter may take 3-5 business days. Please allow International Programs adequate time to work on admissions.  

Chat/ Meet with us

  1. For prospective/potential students, every Thursday at 11am U.S. Central Standard Timezon,
    1. Click the zoom link,
    2. Student must register to attend Zoom session. 
  2. Current UHV student, then the student must use UHV credentials and create an appointment using Microsoft Bookings at
    To create or schedule appointment 
  3. If students wish to meet with a Primary/ Designated School Official at the campus location students are required to create an appointment through <a title="Use alt + click to follow the link" href="
    Ludmi Herath

    Ludmi Herath
    Director of International Programs
    Phone: (361) 570-4109

    Yvonne Garcia

    Yvonne Garcia
    International Student Coordinator
    Phone: (361) 570-4123

    Shonna Jud

    Shonna Stirneman
    Senior Administrative Secretary
    Phone: (361) 485-4482

    Alyssa Patek

    Alyssa Patek
    International Student Specialist
    Phone: (361) 570-4136

    Sharron Varghese

    Sharron Varghese
    Coordinator, International Student Recruitment
    Phone: (361) 485-4441

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