University of Houston-Victoria

Small Business Development Center

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Small Business Development Center

The UHV SBDC is part of a nationwide small business assistance program serving the small business community and federal, state and local governments. The center offers counseling, training and technical assistance to existing and start-up businesses in an 11-county area. To make an appointment for business services or register for a UHV SBDC workshop, call the center at (361) 485-4485, at (877) 895-7232 or email us.

Help Improve What’s Known About Small Businesses


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Owners and key financial decision-makers of for-profit businesses, share your recent experiences. Did your business seek financing such as loans or lines of credit in the last 12 months? How would you rate the financial condition of your business?

The Federal Reserve’s 2022 Small Business Credit Survey is open for responses, and UHV SBDC is a partner in this effort. By taking the survey, you contribute to data that directly informs the Fed, federal government agencies, service providers, policymakers, and others—ultimately benefitting your business and other businesses like yours. Take the 10-minute survey now.

Take the Survey

The survey is open to businesses currently in operation, those recently closed, and those about to launch. All responses are confidential.

The survey closes November 4, 2022. Questions? Contact the UHV SBDC at sbdc@uhv.edu

New Clients

To become an SBDC client and have access to business assistance, fill out a New Client Sign Up.

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Sign up for the UHV SBDC newsletter at or get it on your smartphone by texting UHVSBDC to 22828.

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University of Houston-Victoria SBDC is a proud member of the Texas South-West SBDC Network, is funded in part through the State of Texas and a cooperative agreement with the U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA), is hosted by the University of Houston-Victoria, and accredited nationally by America’s SBDC.