University of Houston-Victoria

Student Success Coaches



The mission of Success Coaches is to help students acquire the skills and confidence necessary to succeed in higher education by providing support and connecting them to resources.


  1. Increase visibility of Student Success Coaches on campus while drawing attention to services provided by the Success Center.
  2. Provide freshmen and sophomores with an exceptional advising experience.
  3. Increase retention of all students through the Academic Success Referral (ASR) system.
  4. Help students hone the skills necessary to be successful in college.
  5. Improve students communication skills..
  6. Encourage campus and community involvement.
  7. Help students set attainable goals and formulate plans to achieve them.