University of Houston-Victoria

Student Success Coaches

Meet the Student Success Coaches

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Student Success Coaches are here to assist incoming freshmen students and returning students with less than 45 credit hours. They provide services such as advising, registration help, success coaching, and skill building.

Student Success Coach Breakdown

Student Success Coaches 0-45 Hours

Courtney Bosier-Hawthorne


Health Studies


  • Exercise Sports
  • Science
  • Pre-Allied Health
  • Sports Management
  • K-12 Teacher Cert

Bachelor of Science

  • EC-6
  • Grades 4-8
  • Special Education

Cherlyn A. Hodge


Arts and Sciences

  • Communication, BA
  • Communication, BS
  • Communication Design, BA
  • Creative Writing, BA
  • English, BA
  • History, BA
  • Spanish, BA
  • Criminal Justice, BS
  • Political Science, BS
  • Psychology, BA
  • Psychology, BS
  • University Studies, BA (0-120 Hours)
  • University Studeis, BS (0-120 Hours)

Jesse McLain


Arts and Sciences

  • Biology, BS
  • Computer Information Systems, BS
  • Computer Science, BS
  • Digital Gaming, BS
  • Mathematics, BA
  • Mathematics, BS

Sara Thurmond


Business (BBA)

  • Accounting
  • Economics
  • Finance
  • General Business
  • Healthcare Administration
  • Human Resources Management
  • International Business
  • Management
  • Marketing
  • Supply Chain Management


Now that you are a Jaguar, you need to download the Navigate app to help you stay on track throughout your time here at UHV. Navigate will let you schedule an appointment with me, organize your to-do’s on one easy timeline, remind you about deadlines, give you tips to create good habits, and more.

Using your smart phone follow the steps below: 

  1. Search for “Navigate Student” and download the app.
  2. Search for “Victoria” and select the University of Houston-Victoria.
  3. Sign in with your UHV log in information. (This log in is the same as your email and JagSpace.)
  4. Once the app opens, click “Appointments” and schedule an advising appointment with your advisor in the Student Success Center.