University of Houston - Victoria (UHV)

University of Houston-Victoria, North Ben Wilson Street, Victoria, TX, United States

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The University of Houston–Victoria (UHV) is a four-year state university and one of four distinct institutions in the University of Houston System. Its campus spans 20 acres (8.1 ha) in Victoria, with satellite location at UH System center in Katy. Founded in 1971, UHV has an enrollment of over 4,300 students.

The school's athletics teams are known as the UHV Jaguars; the university has fielded baseball and softball teams, and men’s and women’s soccer and golf teams. The UHV Jaguars are members of the Red River Athletic Conference and compete in the National Association of Intercollegiate Athletics (NAIA) Division I.

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Endowment: US$15.2 million

Administrative staff: 213

Students: 4,335

Undergraduates: 2,664

Postgraduates: 1,671

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