UHV NewsWire
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UHV cancels classes, closes university

All University of Houston-Victoria classes and events that start after 2:30 p.m. Thursday are canceled, and the university will close at 5 p.m. due to the inclement weather conditions.

Canceled classes and events include all UHV face-to-face, Interactive Television and online classes, and scheduled events in Victoria, Sugar Land and Cinco Ranch. Classes and events also are canceled on Friday. All classes will resume at all locations on Saturday unless a further delay is necessary.

The university will close at 5 p.m. Thursday for the safety of its employees and will re-open at 1 p.m. Friday with limited services available.

Updates regarding UHV will be available at www.uhvemergency.info, through the media or by calling the university’s general information phone number at 361-570-4848 or toll free at 877-970-4848.

The University of Houston-Victoria, located in the heart of the Coastal Bend region, offers courses leading to more than 65 bachelor’s and master’s degree programs and concentrations in the schools of Arts & Sciences, Business Administration, Education & Human Development, and Nursing. UHV provides face-to-face classes at its Victoria campus as well as teaching sites in Fort Bend and Harris counties, and online classes that students can take from anywhere. Since its founding in 1973, UHV has provided students with a quality university education from excellent faculty at an affordable price.