University of Houston-Victoria Announces Hurricane Closings

The University of Houston-Victoria, the University of Houston System at Sugar Land and the University of Houston System at Cinco Ranch will close at 1 p.m. Wednesday, September 21, 2005.

Current plans are to reopen all three sites on Tuesday, September 27, at 8 a.m. For updated information, call (361) 570-4848, visit or monitor your local media outlets.

The University of Houston-Victoria, located in the heart of the Coastal Bend region since 1973 in Victoria, Texas, offers courses leading to more than 80 academic programs in the schools of Arts & Sciences; Business Administration; and Education, Health Professions & Human Development. UHV provides face-to-face classes at its Victoria campus, as well as an instructional site in Katy, Texas, and online classes that students can take from anywhere. UHV supports the American Association of State Colleges and Universities Opportunities for All initiative to increase awareness about state colleges and universities and the important role they have in providing a high-quality and accessible education to an increasingly diverse student population, as well as contributing to regional and state economic development.