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Real Life, Real Experiences, Real Connections

At the University of Houston, you’ll find a college experience that will transform your future to what you envision. Our nationally-ranked programs drive students to discover the multitude of academic resources that are available on-campus and online while our student-run organizations and athletics have something for everyone and connect students in authentic Coog culture. Volunteerism and community service are also a big part of UH’s commitment to engage students directly with local centers and nonprofits. We are Houston’s University.



Find out more about the University of Houston and all it has to offer.

  • About UH

    About UH

    Established in 1927, UH is the only public Tier One research university in Houston.

  • Majors & Minors

    Majors & Minors

    We offer programs for undergraduate, graduate, and doctoral students.

  • Students at the student center

    Campus Life

    Come to campus for class, stay on campus for the experiences.


Your life is one destination after another, each a new beginning. At UH students can develop their interests and apply them to real life situations with community partnerships our university has shaped over the years. At the University of Houston, your ambition can take you anywhere.

Discover UH history, culture and traditions on your mobile device as you walk through campus by viewing photos and listening to the audio at each stop. Download the adventure.





Ready to make it happen? Here’s everything you need to know about applying as an undergraduate, graduate student, or international student. You’ll also find information about UH’s generous financial aid programs. We look forward to welcoming you to the University of Houston!

*The University of Houston has some majors that have additional admission criteria. View FreshmanTransfer and International special major requirements.

Paying for School

To apply for federal financial aid, file the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) at fafsa.gov (school code: 003652). Our helpful and knowledgeable financial aid staff can help you pursue grants, work-study, on-campus jobs, and loans (student and parent).

New Coogs

Have you been admitted as a undergraduate student to the University of Houston? Congratulations! Your adventure begins at UH.

  • New Student Orientations

    New Student Orientations

    Conferences for all new UH undergraduate students. Completion is required prior to advising and course registration.

  • Register for Housing

    Register for Housing

    Want to live on campus? Find more information on how to apply for housing.

  • UHin4


    UHin4 is a program that helps students follow a comprehensive plan to graduate on-time in 4 years. 

  • Student Resources

    Student Resources

    Already a Coog? Find more resources for current students.

Welcome Center

Contact Us

In Person
Welcome Center Room 120
University of Houston
Office of Admissions
Welcome Center
4434 University Drive
Houston, TX 77204-2023
Request Information
Online Form
713-743-1010, option 4