University of Houston

The University of Houston is established in and located at Houston, Texas 77204-2018. Being part of public higher education institution that offers 210 degrees of study overall and has a common calendar system as Semester . The University of Houston provides Public‚ 4-year or above and has City: Large setting for the students.

The programs that are offered in University of Houston consists of Graduate degree or certificate offering, Undergraduate degree or certificate offering, Doctor’s degree, Doctor’s degree - research/scholarship and professional practice in more than 25 Subject areas as well as 136 specializations.

Contact Details

212 E. Cullen Building
Houston, TX 77204-2018
Ph: 2147483647
Fax: 0
Official Website

University of Houston
: Public‚ 4-year or above
Awards offered
Graduate degree or certificate offering
Undergraduate degree or certificate offering
Doctor’s degree
Doctor’s degree - research/scholarship and professional practice
: Yes
Calendar system
: Semester
Undergraduate application fee
: $ 50
Graduate application fee
: $ 50

Admissions & Requirements

University of Houston Undergraduate application fees is $50 and Graduate application fees $50. Below table’s shows University of Houston admission requirements, Act and SAT test scores percentile.

Admissions :



  Required Recommended Neither Required nor Recommended
Secondary school GPA    
Secondary school rank    
Secondary school record    
Completion of college-preparatory program    
Formal demonstration of competencies    
Admission test scores    
Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.)    

SAT & ACT Tests Statistics

Test Scores 25th Percentile 75th Percentile
SAT Critical Reading 490 610
SAT Math 540 640
ACT Composite 22 27
ACT English 20 27
ACT Math 23 27

Tuition & Financial Aid

Financial Aid:


Tuition In-District In-State Out-Of-State
Average Tuition for Full-Time Undergraduates $7,483 $918 $312
Required Fees for Full-Time Undergraduates $7,483 $918 $312
Per Credit Hour Charge for Part-Time Undergraduates $15,979 $918 $666
Average Tuition Full-Time Graduates $8,694 $918 $483
Required Fees for Full-Time Graduates $8,694 $918 $483
Per Credit Hour Charge Part-Time Graduates $15,066 $918 $837

Historical Expenses Data

campus 2013-14 2012-13 2011-12 2010-11
On campus, room and board $8,912 $8,753 $8,318 $7,300
On campus, other expenses $3,950 $3,950 $3,874 $4,171
Off campus (not with family), room and board $10,600 $10,200 $9,800 $9,636
Off campus (not with family), other expenses $5,500 $5,500 $5,122 $5,421
Off campus (with family), other expenses $5,500 $5,500 $5,122 $5,421


Sports NCAA/NAIA member NCAA/NAIA conference number
Football American Athletic Conference
Basketball American Athletic Conference
Baseball American Athletic Conference
Cross Country/Track American Athletic Conference


Scholarship Name Majors Award amount Deadline Awards available
Ruth S. Hughes Memorial Scholarship Business Varies 1-Mar Varies
Thomas Gunter Memorial Scholarship Business Varies 1-Mar Varies
Don A. Sanders Scholarship Liberal Arts and Social Sciences $500 1-Apr Varies
Dr. Ronald S. Lepow Scholarship Anthropology‚ Economics‚ Political Science‚ Psychology‚ Sociology $1,200 1-Apr Varies
E. Virginia Barnett Scholarship Liberal Arts and Social Sciences $500 1-Apr Varies
Social Sciences Scholarship Anthropology‚ Economics‚ Political Science‚ Psychology‚ Sociology $500 1-Apr Varies

University of Houston Majors with degree levels

The University of Houston is up with semester based academics that offer 136 majors.

  • Bachelor Degree : 88 Majors
  • Master Degree : 78 Majors
  • Doctrate Degree : 44 Majors

Natural Resources and Conservation

Architecture and Related Services

Communication‚ Journalism‚ and Related Programs

Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services



Engineering Technologies and Engineering-related Fields

Foreign Languages‚ Literatures‚ and Linguistics

Family and Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences

Legal Professions and Studies

English Language and Literature/Letters

Liberal Arts and Sciences‚ General Studies and Humanities

Biological and Biomedical Sciences

Mathematics and Statistics

Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies

Parks‚ Recreation‚ Leisure and Fitness Studies

Philosophy and Religious Studies

Physical Sciences


Public Administration and Social Service Professions

Social Sciences

Visual and Performing Arts

Health Professions and Related Programs

Business‚ Management‚ Marketing‚ and Related Support Services


Note: Information stated about University of Houston College are been referred from IPDES. For the updated information like Application Cost, Admission requirements, Tuition fee, Majors and for more, please visit the official website of University of Houston College.