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UH gets a bad rap from the otherSuper BrilliantComputer Science
UH gets a bad rap from the other Texas schools, but I've found it to be a quality education and I've had a great time here. Although I had full rides to several schools(including Rice) I decided this place best fit my major interests. Not a great place to come if all you care about is education, the environment is pretty casual and extremely diverse. There is more to do here than anyone could possibly imagine, you just have to look around.
3rd Year Male -- Class 2003
Surrounding City: A+, Individual Value: D-
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My father was a sharecropper,Quite BrightPharmacy
My father was a sharecropper,
then a refinery lablorer. Had it not been for an institution
such as the University of Houston, i most likely would
have spent my life working in
the plant as did my father. The cosmopolitan, multi- national nature of the university gave me insight &

experience dealing with a variety of cultures which hasserved me well in my profession.

Alumnus Male -- Class 2000
Starting Job: pharmacist;
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The University of Houston has been a dreamQuite BrightMath
The University of Houston has been a dream come true for me. My father attended the University and it was his dream that I do the same, although he left my options up to me.

But I decided to be a Cougar because it was close enough to home to drive back and forth if I wanted to, and because I knew I could get a quality education.Also I realized that my education would be taking place in one of the best job markets around.

4th Year Male -- Class 2002
Surrounding City: A+, Social Life: B-
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