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The University of Houston

Instate Tuition (2013-2014)
Out-of-state Tuition (2013-2014)

UHouston Address

HOUSTON, TX 77204--2018
General info:(713) 743-1000
Financial aid office:(713) 743-1010
Admissions office:(713) 743-1010University Homepage

Tuition + UHouston Housing (2013-2014)

Undergrad Application Fee: $50
Grad Application Fee:$50

Tuition Payment Plan:Yes
Campus Housing Capacity:8,008
Freshman Must Live on Campus: No

University Makeup (2013-2014)

# of Undergrads: 36,468
# of Grad students: 9,714
# of Part time: 113
Total Students: 46,182




American Indian



Pacific Islander




Financial Aid

64% First time, full time students receive federal aid and the average amount is $1,203

41% of students receive State/Local grants and the average amount is $4,148

65% receive instiutional grants and the average institutional award is $5,840

37% receive student loans and the average amount is $6,164Net Price CalculatorFinancial Aid Website
Public 4 year or above Institution
Research Universities (very high research activity)
Doctoral/Research Universities--Extensive

Special Programs

Optometry Medical Program
Pharmacy Program
Law Program
Teacher Certifications

Admissions Requirements

Secondary School Record Required
Secondary School GPA N/A
Secondary School Rank N/A
Test Scores Required
Competencies N/A

Special Credits

HS College Credit: Yes
AP Credit: Yes
Life Experience Credit: No
Special Credits(other): No

Applicants Admitted

60% men vs 57% women admitted

Applicants vs Admissions (2013-2014)

Men Applicants:8,044
Women Applicants:9,363
Men Admitted:4,795
Women Admitted:5,372

Student Services

Library On Campus
Remedial Services
Counseling Services
Employment Services
Placement Services
Day Care On Campus


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