University of Houston

#133 in National Universities

  • Public4 Years (or High)Houston, TXDegree-granting, primarily baccalaureate or aboveDoctor's degree43,774 Students58.54 % Acceptance Ratio21:1 Student-Faculty Ratio
    University of Houston is a Public (4 Years or High) college located in Houston, Texas. It has a total enrollment of 43,774 including undergraduate and graduate students and student to faculty ratio is 21:1. It is a Degree-granting, primarily baccalaureate or above school by Carnegie Classification and its highest degree is Doctor's degree. The acceptance ratio for undergraduate school is 58.54% last year.
  • Open Admission Policy
    Acceptance Ratio58.54 %
    Admission Yield38.38 %
    Undergraduate Application Fees$75
    Graduate Application Fees$75

    The acceptance ratio is 58.54% last year at University of Houston where total 19,860 students applied and 11,627 were accepted.

  • In-StateOut-of-State
    Undergraduate Tuition & Fees$9,706$22,066
    Graduate Tuition & Fees$9,046$18,316
    On-Campus Living Costs$13,940
    Off-Campus Living Costs$16,575

    The tuition & fees at University of Houston, for academic year 2017-2018 is $9,706 for in-state students and $22,066 for out-of-students.

    The living cost including room, board, and other expenses is $13,940 when living on campus and $16,575 when living off campus.

    Cost of Attendance
  • NCAA Member

    ROTC Program

    Campus Housing

    Online Learning

    Study Abroad

    Remedial Service

    Career Counseling

    Employment Service

    University of Houston provides various learning opportunities and services for their students.

    It includes NCAA Member, ROTC Program, Campus Housing, Online Learning, Study Abroad, Remedial Service, Career Counseling and more.

    Explore campus life and get your opportunities at University of Houston.

    Learning Opportunities & Services

The Numbers Say it All about University of Houston

Key Stats for University of Houston

Costs of Attendance relatively expensive

University of Houston$22,066
All U.S. Colleges$18,355
Public, 4 Years or High Colleges$18,374
4 Years or High Colleges$22,271
Public, 4 Years or High Colleges in Texas$18,001

Admission Chances relatively difficult to get in


Admission Ratio

  • All U.S. Colleges66.99%
  • Public, 4 Years or High Colleges68.96%
  • 4 Years or High Colleges66.20%
  • Public, 4 Years or High Colleges in Texas67.36%

Financial Helps average in nation


Financial Aid Rates

  • All U.S. Colleges76.94%
  • Public, 4 Years or High Colleges74.61%
  • 4 Years or High Colleges82.17%
  • Public, 4 Years or High Colleges in Texas73.38%

Student Population small

University of Houston43,774
All U.S. Colleges20,523,036
Public, 4 Years or High Colleges8,898,653
4 Years or High Colleges14,093,854
Public, 4 Years or High Colleges in Texas726,226

Graduation Rates average in nation


Graduation Rate

  • All U.S. Colleges47.15%
  • Public, 4 Years or High Colleges45.08%
  • 4 Years or High Colleges48.69%
  • Public, 4 Years or High Colleges in Texas38.62%

Major Programs very diverse majors


Major Programs

  • All U.S. Colleges70
  • Public, 4 Years or High Colleges203
  • 4 Years or High Colleges109
  • Public, 4 Years or High Colleges in Texas207

Distance Learning relatively many online programs


Online Programs

  • All U.S. Colleges8
  • Public, 4 Years or High Colleges21
  • 4 Years or High Colleges15
  • Public, 4 Years or High Colleges in Texas26

Contact Information & Online Resources


University of Houston 212 E. Cullen Building,
Houston, TX 77204-2018
713) 743-1000


University of Houston is accredited by Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges (07/01/1954 - Current).
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