School Overview

University of Houston is a Public, 4 years college located in Houston, Texas. Houston ranked 96th in National Universities and 8th in Texas Colleges.
It has a total enrollment of 47,090 including undergraduate and graduate students and student to faculty ratio is 23 to 1. It is a Research University (very high research activity) school by Carnegie Classification and its highest degree is Doctor's degree - research/scholarship and professional practice. Houston's acceptance rate is 65.52% last year (undergraduate school).
University of Houston is accredited by Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges.
Contact Information
Address212 E. Cullen Building, Houston, TX 77204-2018
Admission Information
Net Price
School Category
School TypePublic, 4 years
Carnegie CategoryResearch University (very high research activity)
Highest Degree OfferedDoctor's degree - research/scholarship and professional practice

Admission Information

The acceptance rate of University of Houston is 65.52% and the yield (also known as enrollment rate) is 27.92%. The application fees are $75 for undergraduate programs and $75 for graduate programs.
Open Admission Policy
Acceptance Rate65.52 %
Yield (Enrollment Rate)27.92 %
Undergraduate Application Fees$75
Graduate Application Fees$75

Tuition & Fees

Houston's 2022 tuition & fees is $9,699 for Texas residents and $21,891 for out-of-students. For graduate programs, its 2022 tuition & fees is $9,727 for Texas residents and $18,871 for out-of-students.
Texas ResidentsOut-of-State
Undergraduate Tuition & Fees$9,699$21,891
Graduate Tuition & Fees$9,727$18,871
*Data Source: 2021-2022 Tuition & Fees - National Center for Education Statistics (NCES)

Student Population

A total of 47,090 students have enrolled for academic year 2021-2022. Among them, 39,797 students have enrolled online exclusively to earn their degrees. Houston has 39,165 undergraduate students and the graduate school has 7,925 students. You can check student population by gender, age, race/ethnicity, attending status, and online learning.
Total Students47,090
Undergraduate Students39,165
Graduate Students7,925
Online Enrollment39,797

Offered Degrees and Programs

Number of programs233 Programs
Number of online programs1 Programs
Offered Degrees/ProgramsBachelor's
Doctorate (Research)
Doctorate (Professional Practice)

On-campus Services

Remedial services
Academic/career counseling service
Employment services
Placement services for completers
On-campus day care for students

Learning opportunities

Distance Learning (online classes)
Study Abroad
Weekend/Evening College
Teacher Certification