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University of Houston

United States
  • 319 THE World University Rankings 2013-2014
  • 315 THE World University Rankings 2014-2015
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Institution type Public

About University of Houston

Founded in 1927, the University of Houston is the leading public research university in the vibrant international city of Houston. Student gets to choose from more than 100 undergraduate programs and 200 graduate programs of study. Across the disciplines, Houston faculty win awards, earn international acclaim and work closely with students as individuals.

University of Houston conducts research in most academic departments and across disciplinary boundaries. Undergraduate student may even have opportunity to work closely with world-class researchers, making significant discoveries and contributing to the body of knowledge in their field.

Campus information

Residential Life programs enhance the academic mission of the university. By providing a supportive living and learning environment, university support student involvement and active citizenship as well as foster students’ personal growth, critical thinking, intellectual engagement and social responsibility.

  • Academic/Professional
  • Activities Funding Board
  • Event Leadership
  • Council of Ethnic Organizations
  • Frontier Fiesta
  • Homecoming
  • Greek
  • Leadership
  • Student Government Association
  • Student Video Network
  • Volunteering

University provided world-class facilities to student which include high-tech laboratories, modern classrooms and nationally renowned centers such as the Moores School of Music, the Athletics/Alumni Center and the LeRoy and Lucille Melcher Center for Public Broadcasting, which houses KUHTHoustonPBS, the nation's first educational television station; KUHF(88.7 FM), Houston's NPR station; the Center for Public Policy Polling; and television studio labs.

UH is located in Houston, Texas, the nation’s fourth-largest city and the energy capital of the world


Student Housing & Residential Life provides an experience that is focused on student success. We are here to serve you and to support the mission of the University.

First Year Living

  • Cougar Village I
  • Cougar Village II
  • Moody Towers

Sophomore + Up Living

  • Cougar Place
  • Quadrangle
  • Moody Towers

Loft Living

  • Calhoun Lofts

Apartment Living

  • Bayou Oaks
  • Cambridge Oaks
  • Cullen Oaks


Courses available 10

Accounting & Finance 3 Applied, Pure Sciences 4 Computer Science, IT 1 Humanities & Social Sciences 2


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