UH Has a Disability Services Site
Individuals with disabilities make up 4.0% of the student population at UH. For more information on policies and accommodations that the university provides to ensure all students get the opportunity to participate, you can visit UH Disability Services.
UH for the Military
While not a "service academy", UH does offer support for veterans and those seeking a career in the armed forces. Undergraduates have access to one or more ROTC programs and there is an active student veterans group on campus. For more information, check out our UH for Veterans Guide.
UH offers On-Campus Day Care
For students with young families, UH does offer some day care. Programs like this are often in very high demand, so be sure to inquire as soon as you can.
Freshmen Living Arrangements at University of Houston
UH offers on-campus housing, but freshmen are not required to take advantage of it.
* Data compiled from students who received financial aid, including loans.
Full-time vs. Part-time Studies at University of Houston
UH has a comparatively very large, student body. There were 38,348 undergraduates in 2019. Full-time attendance was 28,029 (73.1%). Part-time attendance was 10,319 (26.9%).
University of Houston is Ranked #234 for Overall Diversity
Compared to other colleges and universities across the nation, UH receives top marks for overall diversity. We rank UH #234 out of 3,514.
The chart below shows each element that we looked at to determine this ranking, and how that metric compares to the national average. 100 would indicate excellent diversity in each category, and 1 would mean poor diversity.
University of Houston Competes in the NCAA
UH has a total of 526 student athletes, 318 men and 208 women who compete in inter-collegiate athletics.
|Total Revenue (all teams)||$32,335,742|
|Total Expenses (all teams)||$32,335,742|
For more information about athletics including per-team sizes, coaching and scholarships check out our Guide to University of Houston Athletics