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COLLEGE PROFILE

University of Houston

Houston, TX

Web Sitewww.uh.edu/
Institution TypePublic
CoeducationalYes
Undergraduate Students34,716
   Women17,029 (49.1%)
   Men17,687 (50.9%)
Graduate Students7,988

ADMISSION

Entrance DifficultyModerately difficult
Overall Admission Rate60% of 17,971 applicants were admitted
Early Action OfferedNo
Early Decision OfferedNo
Regular Admission DeadlineJuly 1
Selection of Students
FactorVery ImportantImportantConsideredNot Considered
Academic GPAX
Standardized TestsX
EssayX
Extracurricular ActivitiesX
Qualifications of Enrolled Freshmen
Average GPANot reported
SAT Math590 average
540-640 range of middle 50%
SAT Critical Reading560 average
510-610 range of middle 50%
SAT WritingNot reported
ACT Composite25 average
23-28 range of middle 50%

MONEY MATTERS

Cost of AttendanceNot available
Tuition and Fees
In-state: $10,886
Out-of-state: $26,126
Room and Board
Not reported
Average Percent of Need Met66%
Average Freshman Award$12,737
Average Indebtedness of
2015 Graduates
$22,763

ACADEMICS

Academic Calendar SystemSemester
General Education/
Core Curriculum
Required
Full-Time Faculty
Teaching Undergraduates
1,501
Regular Class Size2-9 students: 8% of classes
10-19 students: 20% of classes
20-29 students: 28% of classes
30-39 students: 13% of classes
40-49 students: 7% of classes
50-99 students: 14% of classes
Over 100 students: 10% of classes

CAMPUS LIFE

Houston Population2,195,914
Nearest Metropolitan AreaHouston
Freshman Housing GuaranteeFreshmen are not guaranteed housing
Students in College Housing 50% of freshmen, 19% of all students
Athletic ConferencesNCAA Division I
MascotCougar
Sororities4% of women participate
Fraternities 4% of men participate

STUDENTS

Ethnicity of Students from U.S.0.1% American Indian/Alaskan Native
23.3% Asian
11.0% Black/African-American
33.2% Hispanic/Latino
3.5% Multi-race (not Hispanic/Latino)
0.2% Native Hawaiian/ Pacific Islander
27.5% White
1.1% Unknown
International Students4.7% from 117 countries
First-Year Students Returning86.0%
Students Graduating
Within 4 Years
19.7%
Graduates Offered Full-Time
Employment Within 6 Months
Not reported
Graduates Pursuing
Advanced Study Directly
Not reported
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CLASS OF 2021 Profile of Students on COLLEGEdata
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  GPA SAT ACT
UW W M ERW  
Average 3.43 3.83 583 605 27
Low 2.06 2.81 510 550 12
High 4.00 4.72 670 710 34
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DID YOU KNOW?

• More than 3,500 alumni are presidents, CEOs, or heads of their own company.

• 14% of Houstonians with a bachelor's degree are UH graduates.

• The University of Houston has produced 80 Olympians.

• As of Fall 2013, the University of Houston is the second most residential campus in the state of Texas.

• When UH's KUHT-TV started broadcasting in 1953, it was the first public TV station on a college campus.

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