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Academic Rigor
4.1429
Dorm Life
3.6203
Food and Dining
3.9711
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4.2203
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4.3969
Greek Life
5.0000
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  • Category: Tips for prospective students
  • Review by: Anthony from Austin, TX
  • 71 out of 84 people found this review helpful

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  • Quinta from Houston, TX
  • Jul-28-2015 I am accepted here and planning to attend soon

    UH has an extensive campus tailored to just about every field of study possible. Their auxiliary services could use some work, but the learning experience seems to be solid. The students are very diverse - it is a majority-minority campus.

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  • Jessica from Brownsville, TX
  • May-28-2015 I am researching this school and have visited the campus

    I went to visit U of H, and the campus was just breathtaking plus it is 1 of the 3 tier-one institutions in the Nation. My favorite building would have to be the Recreational Center which is buzzing with activity, and has the 2nd tallest Mountain climbing wall in Texas. My 2nd favorite building would be the school of Architecture which is ranked 22 in the Nation.

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  • Nina from Houston, TX
  • May-22-2015 I am a current student here

    UofH is a large institution with various amenities. It is a very ethnically and culturally diverse campus. It can be expensive compared to HCC, but it is a great school and is academically rigorous.

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  • Brynn from San Antonio, TX
  • Apr-13-2015 I am accepted here and planning to attend soon

    The diversity and atmosphere reminds me of home, and is very welcoming. Everybody is very helpful in getting me where I need to go, and are able to answer any of the questions I have. Even students have helped give me advice they they would have wanted to know starting out.

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  • Sarah from San Antonio, TX
  • Jan-20-2015 I am a current student here

    It's a great college with a lot of interesting people to meet. Everyone is friendly and you can meet people of all cultures. There are a ton of clubs you can join.

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  • Mauricio from Houston, TX
  • Jan-15-2015 I am a current student here

    It is better than people think. Although it does at times feel like a commuter campus, there are dozens of clubs to be involved in in order to curb that feeling. This university will be what you make of it.

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  • James from Tomball, TX
  • Jan-13-2015 I am a current student here

    It's my first, and only, university, but I like it. It's very fun, and there's a lot to do, and a lot of places to eat at, and the teacher's are exceptional. It is deserving of being a Tier One university.

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  • Abels from Sugar Land, TX
  • Jan-08-2015 I am a current student here

    University of Houston is one of the best Texas universities by far. It offers students several opportunities to become the best they can be on campus. To conclude, University of Houston lives up to the status of Tier One.

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  • Reina from Missouri City, TX
  • Dec-30-2014 I am a current student here

    The University of Houston is a great place to be if you are wanting to work and go to school because they make sure you are able to get to your job on time. The majority of students are commuters so you are not alone if you are taking 2 or 3 classes. I would recommend a small amount of classes because teachers grade very strictly.

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  • Bonnie
  • Dec-28-2014 I am a current student here

    A beautiful campus with excellent teachers. I love having such a diverse campus, because it opens your eyes to so many cultures. The best school I've seen and attended.

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