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University of Houston-Downtown

Houston, TX, USA
3.19 Average Rating

Founded in 1974, the University of Houston-Downtown is a 4-year public school and a designated minority and Hispanic-serving institution. UHD is home to five colleges awarding undergraduate degrees in 44 fields of study. For students interested in competitive gaming, UHD hosts an eSports team. The university also features 10 intramural sports leagues including dodgeball and badminton.

Admissions

Key Admissions Stats

Institution Type
Public
  • Not for Profit
  • Coed
Level of Institution 4 Year
Campus Setting Major city
In-State Students
99%
0
100
83%
Acceptance Rate

Key Deadlines

Application Type Application Deadline Reply Deadline
Fall Regular Decision June 1, 2019
Spring Regular Decision December 15, 2018
Other May 24, 2019
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Academics

Key Academic Stats

Highest Degree Offered
Master's
Total Number of Students
14,265
Total Number of Undergrads
12,680
Academic Calendar

Semester

Non Traditional Learning
  • Online Classes
  • Online Undergrad Degrees
  • Summer Sessions
  • Combined Institution Double Degree Programs
Learning Options
  • ROTC Army
  • ROTC Air Force
  • Study Abroad
  • Honors Program
  • Teacher Certification Offered
0
100
4%
Graduate in 4 Years US National: 28%
0
100
20%
Graduate in 6 Years US National: 52%
Student:Faculty Ratio
18:1
US National: 21:1
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Tuition, Cost & Aid

Key Financial Stats

Average Net Price
$8,766
Tuition
In-State Tuition
$7,832
Out-of-State Tuition
$20,282
0
100
43%
Need Met
Students Receiving Financial Aid
89%
Average Aid Per Year
$5,574
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Campus Life

Key Campus Stats

Gender
Male
Female
40%
60%
Student Organizations
49
Size of Town
Major city
LGBTQIA Student Resource Groups
yes
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After Graduation

Post Grad Stats

Top 5 Cities
Houston
Dallas
Austin
San Antonio
Los Angeles
Average Salary
6 years after graduation
$45,000
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What Students Are Saying

3.19 Average Rating
Centrally located in downtown Houston, University of Houston offers reality based education and flexible course for busy professionals. They offer online courses and can provide students with an excellent perspective on their intended career path.
Ernest from Houston, TX
this is a great university to attend
it has a great tutoring department
great professors
Leticia from Houston, TX

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