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University of Houston

Admissions

UH Says...

Freshman Admissions Requirements:
- If your admissions file is complete by December 1, 2010, and you rank in the top 10 percent of your high school class, congratulations- you are admitted.*
- If your admissions file is complete by December 1, 2010, and you rank in the top 11-20 percent of your high school class, congratulations- you are a...
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Visiting And Contact Information

Office of Admissions

4400 University

Houston, TX 77204-2023

United States

Phone: 713-743-1010

Fax: 713-743-7542

Website

Freshman Academic Profile
Admissions Selectivity Rating: 86
SAT:
% Submitting Score:89%
     Critical Reading Middle 50%:490 - 610
     Math Middle 50%:540 - 640
ACT:
% Submitting Score:36%
     ACT Middle 50%:22 - 27
     Math Middle 50%:23 - 27
     English Middle 50%:20 - 27
Students in Top Tenth of HS Class:34%
Students in Top Quarter of HS Class:69%
Freshman Student from Public School High Schools:93%
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Freshman Acceptance & Retention
Total applicants: 17,407
Total applicants who are accepted: 10,167
Total of accepted students who enroll: 3,321
% of students who return for their sophomore year: 85%
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Application Process
Application Fee: $50.00
Application Fee Waiver Available: Yes
Regular Application Deadline: 04/01
Priority Application Date: 12/01
Notification Begins: 09/15
Regular Notification Date: 04/15
Transfer Students Accepted: Yes
TOEFL required for non-native English speakers: Yes
Admissons Deposit Deadline: 06/01
Housing Deposit Refundable: No
Admission for Non-Fall Terms: Yes
Deferred Admission: No
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Freshman Admissions Factors
Academic CriteriaImportance
Rigor of Secondary School Record:Very important
Class Rank:Very important
Academic GPA:Important
Standardized Test Scores:Very important
Application Essay:Considered
Recommendation(s):Considered
 
Non-Academic CriteriaImportance
Interview:Not Considered
Extracurricular Activities:Considered
Talent / Ability:Considered
Character / Personal Qualities:Not Considered
First Generation:Considered
Alumni/ AE Relation:Not Considered
Geographical Residence:Not Considered
State Residency:Not Considered
Religious Affiliation / Commitment:Not Considered
Racial / Ethnic Status:Not Considered
Volunteer Work:Considered
Work Experience:Considered
Level of applicant's interest:Considered
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Freshman Academic Requirements
High School Completion:High school diploma required GED is accepted
Academic Units Required:
     English:4
     Mathematics:4
     Science:4
     Social Studies:4
Academic Units Recommended:
     Lab Science:2
     Foreign Language:2
     Computer Science:1
     Visual / Performing Arts:1
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Key Statistics

Admissions

  • Admissions Selectivity Rating:
    86
  • SAT:
     
  •      Reading Middle 50%:
    490 - 610
  •      Math Middle 50%:
    540 - 640
  • ACT:
     
  •      ACT Middle 50%:
    22 - 27
  •      Math Middle 50%:
    23 - 27
  •      English Middle 50%:
    20 - 27
  • Regular Application Deadline:
    04/01
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