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Welcome to thePowerhouse

We’re combining science and community outreach to elevate the outlook on public health.

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Campus Carry

The state’s Campus Carry policy is now in effect at UH. Get all the details

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Building on its bold reputation and “Welcome to the Powerhouse” branding campaign, the University of Houston has released its 2015-16 institutional commercial, “Unleash the Power.”

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UH Initiatives

The University of Houston is a powerhouse of innovation. UH has grown to service the city of Houston and beyond through our extensive educational offerings, partnerships with local businesses and contributions to the community. Explore more below about how we are cultivating the future through Energy, Heath, Arts, and Athletics to create success for our students and alumni.

  • UH Arts Initiative


    UH Arts provide students the fuel to awaken the imagination and contribute real art to the real world. Read how students use their experiences and thoughts to ignite the imagination.

  • UH Health Initiative


    UH Health is dedicated to preparing students for high quality careers in healthcare. Find out how UH is positioned to impact research and education globally.

  • UH Energy Initiative


    UH Energy performs innovative research to address the emerging needs of the upstream and midstream petroleum sector. Read about how UH energy fuels the industry.

  • Athletics

    UH Athletics is driving sportsmanship to new levels by preparing student-athletes to be champions for life. Read about how student-athletes are achieving success in academics and athletics.

  • Research at the University of Houston


    UH fuels innovation through groundbreaking research. Learn about how UH faculty and students push beyond known limits to find creative solutions to the world’s most challenging problems.

  • Student Success

    Student Success

    UH students have access to comprehensive higher education programs and countless resources providing the tools for success. Read about how students are thriving at the University of Houston.