Cougars in the Workforce

Students in Library1 million - Number of hours that UH students work in the surrounding communities each year.

200,000+ - Total UH System graduates.

63% - The percentage of UH graduates who remain in Houston for at least 10 years after graduation.

160,000 - number of active UH alumni who hold successful and diverse positions as U.S. Secretary of Education, congressmen, legislators, CEOs, astronauts, judges, educators, actors, artists, and much more. 221,000 total alumni.

Texas Legislature - UH has the second-most number of alumni serving on the Texas State Legislature.