Undergraduate Tuition - Fiscal Year 2012

Fiscal Year 2012

Fiscal Year 2012 includes the Fall 2011, Spring 2012, and Summer 2012 semesters.

Please Note: These rate changes are subject to approval by the Board of Regents of the University of Houston System.

CollegeUndergraduate Resident Cost per Semester HourUndergraduate Non-Resident Cost per Semester Credit Hour
Academic Affairs $198.51 $511.51
Architecture $223.81 $536.81
Business $230.26 $543.26
CLASS $198.51 $511.51
Education $186.51 $499.51
Engineering $224.26 $537.26
HRM $216.91 $529.91
Law N/A
NSM* $273.41 $583.41
Optometry N/A N/A
Pharmacy $258.51 $571.51
Social Work N/A N/A
Technology $208.51 $521.51

Undergraduate Premium: $100 per semester credit hour.  Premium charged to undergraduates taking excessive hours above degree requirements or repeating a course more than two times (Education code 54.014).

With only limited exceptions, Texas-resident undergraduate students who attempt a course with the same content for a third or more times will be charged a premium tuition rate - an additional $100 per semester credit hour over the Texas resident rate - for those credit hours. For details and exceptions, see the "THREE-PEAT" Rule.

Weekend CORE CLASS courses - Certain specifically designated CORE courses taught on Weekends will receive a $12 per semester credit hour discount.

College of Education: Undergraduate education classes will receive a $12 per semester credit hour discount. The discounted rate is included in the represented rates above.

*NSM will have an addition of $9.00-$54.00/per SCH depending on the specific course.

*Certain Courses in the College of Liberal Arts and Social Sciences will pay additional tuition due to the nature of the course and the requirement for special instruction. Those students taking courses in the following fields should add the additional tuition to each semester credit hour:

 Undergraduate (per semester credit hour)
Art History $10
Art (Fine Arts) $15
Art (Design) $15
Communication $47
Communication Disorders $10
Creative Writing $15
Applied Music $22.50
Music Instruction $4.50
Theatre $15
Music $5