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Orientation Essentials

  • Log into your myUH Account

Your myUH account number was sent by email (UHCOP_your log-in to Pharmacy!)


Verify/update your contact information. To create a permanent password after logging on, type in your myUH ID number (the 7-digit myUH ID Number) and then click on Request a New Password. Follow the directions given to you and your password will be emailed to you shortly.

  • Meet All Conditions of Acceptance

    • Complete Fall Academic Update through PharmCAS, and enter your Fall 2018 semester grades
    • Once your Spring 2019 semester grades have been posted and/or degree is conferred, you must send in a final transcript into PharmCAS (exempt if spring courses were taken at UH main campus)
    • If you are taking Summer 2019 courses, an official transcript(s) must be sent in to UH main campus once these summer course grade(s) are completed and/or degree is conferred.
    • If you will obtain a degree, your official transcript must indicate your date of graduation, and the type of degree awarded.
    • In your Summer 2018 transcript requests, please include your myUH ID if possible, so that your transcript(s) can be easily matched to your myUH account.
Summer 2019 Transcript Requests
For fastest processing, request for your school to send your transcripts electronically, using SPEEDE.
(3-5 business day to match your transcript to your file)

If your school cannot send SPEEDE transcripts, UH accepts transcripts the following methods: (The methods below may take a month to match your transcript to your file.)

Electronic Transcripts sent by Parchment/DocuFide, eScrip-Safe, National Student Clearinghouse, JST, AVOW, etc.

(If the eTranscript service your school uses is requesting an email address, please use
Paper Transcript sent by mail to the Office of Admissions.

Please Note: UH does not accept faxed transcripts or transcripts sent by students via email attachment.

Here is the mailing address where official transcripts must be mailed:

Office of Admissions
University of Houston
Welcome Center
4434 University Drive
Houston, TX 77204-2023

  • Social Security Card

You must bring an official, valid U.S. Social Security Administration-issued hard-copy Social Security Card to Orientation.

In addition, you must ALSO bring a readable photo-copy of your Social Security Card to Orientation. The photo-copy should be on an 8 1/2" x 11" sheet of paper.

If you do not currently have a Social Security number and/or do not physically possess a valid, official Social Security Card, contact your nearby Social Security Administration office to obtain this social security card in-person.

Here’s the link to locate a social security administration office near you:


  • Register for Fall 2019 Classes

Go to AccessUH and register for these fall 2019 courses

PHAR 4250     (26413)            Pharmacy Skills Program I
PHAR 4260     (26412)            Introduction to the Healthcare System
PHAR 4270     (15682)            Social, Behavioral, and Communication Aspects of Pharmacy Practice  (Communication Aspects of Pharm)
PHAR 4300     (26408)            Biochemistry I
PHAR 4320     (15683)            Physiology I
PHAR 4330     (15684)            Pharmaceutics I and Calculations

 If you need help with course registation, contact Mrs. Jennifer Green at

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