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Here at the University of Houston, we want you to succeed. We want to create a welcoming environment for you on campus, a flexible environment that values your home life, and an environment that feeds into your surrounding community. We are home to award-winning faculty, innovative research centers, one of the most diverse student populations in the nation, and alumni who have become international leaders.

Welcome to UH. Welcome to the Powerhouse.

- Paula Myrick Short, Provost

  • Teaching

    The Office of the Provost is committed to providing useful resources that allow faculty to create classroom environments that facilitate student engagement and success. This includes innovative teaching grants, technology trainings, instructional support, and more.
  • Research

    Learn the ins and outs related to research at UH through contracts, compliance, intellectual property, and animal care.
  • Work-Life Balance

    Maintain a work-life balance through teaching relief, sick leave, family and medical leave, parental leave, and dual career programs. Find information about the Children’s Learning Centers, Summer Camps, the UH Charter School, and the Collaborative for Children.
  • Professional Development

    Strengthen your skills in leadership, management, and professional development through trainings, programs, and funds to make your career a success.