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Resources for School Counselors

The University of Houston provides school counselors with admissions resources to help students learn more about educational opportunities available here. We are committed to providing future students the best answers to questions about our community. We understand that students, parents, counselors and teachers need to be well informed in order to make decisions about higher education.


  • Freshmen

    Freshmen Admission

    What is needed from prospective freshmen to qualify for admission to the University of Houston.

  • Transfer

    Transfer Admission

    What is needed from prospective transfer students to qualify for admission to the University of Houston.

  • Residency

    Residency Requirements

    Get to know which students qualify as Texas residents for tuition purposes.

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    Texas Uniform Admission Policy

    Learn more about the Texas Uniform Admission Policy which is used by all public universities in the state of Texas.


  • Transcripts

    Have the most recent official high-school transcript sent to The University of Houston, Office of Undergraduate Admissions, 4434 University Drive, Houston, TX 77204. For faster service, send your official transcript to us electronically using TREx, Parchment, or Naviance.

  • ACT/SAT Scores

    Have ACT or SAT score(s) sent to us. Our ACT code is 4236 and our SAT code is 6870. 

  • Honors Application

    The Honors College application has specific requirements students have to meet before they are accepted into one of the programs.

  • Undergraduate Catalog

    Our catalog has the name and description for every class offered at the University of Houston. 


Cost & Aid

  • Tuition

    Everything you need to know about the cost of attending the University of Houston.

  • Scholarships & Financial Aid

    The Office of Scholarships and Financial Aid can answer all your questions on how to help your student get financial assistance.


    To be considered for federal financial aid, student must file the FAFSA by April 1. The university’s FAFSA code is 003652.