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How to Apply

  • Apply online
  • The $75 application fee. You may pay the application fee by sending an American Express money order or a U.S. bank draft to the admissions office.
  • For freshman admission , submit official copies of all India Secondary School certificates or other 12-year high school certificates.
  • For transfer admission , submit official copies of university mark sheets for minimum one year of university study.
  • Official TOEFL test score report showing a minimum of 79 on the Internet-based exam, 550 on the paper based, or 213 on the computerized test.
    • TOEFL or SAT School code 6870
  • One passport-size photograph of yourself.
  • Copy of your passport showing your name, date of birth, country of birth, nationality and visa (when applicable).
  • Letter of Financial Backing (PDF) with the name and signature of a sponsor to indicate sufficient funds to cover your expenses during your enrollment at the University of Houston. Without the Letter of Financial Backing, your application is incomplete. Note: Students on F or J visa are not eligible to sponsor other students.
  • Permission Release Form. (PDF)
  • Mail all documents to:
    University of Houston
    Office of Admissions
    Welcome Center
    4400 University Drive
    Houston, TX 77204-2023