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Semester Information


UH at Katy is an instructional site of the University of Houston and part of the main campus.

It is located on 46 acres near the Grand Parkway & I-10 in the Katy Academic Building, which it shares with the University of Houston–Victoria and its unique programs.

The three-story, 80,000-square-foot-facility is home to programs from the UH College of Nursing and the UH Cullen College of Engineering. Programs include Nursing’s traditional Bachelor of Science in Nursing, and Engineering’s prestigious Subsea Engineering program (the first in the nation) and the UH/HCC Engineering Academy.

Take a Virtual Tour of UH at Katy, powered by YouVisit.

Learn more about the History of UH at Katy.

Parking Updates

Parking and Transportation Services will be at the University of Houston at Katy January 18-20 to sell/distribute parking permits and answer questions.

Parking customer service representatives will be in the lobby area from 2-5 p.m. all three days to help students, faculty and staff. They will be able to:

  • Help you purchase a parking permit;
  • Provide permits to those who purchased one online after Jan. 10;
  • Answer parking-related questions

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Strategic Planning

The University of Houston has created the blueprints for higher education opportunities in the Katy region.

Learn more about FOUNDATIONS -- A 2021-2025 Strategic Plan for the University of Houston at Katy »

UH/HCC Engineering Academy

The UH Cullen College of Engineering and Houston Community College are proud to announce a new transition partnership for students to earn a valuable Engineering degree from the University of Houston.

Students admitted to the Engineering Academy are UH Cullen College of Engineering Students from the first day. Classes are taught at the HCC Katy campus and the UH at Katy instructional site at various times.


Cullen College of Engineering

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College of Nursing

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Spring 2022 Workships

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Spring 2022 Career Services Workshops

University Career Services is offering virtual workshops this semester. Check out the flyer for details >

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At a glance

  • Fall 2019Grand Opening
  • 80,000Square Feet of Classroom/Lab/Studio Space
  • NursingTraditional BSN Program
  • EngineeringAcademy