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Online & Special Programs is here to assist current students with making the most of their online learning experience. Each semester the University offers over 1,200 courses from different disciplines across campus. As an Online Coog, you have access to many of the same resources as an on-campus student. Email us at for assistance

Looking for information about what to do in case of an emergency campus closure and disruption of classes? Visit our webpage on Remote Learning.

Student Resources

Resources for students to succeed while at UH.

Online Success

Tips for succeeding in an online classroom environment.

Proctoring Services

Assistance for current students needing exams administered off campus.

Class Search

Search for current online, hybrid, and UH Session courses.

Academic Calendar

An overview of the academic year 2023-2024.


Your success as an Online Coog means more than just good grades. Our office is here to assist you with finding your online course and connecting with the right resources. At UH, online courses are primarily taught through Blackboard. Some colleges also use Courseware.

Some online courses also require in person testing for exams. CASA and Proctoring Services are resources at UH for in-person exam administration. Instructors determine which option is available for their course each semester.


Many of the online courses at the University have a Canvas component and it’s available to currently enrolled students. Students are added into Canvas 12-24 hours after they officially enroll in a course in myUH (PeopleSoft).

Canvas Log In > Canvas Student Help > UH Canvas Support >


Courseware is used by the Center for Academic Support and Assessment (CASA) for many of UH’s math courses. Courseware is not part of Blackboard and students will need to access the site separately.

Courseware Log In > Buy Courseware Access Codes > List of Math Faculty Members >


The CASA Testing Center offers tutoring for mathematics students and on-campus proctored testing for students in all subject areas. The testing center assists with facilitating proctored exams outside of normal class hours at one of three testing locations on-campus.

CASA Testing Center > CASA Locations > FAQ >


Proctoring services is for students currently enrolled in an online course at UH who need an exam administered off-campus under the supervision of an instructor or other approved testing monitor. All exams are to be proctored in locations deemed acceptable by either the OSP office or the instructor.

How It Works > Request Form >