IGE: Institute for Global Engagement - University of Houston
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Go Global at UH

The UH Institute for Global Engagement leads UH’s efforts to educate, engage, and lead from a global perspective. The Institute promotes international collaborations, faculty and student exchange, research collaborations, learning abroad, global learning programs, and strategic partnerships to internationalize the campus and increase the global knowledge, skills, and engagement of the UH community.


Henderson Colombia Summer 2023

We strive to maximize opportunities for our students to learn globally – abroad and right here at home.


Protocol Event

We create and support opportunities for all types of global events, on campus, in Houston, and beyond.


Swansea visit

We link UH to the world, through targeted strategic partnerships and active participation in leading international education organizations.

IGE by the Numbers: 2022-2023

  • 85Global Partnerships
  • 540Coogs Abroad
  • 21Global Citizens Credential Grads
  • 22Faculty-led Programs
  • 490Passports Processed

Global Partnerships

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