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Freshman Students

Whether you’re a future freshman or a newly admitted freshman, our summer courses can put you one step closer to your degree.

Future Freshman

Applying to the University of Houston is a first step toward a rewarding future. UH is a premier Tier One University with over 120 degree options and world-renowned professors. From engineering to health care, education to the arts — opportunities abound. Get a “Cougar jump-start” by taking summer classes that move you closer to your educational goals.

Ready to Become a Coog?

  1. Apply as a freshman to our summer term at Your application must be completed by May 3.
  2. Sign up for and complete new student orientation by June 7.
  3. Start taking summer classes.

Learn More About Becoming a Freshman at UH >>

Newly Admitted Freshmen

Get a jump-start on your degree plan with summer courses — no matter your major.

Ready to Get Started?

  1. Request to change your term to summer (instead of fall).
  2. Sign up and complete new student orientation by June 7.

If you have questions, contact us at or (713) 743-1010, option 4.