Transfer Orientation Student Schedule - University of Houston
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8:30 AM - 9:30 AM

  • Check-In - Student Center South - Ballroom
    Grab your nametag and some new UH Cougar swag. Be sure to wear your nametag at all times--it's your ticket to all meals and activities.
  • Enrollment Services Resource Fair - Space City Room
    Meet with Scholarships and Financial Aid, Office of the University Registrar, or Student Business Services to take care of any items related to your enrollment.
  • Bacterial Meningitis - Bayou City Room
    If there is a Bacterial Meningitis hold on your account, you may submit documentation to have this hold released. This hold will prevent you from enrolling in courses.
  • Major Changes - Skyline Room
    If you are thinking about changing your major, speak with an Admissions staff member to learn if you meet the requirements. You must meet the admissions requirements to successfully change your major. This is your only opportunity to have your major changed.
  • Know Your Options - Multiple Locations
    • If you were admitted to the University of Houston under your 2nd or 3rd choice majors, we encourage you to attend one of these drop-in sessions for understanding and FAQs:

9:30 AM - 11:00 AM

  • Welcome to the University of Houston - Houston Room
    Our university administrators will give you a big welcome and provide an overview of today’s events.
  • Academic Success
    Our Vice Provost and Dean of Undergraduate Student Success will share how you can be academically successful as you transition to UH.
  • Coog Way of Life
    Becoming a University of Houston Cougar means getting involved—learn from the experts about how to find your place on campus and leave your legacy.
  • Cougar Services
    Learn some need-to-know information about parking and transportation, your Cougar Card, dining on campus, and the UH Campus Store.

11:00 AM - 12:30 PM

  • Lunch & Cougar Connection - Moody Dining Hall and Ballroom
    Dine like a Coog at one of our dining facilities on campus, then join us back in the Student Center South to meet with campus resources and departments that will help you be successful at UH.

11:40 AM - 12:30 PM

12:30 PM - 1:30 PM

  • Take Charge of Your Enrollment - Houston Room
    Learn what is needed to successfully enroll in courses after your academic advising meeting. You will also receive important information related to managing your myUH self-service student account.

1:30 PM - 5:00 PM

  • Academic College Meeting, Advising, and Course Registration - Various Academic Classrooms
    Learn about expectations, enrollment instructions, and policies that may impact timely degree completion. Academic Advisors will help you register for courses to ensure an on-time graduation goal.

Transfer Orientation Parking

Free parking is available in the University Gateway Garage. You can type "4725 Martin Luther King Blvd. Houston, TX 77004" into your preferred navigation app. There are many other parking garages on campus. Your parking fee will not be validated if you park in a garage that is not the University Gateway Garage. Watch this parking video for more information.