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Resources for School Counselors

The University of Houston provides school counselors with admissions resources to help students learn more about educational opportunities available here. We are committed to providing future students the best answers to questions about our community. We understand that students, parents, counselors, and teachers need to be well informed in order to make decisions about higher education.

Check out our counselor handout, designed for counselors to share with their students. This handout gives an overview of UH admissions information.

University of Houston Counselor Handout


  • Visit Campus

    The Office of Admissions is now offering 90-minute, in-person group tours. At this time, we are are only able to provide group tours for up to 60 people, including chaperones, to groups of students 9th - 12th grade or prospective transfer students. If your group does meet this criteria, please explore our virtual group visit opportunities!

    Register for a Group Visit.

  • Virtual Counselor Updates

    Join representatives from the University of Houston and Texas Tech University for a one-hour virtual information session with important updates from our two institutions. We'll cover the latest on admissions, scholarship and financial aid opportunities, and important updates and policy changes for the academic year.

    Fall 2021 Counselor Updates have concluded. Please check back here for updates on future events.


  • Freshmen

    Freshman Admission

    What is needed from prospective freshmen to qualify for admission to the University of Houston.

  • Transfer

    Transfer Admission

    What is needed from prospective transfer students to qualify for admission to the University of Houston.

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    International Students

    What is needed from prospective international students to qualify for admission to the University of Houston.

  • Residency

    Residency Requirements

    Get to know which students qualify as Texas residents for tuition purposes.

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    Texas Uniform Admission Policy

    Learn more about the Texas Uniform Admission Policy which is used by all public universities in the state of Texas.

Admissions Brochures

Want to learn more about admission requirements? Check out our admissions brochures.


Meet Your Admissions Rep

Want to talk to someone about the University of Houston? Have a question about our application process? Or just curious how our day is going? Reach out to your admissions representative! To find out who that is, fill out the information below.

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Paving the road to college

It's never too early to start planning for college. Our Access and Outreach team empowers students grades K-12 by educating them on the benefits of a college degree. Learn more about what our Access and Outreach specialists can do for your students.

Cost & Aid

  • Tuition

    Everything you need to know about the cost of attending the University of Houston.

    Find out more.
  • Scholarships & Financial Aid

    The Office of Scholarships and Financial Aid can answer all your questions on how to help your student get financial assistance.

    Find out more.

    To be considered for federal financial aid, student must file the FAFSA by April 1. The University’s FAFSA code is 003652.

    Find out more.

Transferring Credit

Transferring college credits can be confusing. Meet our Transfer Credit Estimator, a new tool designed to help you and your students estimate how many course credits may transfer to their chosen degree program at the University of Houston.

Learn more