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    Finish UHD Strong

    Whether you’re a transfer student ready to cross the finish line, a graduate student who wants to advance his career, or an undergraduate who needs a fresh start to finish her degree, we can help you Finish UHD Strong.

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    Late registration is available through Friday, Jan. 20.

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UHD By the numbers

  • 14,251

    Current Student Enrollment

    We're proud to offer "Major Opportunity" to so many.
  • 52

    Degree Programs Offered

    Choose from 44 undergraduate degrees and 8 master's degrees.
  • 20:1

    Student:Faculty Ratio

    Our faculty gets to know our students by name.
  • 1974

    Year UHD was Founded

    Hooray! That's over 40 years of
    Major Opportunity​.
  • >2,800

    Number of Graduates Annually

    We award degrees to over 2,800 students annually.
  • 44,520

    Alumni

    Our graduates network with alumni in countless industries.
  • 25.7

    Average Class Size

    Small class sizes give our students
    ​a more s​upportive environment.​​
  • 60¢​​​​

    Student Fare on METRORail

    UHD is conveniently located on Houston's light rail system.​​
  • ​28

    Average Student Age

    ​Recent high school grads mingle with non-traditional students
  • 74

    Countries

    Represented by our international students.