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UHD By the numbers

  • 13,919

    Current Student Enrollment

    We're proud to help so many students Finish UHD Strong.
  • 51

    Degree Programs Offered

    Choose from 43 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

    Over 40 years of helping students Finish UHD Strong.
  • >3,000

    Number of Graduates Annually

    We award degrees to over 3,000 students annually.
  • 47,608

    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.​​
  • ​26.7

    Average Student Age

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

    Countries

    Represented by our international students.