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    University of Houston
  Jan 24, 2018
2016-2017 Undergraduate Catalog [Not Current Academic Year. Consult with Your Academic Advisor for Your Catalog Year]

Contact Information

Admission Requirements  > General and Freshman Requirements > Contact Information


Office of Admissions and New Student Orientation,
100 Welcome Center
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To be reviewed for admission to the University of Houston, applicants must submit an application, application fee, official transcripts, and national test scores where applicable. Students must be admitted by the Office of Admissions before they can enroll (register) for courses at the university.

Freshman applicants are considered for admission to an undergraduate major on the basis of graduation from an accredited high school or recognition from the appropriate governing board. Specific requirements are presented in the following text. Transfer applicants are considered for admission on the basis of their attempted course work at other regionally accredited colleges and universities.

Undergraduate applicants who are United States citizens, who are legal permanent/temporary residents or who have initiated the U.S. resident process through the U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services within the Department of Homeland Security may apply for admission online using the Apply Texas Application,

International applicants may also apply online using the Apply Texas Application at For additional application instructions, including deadlines, international applicants should consult