University of Houston
The University of Houston is a Carnegie-designated Tier One public research university with a community of innovators, thought provokers and marketplace leaders.
The second most diverse research university in the nation, UH is transforming education by equipping students with skills that are nationally competitive and internationally recognized. UH offers degree programs at the baccalaureate, master’s, doctoral and professional levels and pursues a broad agenda of research and creative activities. UH’s progress is fueled by the determination to affect positive changes in the areas of energy, health, arts, athletics - and most importantly - student success. Our students are taught by a faculty comprised of industry leaders, esteemed researchers, and renowned educators.
UH has built a powerhouse that inspires students and strengthens the city.
Our Mission Statement
The mission of the University of Houston is to offer nationally competitive and internationally recognized opportunities for learning, discovery and engagement to a diverse population of students in a real-world setting. The University of Houston offers a full range of degree programs at the baccalaureate, master’s, doctoral and professional levels and pursues a broad agenda of research and creative activities. As a knowledge resource to the public, the university builds partnerships with other educational institutions, community organizations, government agencies, and the private sector to serve the region and impact the world.