If you are considering submitting an application to UT Health Houston, the application fee costs $60.
Application fees can add up, but some schools do have free applications and students who are struggling to afford application fees may qualify for for an application fee waiver.
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The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston does not offer early decision or early action.
Some students apply to college early because they believe it will help their chances. Early deadlines may increase the chance of being admitted, since applying early shows your are very interested in a school, and your application is being considered before all the regular decision applicants apply.
It is moderately difficult to get into UT Health Houston. UT Health Houston evaluates applicants carefully based on multiple criteria to decide who to admit, and who to deny.
In 2021, UT Health Houston **accepted .
Schools that are moderately difficult to get into, like UT Health Houston, accept fewer than 85% of all applicants. At least 75% of all admitted students have GPAs in the top 50% of their high school class and scored over 1010 on the SAT or over 18 on the ACT.
It is moderately difficult to be admitted as a transfer student.
Colleges consider a range of factors when choosing who to admit for their next incoming class. Each college determines which factors are are most important in the admissions process. When creating your list of schools to apply to, you may want to consider your strengths and any possible weaknesses in your application, and apply to colleges that put the most emphasis the admissions factors where you're strong.
To apply, all applicants to UT Health Houston must submit the following items. Double check with UT Health Houston's admissions department to confirm all application materials and requirements.
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|Letter(s) of Recommendation||3|
Unweighted GPAs range from 4.0 to under 1.0.
UT Health Houston doesn't consider ACT or SAT scores as part of the admissions process.
UT Health Houston is not test optional. Test optional schools allow students to choose if they want to submit ACT or SAT scores with their applications or not.
For transfer students, it is moderately difficult to get admitted to UT Health Houston.
For transfer students wishing to start in the Fall, the deadline to apply is September 1.
Transfer students can enroll in UT Health Houston during the following terms: - Fall Term - Spring Term - Summer Term
Can I defer my acceptance to UT Health Houston?
Students who are admitted to UT Health Houston must attend in the term they start. Deferring admissions is not encouraged. If you have a unusual circumstance, contact the admissions department.
Does UT Health Houston accept transfer credits?
UT Health Houston accepts eligible transfer credits from accredited institutions.
Does UT Health Houston accept Advanced Placement (AP) or International Baccalaureate (IB) credits?
UT Health Houston does not accept International Baccalaureate credits or Advanced Placement (AP) credits.
Do I have to submit test scores to UT Health Houston?
UT Health Houston is not test optional. Test scores will not be considered during the admissions process, even if you submit them.
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The deadline for Fall transfer applications to UT Health Houston is Sep 1.
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