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University of Houston - Downtown Student Life

University of Houston - Downtown is on a 24-acre campus in an urban setting in Houston, Texas. University of Houston - Downtown has many clubs, organizations, and activities for students to participate in – theater groups, a campus newspaper, a radio station and more.

University of Houston - Downtown also has fraternities and sororities.

University of Houston - Downtown has a thriving Student Government Association. In fact, more students participate in Student Government Association than any other on-campus activity.

Other popular student organizations at University of Houston - Downtown include Campus Activities Board, Professional Accounting Society, American Marketing Association and Bilingual Education Student Organization.

University of Houston - Downtown students' favorite campus events are Bayou Bash, Welcome Week Activities and Homecoming Activities.

Does University of Houston - Downtown offer student housing?

University of Houston - Downtown does not offer housing.

All University of Houston - Downtown students live off campus First year students are allowed to park a car on campus.University of Houston - Downtown does not offer coed housing or housing for students with disabilities.

Safety at University of Houston - Downtown

College is like a home away from home. Whether you're walking to class or coming back from late-night studying (or partying!), it's important to feel safe on campus.

University of Houston - Downtown is patroled 24 hours a day by trained security. The University of Houston - Downtown campus has emergency telephones or alarms for students to use anytime of day or night.

University of Houston - Downtown offers late-night transportation or safety escorts for students.

Plan a Visit to University of Houston - Downtown

Visiting colleges is one of the best ways to get a sense of the campus and student body. If you'd like to visit to University of Houston - Downtown, take Interstate 45, Interstate 10, Highway 59 to Houston, TX. If you need to fly, book your flight to George Bush Intercontinental airport.

While you're planning, check out other schools in Texas you may want to visit too. Click the heart at the top of each school's page to save it to your college list.

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University of Houston - Downtown Students

62%

Women

38%

Men

50%

Full Time

50%

Part Time

99%

In State

1%

Out-of-State

Ethnicity

Undergraduate Students

13,663

Graduate Students

1,576

University of Houston - Downtown Campus Services

Student Services
  • 1E1A89E0-A58D-422D-B45D-7554EC36A535 Counseling
  • 1E1A89E0-A58D-422D-B45D-7554EC36A535 Health Clinic
  • 31515C82-8D2D-421D-B67C-E215D0E49BE9 Women's Center
  • 1E1A89E0-A58D-422D-B45D-7554EC36A535 Veterans Affairs
  • 31515C82-8D2D-421D-B67C-E215D0E49BE9 Career Planning
  • 31515C82-8D2D-421D-B67C-E215D0E49BE9 Alumni Networking
  • 31515C82-8D2D-421D-B67C-E215D0E49BE9 ESL
Campus Security
  • 1E1A89E0-A58D-422D-B45D-7554EC36A535 Late-Night Transport / Escort
  • 1E1A89E0-A58D-422D-B45D-7554EC36A535 24-Hour Emergency Phone / Alarm
  • 1E1A89E0-A58D-422D-B45D-7554EC36A535 24-Hour Security Patrol

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Quick Facts

Total Enrollment

15,239

Campus Setting

Urban

Acceptance Rate

93%

Tuition and Fees

In State

$8,889

Out-of-State

$21,129

Fall Freshmen
Application Deadline

Jun 1
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