How much does University of Houston cost?

University of Houston Cost of Attendance
In-state $9,457
Out-of-state $21,673
On-Campus Room and Board $9,750
Off-Campus Room and Board $11,060
Average Annual Cost
Average Cost by Family Income
Family Income Average Cost
Under $30,000 $10,203
$30,000-$48,000 $9,925
$48,000-$75,000 $12,505
$75,000-$110,000 $10,203
Over $110,000 $20,129

University of Houston Financial Aid and Debt

62%

Students paying down their debt

$18,500

Typical Total Student Debt

$185

Typical Monthly Loan Payment

Financial Aid Breakdown for Full-time Incoming Freshman

Aid Type % Receiving Average Amount
Grant or scholarship aid 87% $7,621
Federal Grants 44% $5,178
Pell grants 44% $4,729
Other federal grants 2% $1,833
State/local goverment grant or scholarships 36% $6,431
Institutional grants or scholarships 60% $5,002
Student loan aid 34% $6,420
Federal student loans 33% $6,582
Other student loans 4% $12,614

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Micro-scholarships* Colleges Awarding Amount
Do community service 269 Up to $500
Do an extracurricular activity 265 Up to $3,000
Attend a summer program 125 Up to $4,500
Take a foreign language class 177 Up to $5,000
Have work experience 192 Up to $12,000
Have perfect attendance for a year 187 Up to $2,100
Take a challenging class 276 Up to $3,000
Play a sport 134 Up to $1,500

*GPA and other eligibility restrictions may apply

University of Houston Admissions

What is University of Houston's admissions rate?
Acceptance Rate 63%
Average GPA
SAT Submissions 87% of applicants
SAT Reading 560-650
SAT Math 560-660
SAT Writing
ACT Submissions 33% of applicants
Composite Score 22-28

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University of Houston Campus Life

23:1

Student to Faculty Ratio

369

Forbes Ranking

36%

Four-Year Graduation Rate

62%

Six-Year Graduation Rate

Student Population

Campus Life
Total undergraduates 39165
Living on campus 5%
Transfer Students 11%
Under Age 25
Gender Balance
Women
51%
Men
49%

Student Diversity

76%
Diversity Index: Chance you’ll bump into a diverse range of students
Hispanic or Latino
36.50%
Asian
22.90%
White
21.22%
Black or African American
10.18%
Unknown
9.03%
American Indian or Alaska Native
0.10%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander
0.06%

University of Houston Graduation Success

First Year Student Retention

36%

Four-Year Graduation Rate

$56,763

Average Salary After Graduation

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About University of Houston

Address

212 E. Cullen Building
Houston, TX

Type Public
Profit Status
Category Research Universities
Setting Large City
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