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Office of Admissions
One Main Street, S-350
Houston, TX 77002
Office: 713-221-8522
Fax: 713-221-8157

Mon.-Tue.: 8 a.m. - 7 p.m.
Wed. -Thurs.: 8 a.m. - 6 p.m.
Friday: 8 a.m. - 5 p.m.

Please mail all documents to the address above.

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Online/Distance Education Students

Online/Distance Education

Distance Education Students: students working towards a bachelor's degree have the option of completing classes via Distance Education. Class formats include Online, Hybrid (online and face to face components), Video Conferencing or Face to Face at a distance site.

Distance Education Application

Distance Education students follow standard application procedures. Please visit the appropriate site:


Distance Education offers a flexible, convenient class schedule that allows you to attend class online and/or just minutes from home or work. For a viewing of course listings, please visit the Class Schedule and choose your format - Online, Hybrid, etc.

If you intend to complete your degree completely online, then you may apply as an online student. Currently UHD offers degree completion programs. Students who are classified as online only students, must seek approval from their advisor to take hybrid or face to face classes. If you have any questions, please contact the Office of Admissions at 713-221-8522, or contact an Admissions Counselor. You may also talk to the UHD Online Advisor at 713-237-5454 or contact John McConnell at


NOTE that the University of Houston Downtown, currently does not offer online courses to residents of the following states: AK, FL, IA, MA, MN, NV, UT & WY.


Along with Online, Hybrid, and Video Conferencing, UHD offers courses at four off campus locations: Lone Star-Cyfair, Lone Star-Kingwood, Lone Star-University Park and Lone Star-Atascocita. For a listing of programs and contact information at each location, please visit the Distance Education page.

If you have any questions, please contact the Office of Admissions at 713-221-8522, or contact an Admissions Counselor.

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Last updated or reviewed on 4/16/14

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