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    Office of Admissions - GSB 308

    The Office of Admissions is your gateway to UHD application and admissions information. If you're a new or returning student seeking the ultimate college experience, you're in the right place.

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    Choose Your Path

    ​UHD offers face-to-face classes in downtown Houston and on our satellite campuses with degree programs offered completely online or in combination with face-to-face classes.

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    Admissions Help

    ​Let us know if there's anything we can do to ease your transition into becoming a UHD Gator. We're here to help!


The University of Houston-Downtown is a student-centered institution committed to helping students realize their potential as they achieve their personal and professional goals. With 44 bachelor and 8 master’s programs, UHD welcomes and supports a diverse student body as they pursue their dreams of a higher education. Whether you are a freshman entering straight from high school, a transfer student completing your degree, or a professional looking to gain a competitive edge, you can Finish UHD Strong! The Office of Admissions at UHD will be your resource and guide as you transition to the University. Find your student type to the left to learn more and apply.


TermInternational Application Deadlines
Fall Freshman: May 1
Transfer: July 15 (current students in U.S.)
Spring Freshman: November 1
Transfer: November 15

If the application deadline falls on a non-business day or holiday, the deadline will be through the next business day.

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Last updated 10/31/2017 10:34 AM