Facts and Statistics

Facts and Figures

Sometimes, numbers can be as illuminating as words. Here’s the UHCL story in digits.

National Rankings

#74 2017 Best Regional University in the West
U.S. News & World Report

#75 2017 Best Online Graduate Business Programs
U.S. News & World Report

#109 2017 Best Online MBA Programs
U.S. News & World Report

State Recognition:

The Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board selected UHCL College of Education as a finalist for the 2016 Texas Higher Education Star Award.

General, Fall 2016

Founded: 1974
Colleges: 4
Alumni: more than 63,000 alumni
Total Enrollment Fall 2016: 8,669
Pearland Campus Total Enrollment Fall 2016: 725
Undergraduate students: 68 percent
Graduate students: 32%
International students: 15%
Number of countries represented: over 40
Student Profile, Fall 2016

Ethnicity/Race: 37% White, 30% Hispanic, 15% International, 8% Black, 7% Asian, 2% Multiracial. 1% Unknown
Gender: 61% female, 39% male
Academics

Degrees Awarded: 2,579
Graduating students recommending UHCL to others: 92%

Campus

Acres on UHCL campus: 524
Volumes in Alfred R. Neumann Library: over 500,000
Research Centers and Institutes: 13
Student Organizations: 93