Newly Admitted Students

Now that I am admitted, what's my next step? 

In an effort to promote and foster an environment of academic success, UHCL has implemented Mandatory Orientation and Mandatory Advising Program (MAP) for all students entering UHCL.

Freshmen

All freshmen students are required to:

  • Complete the College Student Inventor (CSI) 48 hours prior to attending SOAR.
  • Meet with an adviser at Student Orientation and Registration (SOAR) prior to registering for their classes.
      • To sign up for a SOAR session, log in to e-Services at www.uhcl.edu/eservices, select UHCL e-services, and click the Student Orientation and Registration (SOAR) link on the right hand side of page.
      • For questions regarding signing up for SOAR, call the Orientation and New Student Programs at 281-283-2420.

Sophomores

All sophomore students are required to:

  • Complete the College Student Inventory (CSI) 48 hours prior to meeting with an adviser.
  • Meet with an adviser prior to registering for classes and prior to attending Transfer Student Orientation (TSO).
      • To set up an appointment with an adviser, call 281-283-3087.
      • To sign up for a TSO session, log in to e-services at www.uhcl.edu/eservices, select UHCL e-services, and click the Transfer Student Orientation (TSO) link on the right hand side of page.
      • For questions regarding signing-up for TSO, please call the Orientation and New Student Programs at 281-283-2420

If you have general questions or issues scheduling an advising appointment, please contact the Freshman and Sophomore Advising Center at advisingcenter@uhcl.edu or 281-283-3087.

Contact
  • Freshman and Sophomore Advising

    Phone: 281-283-3087
    Fax: 281-283-3088
    Email: advisingcenter@uhcl.edu

    Bayou Building B1408
    2700 Bay Area Blvd, Box 208
    Houston, TX 77058-1002

    Office hours:

    Fall/Spring Hours
    Monday - Friday, 9am - 4:30pm

    Summer Hours
    by appointment only