Attending UHCL is Rewarding; in more ways than one.
A CLOSE-KNIT, WELCOMING CAMPUS
Nestled on a 524-acre wildlife and nature preserve, UHCL’s campus provides the perfect setting to network with classmates and form lifelong friendships.
A TRADITION OF ACADEMIC EXCELLENCE
40 years ago, UHCL was established to serve the staff and families of NASA. As a UHCL student, you will have access to the same exceptional education that has benefited our 10 astronaut alumni.
UHCL has more than 60 welcoming student organizations from a Gamers’ Guild to a Photography Club. You can hone your leadership skills through our Student Leadership, Involvement and Community Engagement (SLICE) programs.
#1 IN POST-GRADUATION EARNINGS
A 2013 CollegeMeasures.org study showed that UHCL bachelor’s degree graduates have the highest first-year earnings in Texas.
LOW STUDENT/FACULTY RATIO
Enjoy great opportunities for one-on-one interaction with your professors for more personalized learning.
FUN IN THE SUN
By living close to Houston, the nation’s fourth largest city, our students get to enjoy everything from city life to the beaches. We’re just 15 minutes from the Kemah Boardwalk, 30 minutes from downtown Houston and 30 minutes from Galveston Island.
SHOW OFF YOUR HAWK-I-TUDE
UHCL students embrace school pride and demonstrate tenacity, excellence and dynamic leadership in addition to a spirit of discovery.