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We are offering a variety of tours to fit the needs of prospective students. Schedule your visit today!

Prospective Freshman Tour

Monday, Wednesday, Friday at 9 a.m. / Tuesday, Thursday at 2 p.m.

This tour option is designed for prospective high school students and those who have not previously attended a collegiate institution. This booking is for individual tours only. This tour will last approximately 1 hour and 45 minutes and will include the following:

  • Hawk Guide Welcome
  • Guided Campus Tour
  • Opportunity to apply for Admission (application fee waivers applied)
  • Opportunity to meet with an Enrollment Counselor

Schedule a Freshman Tour Now

Groups should proceed with booking under the group tour option.

Transfer or Graduate Student Tours

Monday, Wednesday, Friday at 2 p.m. / Tuesday, Thursday at 9 a.m.

This tour option is designed for a student that wishes to pursue bachelor's degree (4-year degree) at UHCL, with more than 12 hours of college-level credit from a community college or other institution. Additionally, any prospective graduate student that has already received a bachelor's degree can utilize the form below to schedule a visit. This tour will last approximately 1 hour and 45 minutes and will include the following:

  • Hawk Guide Welcome
  • Guided Campus Tour
  • Opportunity to apply for Admission (application fee waivers applied)
  • Opportunity to meet with an Enrollment Counselor

Schedule a Transfer or Graduate Tour Now

If you intend to book for a group of transfer/graduate students, please utilize the group tour option.

Bilingual Tours (Spanish)

Available upon request

This tour is designed to accommodate prospective students and their families who speak Spanish. Please understand that bilingual tours are contingent on the availability of tour guides. Bilingual tours will last approximately 1 hour and 45 minutes.

Our staff will make every effort to accommodate your preferred date.

Bilingual tour request information will be available soon.

Program Specific Tours

Available upon request

This tour is designed for prospective students who would like an exclusive tour, specific to the program they are interested in.

Program-specific tours are contingent on the availability of faculty members. Note: Our staff will make every effort to accommodate your preferred date.

Program specific tour request information will be available soon.

Twilight Tours (Evening Tours)

Every Monday at 6 p.m.

This tour is designed for prospective students that wish to learn more about UH-Clear Lake after our normal business hours.

Most campus offices will not be open for business after 5 p.m. Due to staffing, group tours are not permitted to schedule afternoon tours. Instead group tours are encouraged to attend Admission events or schedule a tour during normal business hours. Tours can also be booked during our normal business hours.

Schedule a Twilight Tour

Saturday Tours

Every second Saturday, 10 a.m. - noon

This tour is designed for prospective students who wish to learn more about UHCL after our normal business hours.

Most campus offices will not be open for business. Due to staffing, group tours are not permitted to schedule Saturday tours. Instead, group tour attendees are encouraged to attend Saturday events (Discover UHCL, Hawk Preview, etc.) which are typically held once per semester. Group tour attendees may also book during our normal business hours.

Schedule a Saturday Tour

Group Tours

Monday-Friday at 10 a.m.

The Office of Admissions provides in person group tours to groups of up to 50 people, with a minimum of 10 students. Group tour dates fill quickly. If your group does not meet the criteria, please email us at CampusVisitRSVP@uhcl.edu.

Group tours can last 1.5-2 hours. Group tours are to be scheduled at least 2 weeks in advance and require a 10:1 chaperone to student ratio.

This visit will include the following:

  • Hawk Guide Welcome
  • Admissions Presentation from Staff
  • Guided Campus Tour
  • Opportunity to apply for Admission (application fee waivers applied)
  • Opportunity to meet with an Enrollment Counselor individually

If your group meets the criteria please fill out the form below. 

  • Times: Monday-Friday, 10 a.m. (excluding holidays, final exam weeks and University closures)
  • Length: 2 hours – Your visit includes a presentation and a 1.5-hour walking tour. Wear comfortable shoes!
  • Limit: 50 – Groups of more than 50 participants must email Campusvisitrsvp@uhcl.edu for review of this request. 

Group Tour Guidelines

  • Submission of the requested date does not guarantee approval. You will receive an email from the Campus Visit Team with the confirmation date and time, along with more information about parking, food, etc. if your request is fulfilled. 
  • Two (2) weeks' notice is required for all group visits. 
  • Tour group organizers must give at least two (2) business days' notice when canceling or rescheduling a scheduled tour. UHCL reserves the right to cancel or reschedule a tour due to inclement weather in advance and up to the morning of the scheduled tour time. 
  • Group tours are not available during the first week of each fall and spring semester or finals week of each fall and spring semester.  
  • All group tours must provide at least one (1) chaperone for every ten (10) students in attendance. 
  • Requesting institution(s) or chaperone(s) assume all liability for their students while on UHCL grounds. UHCL will not be held liable for any lost or stolen goods, accidents or injuries. If a tour group or member is disruptive or rude, the tour guides and any other member of the Welcome Center staff reserves the right to end the tour or visit at any time. 
  • Driving to UHCL? Plan to arrive 10-15 mins prior to your scheduled tour time. Tour guides are student workers and are available only during the arranged tour time. Late arrival may result in a modified campus tour, cancellation of the campus tour and/or other previously scheduled activities.

Request a Group Tour

Virtual Visits

Take Our Virtual Tour

Explore University of Houston-Clear Lake (UHCL) from anywhere with our virtual resources featured below. We will continue developing more visit options.

Tour Confirmation 

You will receive an email confirming the date and time of your visit. Please be aware that some dates and times may not be available. When tours reach capacity they will be closed.


Request a UHCL Campus Experience Day

This option is provided for groups exceeding 80 participants. Requests for Campus Experience Days must be received at least 90 days prior to the anticipated event date. This time frame allows our staff to prepare appropriately. Campus Experience Days at UHCL are conducted Monday through Friday from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. However, the duration of Campus Experience Days must not exceed five hours. Typical UHCL Campus Experience Day activities consist of the following:  

  • A warm welcome from Senior Leadership and Admissions Staff  
  • Student Club and/or Resource Browse  
  • A detailed campus tour with UHCL Hawk Guides  
  • Sneak peak of Hunter Hall  
  • Opportunities to shop UHCL merchandise from our Campus Store  
  • A student leadership panel  
  • Opportunity to apply for Admission 
  • And much more! 

Please note that lunch is not provided and must be arranged prior to the scheduled date. Lunch can be reserved through the UHCL Café or any outside vendor of your choice.  

Inquire about a UHCL Campus Experience Day at CampusVisitRSVP@uhcl.edu


Campus Maps and Directions

Directions to UHCL


Special Accommodations

If any special requests or accommodation for a disability are needed in order to participate in this program, please email CampusVisitRSVP@uhcl.edu at least one week prior to the tour to arrange for the accommodation and add this to the request form. 

Contact

  • Office of Admissions

    Phone: 281-283-2500
    Fax: 281-283-2522
    Email: admissions@uhcl.edu

    SSCB 1.101
    2700 Bay Area Blvd, Box 13
    Houston, TX 77058-1002

    Office Hours:
    Mon-Fri, 8 a.m. - 5 p.m.