Information for Students

Absence Notification

If the following situation(s) are keeping you from attending class please contact our office:

  • A personal emergency
  • A family emergency
  • You will be unable to complete the semester

Although we will not excuse you from classes, we will notify your professors and academic dean about your situation. Please know that we will ask you to provide documentation verifying your emergency/situation. If you have any issues getting documentation please let us know. 

Understanding Policy and Procedures

Our office is here to ensure that all of our students understand the community standards and rules put in place so that we can all enjoy an inclusive, safe, and supportive campus environment.

As a student, your responsibilities include familiarizing yourself with all university-related policies and procedures. If you have questions about a UHCL policy or procedure, please contact us. We  understand that this can be a bit overwhelming and are happy to assist you in understanding UHCL and UH System policy and procedures. 


If your situation requires you to consider withdrawing from one or all your classes, please contact the Registrars Office prior to doing so. More information regarding the withdrawal process can be found here,

Enrollment Questions - Ask SEC (Student Enrollment Center)

SEC, the Student Enrollment Center in SSCB, serves as your first stop for general questions you need answered. You can stop by in-person (SSCB 1102), call (281-283-2722) or email (