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Important COVID-19 Update

We are offering services in person and virtually.

Please email us at or call us at 281-283-3071 to connect with our staff or get more information about our services.

We are committed to continuing to serve our students in the safest way possible. For more information related to COVID-19, visit the Coronavirus (COVID-19) Health Alert page.

Fall 2022 Certification Requests Are Currently Being Processed.

Remember, if you wish to use benefits for Fall you must submit a certification request specific to your benefit. Please allow 30 days from time of submission for processing. Due to high volume peak periods, certification times will vary.

Important Updates: Summer Terms

The following information is per UHCL's Undergraduate/Graduate catalog. A student’s enrollment status is determined by the number of credit hours for which the student is enrolled at UHCL each semester.

Undergraduate Full-Time/Part-Time Status Course Load

  • Full-Time Enrollment - 12 hours or more
  • Three-Quarter Time Enrollment - 9 hours to 11 hours
  • Half-Time Enrollment - 6 hours to 8 hours
  • Less Than Half-Time Enrollment - 5 hours or less

Graduate Full-Time/Part-Time Status Course Load

  • Full-Time Enrollment -  9 hours or more
  • Three-Quarter Time Enrollment - 7 hours to 8 hours
  • Half-Time Enrollment - 5 hours to 6 hours
  • Less Than Half-Time Enrollment - 4 hours or less

For the summer term, all hours are added together between sessions to arrive at the total number of hours for the summer.

When enrolled in a cooperative education course, students will be considered full time for purposes of enrollment verification. The above hours requirement may differ for financial aid purposes. Please review the section of the catalog on financial aid or contact the Office of Financial Aid.

Other Updates

  • The Veterans Services website can now be found in the Academic and Admissions tab, as part of the drop-down menu.
  • If you are called to active duty for military services, please review our Activation and Active Deployment page, as well as the University of Houston System's active duty policy.

Office Services

Thank you for your service to our country. University of Houston-Clear Lake believes it is our duty, honor and privilege to assist you with obtaining the education you deserve. At the Capt. Wendell M. Wilson Office of Military and Veteran Services, you will receive crucial help, advice, educational support and career counseling - and we will provide assistance with securing your VA benefits and taking advantage of all they can provide you.

The Office of Military and Veteran Services is staffed by veterans just like you, and they are committed to creating a veteran-friendly campus so that your transition back to civilian life can be safe, healthy and productive.

Veterans Resources at UHCL

UHCL provides a wide range of degree programs at the undergraduate and graduate levels to meet a variety of interests and career objectives. Class times across campus are conducive to students who work full-time jobs to support their families, including multiple degree programs that are exclusively online or primarily in the evening. We want to help you achieve your educational goals.


  • Capt. Wendell M. Wilson Office of Military and Veteran Services

    Phone: 281-283-3071
    Fax: 281-226-7297

    SSCB 3.201
    2700 Bay Area Blvd, Box 177
    Houston, TX 77058-1098

    Office hours
    Monday - Friday 8 a.m. - 5 p.m.