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Important COVID-19 Update

The Capt. Wendell M. Wilson Office of Military and Veteran Services is offering services in person and virtually.

Please email us at vso@uhcl.edu 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 Open on Monday, June 27 2022.

Remember, if you wish to use benefits for Fall you must submit a certification request specific to your benefit.

VA Certification Request Form
https://cm.maxient.com/reportingform.php?UnivofHoustonClearLake&layout_id=80

Hazlewood Certification Request Form
https://cm.maxient.com/reportingform.php?UnivofHoustonClearLake&layout_id=81


Important Updates: Summer Terms

The following information is per UHCL's Undergraduate/Graduate catalog. 

Undergraduate Full-Time/Part-Time Status Course Load

A student’s enrollment status is determined by the number of credit hours for which the student is enrolled at UHCL each semester.

Enrollment statuses are listed below:

  • 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

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.

Graduate Full-Time/Part-Time Status Course Load

A student’s enrollment status is determined by the number of credit hours for which the student is enrolled at UHCL each semester.

Enrollment statuses are listed below:

  • 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 the University of Houston System's active duty policy.

Resident Courses

VA Benefits Instruction Modes

Effective immediately, courses scheduled for Face-to-face, Online, and Hybrid are the modalities authorized to be certified with the Department of Veterans Affairs.

  • Delivery occurs 100% face-to-face. In-person meetings occur at the "Days & Times" and in the "Room" provided on the class schedule. Some face-to-face offerings use Blackboard as a supplement for course content and submitting assignments.
  • Delivery occurs 100% online with no face-to-face meetings required. All instruction and course requirements are online. Some online courses may require students to attend face-to-face exams.
  • Hybrid >50% Online: Delivery is a combination of online and face-to-face with more than 50% of the instruction happening online, which may include either synchronous, asynchronous, or a combination of online experiences. In-person meetings occur at the "Days & Times" and in the "Room" provided on the class schedule.
  • Hybrid <50% Online: Delivery occurs face-to-face and online with less than 50% of the instruction happening online, which may include either synchronous, asynchronous, or a combination of online experiences. In-person meetings occur at the "Days & Times" and in the "Room" provided on the class schedule.

For questions or concerns not related to Veteran Services please contact the Dean of Students Office.

Dean of Students Assistance Request Form


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.

Contact

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

    Phone: 281-283-3071
    Fax: 281-226-7297
    Email: vso@uhcl.edu

    Student Services Classroom Building, 3.201
    2700 Bay Area Blvd, Box 177
    Houston, TX 77058-1098

    Office hours:

    Fall/Spring Hours
    Monday - Friday, 8 a.m. - 5 p.m.