University of Houston-Downtown

Acceptance Rate 88.00 %
SAT Average 1,040
2023 Tuition & Fees $17,524
Student Population 15,077
Average Financial Aid Amount Received $5,767

Academic Overview

University of Houston-Downtown is a public, four-years institute located in Houston, Texas. It is a Master's College and University (larger programs) by Carnegie Classification and its highest degree is Master's degree.
The 2023 tuition & fees is $7,708 for Texas residents and $17,524 for out-of-state students. The graduate school tuition & fees is $9,529 for Texas residents and $15,973 for out-of-state students.
The school offers both undergraduate and graduate programs and a total of 15,077 students are enrolled. The acceptance rate of undergraduate school is 88.00% and the graduation rate is 30% last year.
The salary after graduation from University of Houston-Downtown varies by major programs where the average earning after 10 years is $49,300. You can check the average salary by the major programs on the area of study page.

2023 Tuition & Fees

For undergraduate school, in the academic year 2022-2023, Houston-Downtown's tuition & fees is $7,708 for Texas residents and $17,524 for non-residents. For graduate programs, its 2023 average tuition & fees are $9,529 for in-state students and $15,973 for out-of-state students.
Data source for 2023 Tuition: NCES
2023 Tuition & Fees
Texas ResidentsOut-of-State
[Chart] 2022-2023 Tuition & Fees

Key Academic Statistics

The following chart illustrates the 2023 key academic statistics at Houston-Downtown. The acceptance rate of Houston-Downtown is 88.00% and the yield (enrollment rate) is 25.00%. The average graduation rate is 30% and the transfer-out rate is 39%.
The average received amount of financial aid is $5,767 and 82% of undergraduate students received grants or scholarship aid. A total of 15,077 students is attending including both undergraduate and graduate students, and the student to faculty ratio is 19 to 1.
Acceptance Rate for University of Houston-Downtown is 88.00 %.
Acceptance Rate
Graduation Rate for University of Houston-Downtown is 30 %
Graduation Rate
Transfer-out Rate for University of Houston-Downtown is 39 %
Transfer-out Rate
Retention Rate for University of Houston-Downtown is 64 %
Retention Rate
Student Population for University of Houston-Downtown is 15,077
Student Population
Student to Faculty Ratio for University of Houston-Downtown is 19 to 1
Student to Faculty Ratio
19 to 1
The average received amount of financial aid is $5,767 at University of Houston-Downtown.
Financial Aid Amount

Directory Information

Directory Information
Address1 Main Street, Houston, TX 77002-1014
Online Applicationwww.uhd.edu/admissions/apply/Pages/admissions-application.aspx
Financial Aidwww.uhd.edu/financial/
Net Price Calculatorwww.uhd.edu/financial/cost/Pages/financial-cost-calculator.aspx
Veterans Tuitionwww.uhd.edu/veterans/
Disability Servicewww.uhd.edu/student-life/disability/Pages/disability-index.aspx

Offered Degrees

Houston-Downtown offers 60 major programs through online and on-site education where 18 programs are available through distance learning. The following table lists the number of programs by offered degree with online class availabilities.
Offered Major Programs
Award LevelTotal Number of ProgramsAvailable Online Class
Post-Bachelor's Certificate113

Special Learning Opportunities

University of Houston-Downtown offers online education (distance learning opportunities) for both undergraduate and graduate programs. The school provides ROTC, teacher certification and study abroad - opportunity which a student completes part of the college program studying in another country programs to its students. It also offers weekend/evening classes which is a program that allows students to take a complete course of study and attend classes only on weekends or only in evenings.
Special Learning Opportunities
Online ClassUndergraduate , Graduate
ROTCArmy, Air Force
Weekend/Evening College
Teacher Certification
Study Abroad
Campus Housing
Board/Meal Plan

Veterans Benefits

University of Houston-Downtown has programs, benefits and/or services to veterans, military service members, or their families.
Veterans Benefits
Yellow Ribbon Program
(officially known as Post-9/11 GI Bill, Yellow Ribbon Program)
Credit for military training
Dedicated point of contact for support services for veterans, military service members, and their families
Recognized student veteran organization
Member of Servicemembers Opportunity Colleges