Welcome and Thank you for your interest in the University of Houston-Clear Lake.
There are so many universities to choose from. We happen to think that University
of Houston-Clear Lake is the best. Below are some of our top reasons.
A Leading Institution: With close to 1500 international students we are Ranked by Institute of International
Education as one of the top 40 Master’s Institutions for international students &
international students are 16% of the student population
Affordability: Many of our international students receive scholarships
Program Quality: UHCL is accredited by Commission on Colleges of the Southern Association of Colleges
and Schools (SACS); School of Business accredited by AACSB International; High demand
programs in School of Science and Computer Engineering accredited by ABET; School
of Education accredited by NCATE
Prime Location: As home to NASA, the world’s largest medical center, an internationally-renowned
oil community, and numerous leading high-tech global industries, Houston is full of
professional opportunities made even more accessible through the partnerships that
UHCL has with many area corporations and businesses
Great Cost of Living: Houston’s cost of living is lower than all the other five largest US cities
Exceptional Safety: Our Police Department is a full service law enforcement agency accredited through
the Commission on Accreditation for Law Enforcement Agencies
Excellent Post-Graduation Employment: UHCL students on average are being paid more in their first jobs than other Texas
school graduates. Research by College Measures.
Convenient Housing: On campus housing and popular nearby apartments are available with ways to find roommates
Active International Student Associations: Chinese (CSA), Indian, (ISA), Taiwanese (TSA), and Vietnamese (VSA)
Community Sports: Opportunities to play recreational sports including Cricket, Rugby, Soccer, Table
Tennis and more
Whatever your goals, take the time today to review UHCL’s many academic programs.
The Office of International Admissions and Programs (OIAP) is there to assist you.
We understand that the application process for an international student can sometimes
be a daunting task. Do not hesitate to contact us for any questions.