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About Hawk Connection

Hawk Connection guarantees easy transfer from your community college to UHCL.

Hawk Connection helps you get ready for your four-year degree at UHCL while you’re still at your community college. You can join as soon as you get to your community college. A Hawk Connection adviser will be assigned to you for guidance throughout your time at the community college and enrollment at UHCL.

If you have 36 semester credit hours or less and are enrolled at a community college in the State of Texas, Hawk Connection is the transfer program for you. With the guidance of a Hawk Connection adviser, task such as choosing the best courses to take at your community college each semester, finding information about your major and transferring become easy. Your designated adviser will guide you every step of the way to becoming a UHCL Hawk!

Program Eligibility Requirements

  • Have earned 36 semester credit hours or less on all college level course work
  • Attend a mandatory advising meeting
  • Sign a Hawk Connection Agreement
  • Be in good academic standing

Program Benefits and Services

  • Transfer admission counseling and course work information
  • Application fee will not be assessed
  • Academic Advising
  • Degree plan under catalog in effect at the date of signature of agreement
  • UHCL Hawk Connection I.D. card
  • Library access
  • Membership in student organizations
  • Career and counseling services through Academic Transfer Advising Department
  • Hawk Connection and university sponsored events

Prior to enrolling at UHCL, Hawk Connection participants must submit an admissions application and meet the admission requirements in effect for their intended semester of transfer.

Hawk Connection is your gateway to accessing UHCL resources otherwise not offered to traditional prospective students. Students who participate in Hawk Connection currently attend and have transferred from colleges like the ones listed below and others.

Alvin Community College
Blinn College
Brazosport College
Central Texas College
College of the Mainland
Galveston College
Houston Community College System
Lee College
San Jacinto College  - All Campuses
Wharton County Junior College

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