The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston

Houston, TX

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The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston

The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston

The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston Student Essentials

The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston Student Essentials
Region: Southwest
Setting: Large City Setting
Type: Public
Affiliation: Not applicable
Size: Small (Under 2,000 Undergrad)
Website: www.uthouston.edu
On-Campus Housing Available: No
Enrollment: 5,468
Year Established: 1972

About The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston

The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston is a graduate education university with a focus on medical research.

Academics at the university are spread across six schools:

  • School of Biomedical Informatics
  • School Biomedical Sciences
  • School of Dentistry
  • School of Nursing
  • University of Texas Medical School at Houston
  • University of Texas School of Public Health

UTHealth offers financial aid for tuition assistance through federal and state grants in addition to scholarships provided by the school. Students interested in financial aid should complete not only their FAFSA, but also the scholarship applications available on the school's website.


UTHealth believes that students should have an active college life. The school offers recreational services to promote health, fitness and relaxation; a wellness center where students are provided with a variety of services from behavior modification to health and safety; and an aquatics department where students can enjoy their heated Olympic-size pool.

UTHealth also houses the MD Anderson School of Health Professions, which offers certificate and bachelor's programs in Clinical Laboratory Science, Cytogenetic Technology, Cytotechnology, Diagnostic Imaging, Histotechnology, Medical Dosimetry, Molecular Genetic Technology, and Radiation Therapy.

Admissions requirements vary depending upon academic school, but each school requires a non-refundable $30 application fee when applying.

The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston Map & Location

The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston
7000 Fannin
Houston, TX 77030


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Getting Around The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston

Walkability

Very good walkability. We recommend walking in this area.

8/10
walk

Transit

Good transit. This area has adequate public transportation.

8/10
rail

Weather

Seasonal average temperatures for Houston, TX

Winter
Dec
65
47
Jan
63
45
Feb
66
49
Spring
Mar
72
54
Apr
79
61
May
85
69
Summer
Jun
90
74
Jul
92
76
Aug
93
76
Fall
Sep
88
72
Oct
81
63
Nov
72
54

Students

Full-Time Undergrad Students 829
Total Students (Undergrads & Graduate Students) 5,468

Ethnic Diversity:

  • Latino: 16%
  • African American: 10%
  • Caucasian: 51%
  • Asian: 14%
  • Unknown and Other: 8%
Latino 16%
African American 10%
Caucasian 51%
Asian 14%
Unknown and Other 8%

Undergraduate 15%
Graduate 85%
Full-Time 61%
Part-Time 39%
International 1%
Domestic 99%

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