Overall, the University of Houston is a fairly selective school. Around 22,500 applications are received by the University of Houston annually. The overall acceptance rate tends to be 62 percent which is equal about 14,000 students who passed the admission process of the institution. However, when the semester starts, only about 5,150 or 37% of the applicants will have chosen the University of Houston as their future school. Based on the institution’s application data, 47% of the applicants were men while 52% were women, however, after receiving the acceptance letter, only 50 percent of the women enrolled at the University of Houston as compared to 50 percent of men who decided to enroll.

Prospective students are asked to submit their ACT or SAT scores to the University of Houston when filling out the application. Most often, accepted applicants have test scores in the range of 22 - 28 for ACT or 1,130 - 1,310 for SAT. This school also accepts Advanced Placement (AP) credits, and Dual credit. the University of Houston’s undergraduate application fee is $75. To apply at the University of Houston, you will need to have these required documents: ACT/SAT scores, Secondary school rank, and a Secondary school record. The institution highly suggests that students who are applying have the completion of college-preparatory program, Recommendations, and Secondary school GPA.

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Student ACT Scores

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75th %



Student SAT Scores

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75th %



First-Year Admission Statistics

Application, Acceptance, Enrollment Statistics from the 2018 Admissions Cycle
Applications
22,461
Male 10,627
Female 11,834

 

Acceptance
13,925
Male 6,801
Female 7,218

 

Enrollment Total
5,152
Male 2,584
Female 2,598


Acceptance Rate
62%
Male
64%
Female
61%

 

Yield
37%
Male
38%
Female
36%


Application Fees and Other Information

Application Fees

Undergraduate

$75


Graduate

$75



Credit from AP or Pre-college classes

  • Advanced Placement (AP) credits
  • Dual credit

    Admission considerations

    Required

    Admission test scores
    Secondary school rank
    Secondary school record
    TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language)


    Recommended

    Completion of college-preparatory program
    Recommendations
    Secondary school GPA

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