50-50 Profile: University of Houston

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University of Houston -Public

Houston, Texas
46,324 (38,348 undergraduates)
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Offers full-ride scholarshps

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2018-19 Accepted: 62%
4 Year Graduation Rate: 30%
5 Year Graduation Rate: 52%
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What you need to know on how to pay for college at University of Houston

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Scholarships
Total Expenses In-State: $23,979
Total Expenses Out-of-State: $36,507
Average Net Price 17-18: $16,002
Freshman Non-Federal Loans: 5%
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75th PERCENTILE TEST SCORES

SAT EBRW: 650
SAT Math: 660
ACT: 28
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Common Data Set

Percent Freshman not in top quarter of class: 36%
Percent Freshman with GPA <3.50: 37.5%
Percent of Freshman Need Met: 61.1%
Percent of Non-Need Freshman Receiving Awards: 22.5%
Average Freshman Non-Need Award: $5,051
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Class Schedule: Yes
Shows Class Capacity: Yes
Student to Faculty Ratios: Should they be part of your college rankings?

Athletics

NCAA D1, American Athletic Conference

University of Houston athletic teams

Reasons to consider University of Houston:

Honors College
Houston Early Research Experience (HERE)
Provost’s Undergraduate Research Scholarship Program (PURS)
Advanced Superconductor Manufacturing Institute
Borders, Trade and Immigration (BTI) Institute
National Center for Airborne Laser Mapping
Subsea Systems Institute
Texas Center for Learning Disabilities
Hewlett Packard Enterprise Data Science Institute
Wolff Center for Entrepreneurship
Texas Center for Superconductivity
Institute for Health Care Marketing
Center for Immigration Research
Spec’s Beverage & Food Appreciation Laboratory

50-50 Profile: University of Houston

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