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Applying to the University of Houston as a transfer is a first step toward your rewarding future.

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First, be sure to check our admission deadlines and transfer admission requirements. Below you will find the Transfer Steps to Apply:

  1. The application. Go to and submit your ApplyTexas application for the University of Houston (main campus).
  2. The $75 Application Fee ($90 for international applicants). Pay the nonrefundable application fee when you submit your ApplyTexas application or mail a check or money order to the Office of Admissions. Your check or money order must be payable to: University of Houston.
  3. Send your official college transcripts. Send your official transcript from ALL colleges/universities attended. UH requires official transcripts from each and all institutions attended. Official transcripts must be sent directly to University of Houston (main campus) from your college/university. UH accepts official electronic transcripts (e-transcripts) from various secure electronic transcript networks: EDI/SPEEDE, eScrip-Safe, National Student Clearinghouse, JST, Parchment/DocuFide, AVOW, etc. If the transcript service your institution uses is requesting an email address, please use

    If electronic transcript delivery is not an option at your college/university, please request for an official transcripts to be sent by mail in a sealed envelope directly to the University of Houston. UH does not accept faxed transcripts or transcripts sent via email attachment by students.

  4. Send your test scores. All applicants who did not graduate from a U.S. accredited high school or did not graduate high school from a UH recognized English-speaking country will be required to provide adequate proof of English Language Proficiency to receive admission.

If you also are seeking admission to The Honors College, you’ll need to submit a separate Honors application.

Where to Mail Application Items
If you are submitting your application fee and/or official transcript by mail, please send to:

Office of Admissions
University of Houston
Welcome Center
4434 University Drive
Houston, TX 77204-2023