Priority Dates

Freshman Priority Dates

Semester of Enrollment Date the Application is Available to Students
Priority Date to Submit the Application and All Credentials* Priority Date to Register for NSO, Once Admitted
Spring 2016 Aug. 1, 2015

Application and Credentials: Dec. 18, 2015

Conference registration closes one week prior to each available conference date.
Summer 2016 Aug. 1, 2015 May 1, 2016 Conference registration closes one week prior to each available conference date.
Fall 2016 Aug. 1, 2015

Scholarship Priority: Dec. 1, 2015

Application and Credentials: July 1, 2016

Conference registration closes one week prior to each available conference date.

*Completed application, official high school transcript, official test scores, and application fee must be received by the University of Houston by this date. Students must also comply with the State of Texas Uniform Admission Policy by this date. Students completing their admission file after the deadline will not be considered for admission and will need to submit a new application for a future term.

For a faster admission decision, students are encouraged to submit transcripts and test scores electronically if available.

Transfer Priority Dates

Semester of Enrollment Date the Application is Available to Students Priority Date to Submit the Application and All Credentials* Priority Date to Register for ART, Once Admitted
Spring 2016 Aug. 1, 2015

Application and Credentials: Dec. 18, 2015

Conference registration closes one week prior to each available conference date.
Summer 2016 Jan. 4, 2016 May 1, 2016 Conference registration closes one week prior to each available conference date.
Fall 2016 Jan. 4, 2016

Scholarship Priority: March 1, 2016

Application and Credentials: July 15, 2016

Conference registration closes one week prior to each available conference date.

*Completed application, all required transcripts, and application fee must be received by the University of Houston by this date. Students that are currently enrolled at another institution are advised to submit transcripts from the last completed semester to meet this deadline. Students completing their admission file after the deadline will not be considered for admission and will need to submit a new application for a future term.

Applicants who are Non-U.S. citizens AND who do not hold or have not applied for U.S. permanent resident status must follow the International Dates and Deadlines.

For a faster admission decision, students are encouraged to submit transcripts electronically if available.

**Students with completed applications after March 1 will be individually reviewed.

International Priority Dates

Non-U.S. citizens who do not hold or have not applied for U.S. permanent resident status must follow the international dates and deadlines listed below.

International Freshman

Semester of Enrollment Date the Application is Available to Students Priority Date to Submit the Application and All Credentials* Priority Date to Register for NSO, Once Admitted
Spring 2016 Aug. 1, 2015 Oct. 1, 2015 Dec. 18, 2015
Summer 2016 Aug. 1, 2015 April 1, 2016 June 1, 2016
Fall 2016 Aug. 1, 2015 June 1, 2016 July 1, 2016

International Transfer

Semester of Enrollment Date the Application is Available to Students Priority Date to Submit the Application and All Credentials* Priority Date to Register for ART, Once Admitted
Spring 2016 Aug. 1, 2015 Oct. 1, 2015 Dec. 18, 2015
Summer 2016 Aug. 1, 2015 April 1, 2016 June 1, 2016
Fall 2016 Aug. 1, 2015 June 1, 2016 July 1, 2016

*Completed online application, all required official transcripts/academic documents, including official English translation, required official test scores (or completion of English Language Requirement), and application fee must be received by the University of Houston by this date. Students completing their admission file after the deadline will not be considered for admission and will need to submit a new application for a future term.

Graduate and professional programs have individual admissions deadlines. International graduate students should contact their chosen college or program for more specific dates and deadlines that are unique to their chosen course of study. For a listing of all the graduate and professional programs offered by the University of Houston please go to Graduate & Professional Programs.

Readmission as a Former Student Priority Dates

Semester of Enrollment Priority to Submit Application and All Credentials
Spring Term Dec. 18, 2015
Summer Term May 1, 2016
Fall Term July 15, 2016