College is a journey with many ups, downs and turns. It can be very challenging but also incredibly rewarding. As a University of Houston student, you have access to the resources you will need to succeed on your academic journey. Whether you need help researching a topic or staying on top of your studies, University of Houston provides the tools you’ll need from acceptance to graduation.
The first hurdle you’ll encounter as a student is registering and enrolling in courses. Below you will find various resources which can help you throughout this process. From the Enrollment Schedule, which lets you know when enrollment begins, to Payment Information, which guides you through making payment arrangements for your new classes, University of Houston is with you each step of the way.
The Office of Scholarships and Financial aid is focused on helping you choose the best way to fund your academic journey. Their staff will help you pursue grants, work-studies, on-campus jobs, loans, and other forms of financial aid.
The ultimate goal of your academic journey is to earn a degree. To ensure that you reach that goal, the University has provided a large array of academic resources designed to help you succeed in the classroom. For instance, check out our on-campus tech store, Cougar Byte, which provides computer hardware, software, and services at a discounted student price. Or try enhancing your personal development by completing free online courses in Skillport.
Every journey needs a guide and the University’s academic advisors are your navigators. Advisors will help you gain a better understanding of the degrees offered, discuss degree plans with you, submit petitions on your behalf, and review course requirements with you.
A great education goes beyond the classroom and so do the resources you have at your disposal. Below are several student services focused on providing aid and support to students who need additional assistance.
As you travel through your academic journey you may decide to change course and pursue a different degree. If you find yourself interested in changing majors to pursue an online or off-campus degree, let us know. Our friendly staff will be glad to assist and walk you through the process of changing your major.