Athletics - University of Houston
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Whose House? Coogs' House!

The University of Houston has one of the most storied athletics programs in the nation, from Phi Slama Jama to nationally ranked teams and Olympic athletes! Our athletic team’s grit, determination and athletic prowess are undeniable. With the same drive used to dominate on the court or on the fields, the Houston Athletics Department fosters a culture of academic excellence.

Athletic Success

  • 1Heisman Trophy
  • 17NCAA Team Titles
  • 67NCAA Individual Championships
  • 64Olympians (Including 20 Gold Medals)
  • 162Conference Championships
  • 1,075All-American Award Winners

Campus Resources

Students have the opportunity to participate in their choice of either student-run sports clubs or intramural activities through the Campus Recreation programs. And our impressive Recreation and Wellness Center provides fitness equipment, a world-class natatorium, wellness programs and plenty of court space for our students, faculty, staff, and alumni to enjoy.

students at a football game

Witnessing the power of UH Athletics with all the members of Coog Nation is an experience like none other! School spirit is almost palpable at the University of Houston.