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Welcome to By the Numbers, the University of Houston’s source for comprehensive data about university characteristics, operations, and productivity.  This dashboard is designed to support strategic, evidence-based decisions related to the activities below.

NOTE: The data contained on this website is available for University of Houston faculty and staff only. A valid CougarNet ID and password is required to log in and view this data. For publicly available institutional data, please visit the Institutional Research website at

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Enrollment Tracking

Weekly reports on admissions and the enrollment of new and continuing students for upcoming academic terms compared to past years.


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Enrollment Trends

Trends in enrollment by student characteristics.

Enrollment Trend Data

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New Student Profile

Characteristics of students enrolled at UH for the first time as undergraduate or graduate/professional students. 

New Student Data

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Semester Credit Hours

Trends in student credit hours by semester.

Semester Credit Hours Data

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Student Degrees

Trends in UH degrees awarded by student characteristics.

Student Degrees Data

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Faculty trends by rank, tenure and demographics.

Faculty Data