University of Houston-Downtown

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One Main Street
Houston, Texas 77002
www.uhd.edu
DEGREE COMPLETION SERVICES:
713.221.8522
uhdadmit@uhd.edu
VETERANS SERVICES:
713.221.5581
recordsm@uhd.edu
BAAS-AA DEGREE COMPLETION CONTACT:
TonesK@uhd.edu
BS-ISS DEGREE COMPLETION CONTACT:
HovsepianM@uhd.edu

The University of Houston-Downtown celebrates student success, excellence, inclusiveness, respect, integrity and service. UHD faculty and staff members are committed to providing students with quality educational opportunities and helping them achieve their educational goals. UHD is a publicly-supported, urban university located in Houston's central business district.UHD is considered one of the most ethnically diverse liberal arts institutions in the southwest, a distinction that indicates the student body accurately reflects the Houston community's wealth of cultures and nationalities. The University offers all students a specially tailored opportunity for quality higher education, small classes and personal interest from faculty.

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Branch Campuses

UHD Northwest at LSC University Park

Building 12, 20515 SH 249
Houston, TX 77070
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Transfer Information

Degree Completion Programs: To be accepted into the BAAS-AA program, the student must hold an AAS degree and have a 2.25 GPA. Contact TonesK@uhd.edu for more info. The BS-ISS requires a 2.0 GPA for acceptance as a major. Contact HovsepianM@uhd.edu for more info.
Average Tuition and Fees: $2,511 per semester (2012)
Associate Degree Required: To be accepted into the BAAS-AA program, the student must hold an AAS degree and have a 2.5 GPA. Contact TonesK@uhd.edu for more info. The BS-ISS requires a 2.0 GPA for acceptance as a major. Contact HovsepianM@uhd.edu for more info.
Technical/ vocational Course Credit Accepted: The BAAS-AA program accepts up to 36 hours of technical/vocational course credit if the student has completed an AAS degree, while the BS-ISS program does not accept any technical/vocational course credit.
Credit For Experience: Credit for life experience is not given.
Delivery Method: Online, Face to Face, and Hybrid. The coursework for both the BAAS-AA and BS-ISS degrees can be completed entirely through online courses.
Minimum Grade: Although the hours for all attempted courses are counted as “transfer hours” (whether the grade is “F” or “D”), the actual acceptance or the application of “D” grades to degree plans varies between programs at UHD
Credits (Min/Max): At least 30 semester credit hours of course work toward the degree must be taken at UHD. At least 18 of those 30 hours must be in the upper division.
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Application Deadlines

Fall

August 1

Spring

December 15

Summer I & II

May 1

Summer III

June 1
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Application Requirements

Minimum GPA: To be accepted into the BAAS-AA program, the student must hold an AAS degree and have a 2.25 GPA. Contact TonesK@uhd.edu for more info. The BS-ISS requires a 2.0 GPA for acceptance as a major. Contact HovsepianM@uhd.edu for more info.
Official Transcripts: Official transcripts from all previously attended colleges are required.
SAT Scores: Standardized test scores are not required.
Letters of Recommendation: Letters of recommendation are not required.
Essay: An essay is not required.
Application Fee: There is a $35 non-refundable application fee ($75 for a late application).
Interview: An interview is not required.
apply online: www.applytexas.org
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Scholarships and Financial Aid

The same scholarship and financial aid opportunities are available to all students.