School Overview

Established in 1974, the University of Houston-Clear Lake provides educational opportunities to students in the Houston-Galveston area and beyond. Located adjacent to the NASA Johnson Space Center, UH-Clear Lake is situated in the heart of the area’s high-technology community. In 2011, UHCL received Texas Legislature approval to add freshman- and sophomore-level courses to its roster. Originally established as an upper-level university, UHCL welcomed freshman and sophomore students for the first time in fall 2014. UHCL is committed to supporting the region’s various commercial, engineering, human services and trade sectors, especially in the computing, medical, petrochemical and aerospace industries. 

UH Clear Lake offers programs leading to bachelor’s, master’s, and doctoral degrees from the following colleges:

  • College of Business
  • College of Education
  • College of Human Sciences and Humanities
  • College of Science and Engineering

UHCL Online offers the same level of excellence for more than 20 undergraduate, graduate and certificate programs.


School Details

Location: 2700 Bay Area Blvd,Houston, TX 77058-1002

Religious Affiliation: Not applicable

Sector & Type: Public, Not-for-profit

Military Support:

  • Credit for Training
  • Dedicated POC
  • Member of SOC
  • Recognized SVO
  • Yellow Ribbon

Highest Offering: Doctorate

Accreditation & Licensing

Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges



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