College Portrait of Undergraduate Education

College Portrait of Undergraduate Education

College Portrait Comparison Results

Cost Comparison for Two Universities
Costs University of Houston
Total Estimated Costs In state Out of state
Tuition $9,564 $23,424
Required fees $954 $954
Room & board (on campus) $9,278 $9,278
Other expenses (books, transportation, etc.) $5,500 $5,500
Total $25,296 $39,156
Financial Aid
Average annual award of full-time beginning undergrads receiving grants and scholarships $9,714 (77% of undergrads)
Average annual loan of full-time beginning undergrads receiving loans $6,164 (37% of undergrads)
Percent of students that borrow 48%
Average indebtedness at graduation $18,453
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Student Success Comparison for Two Universities
Student Success & Progress University of Houston
Percent of students that returned after 1 year 86%
Percent of students graduated or were still enrolled in a college after 4 years 85%

Student Comparison for Two Universities
Students At: University of Houston
Total students 40,914
Total undergraduates 32,915
Average age of undergraduates 22
Women 16,256 (49%)
Men 16,659 (51%)
Student Residency

Campus Life Comparison for Two Universities
Campus Life University of Houston
Students per faculty 22 to 1
Women faculty 38%
Faculty of color 27%
Undergraduate classes with fewer than 50 students 77%
Percent of new freshmen who live on campus 50%

Applicant Information Comparison for Two Universities
Applicant Information University of Houston
Term Fall 2014
New Student Applications
University of Houston

Comparison Overview

Please note that not all data lends itself well to the simple side-by-side comparison offered on this page. We encourage you to visit the full College Portrait sites for the institutions you are interested in to view all of their information, including student experiences and student learning outcomes.