More Than Just a College

At University of Houston-Clear Lake, you'll experience:

  • real connections with faculty members who are experts in their fields.
  • a valuable education that is recognized by leading national accrediting agencies in education, social work, sciences and more.
  • a beautiful, safe campus on 524 acres of natural green space.
  • entertainment, sports and arts within a half-hour drive.
  • global influences through a diverse community of students, faculty, staff and alumni.
degree programs 

We are University of Houston-Clear Lake, and we have been opening doors for accessible education since 1974. As part of the University of Houston System, we offer more than 90 graduate and undergraduate programs online or face-to-face at locations in Clear Lake, Pearland and the Texas Medical Center.

Across our four colleges — the College of BusinessCollege of EducationCollege of Human Sciences and Humanities, and College of Science and Engineering — student experiences inside and outside of the classroom demonstrate our impact beyond the campus. With 100 student organizations and various campus traditions, you have plenty of opportunities to get involved and form new friendships.

A Growing Campus

Over the past five years, we've achieved several milestones that will make your college experience at UHCL a memorable one. We:

  • began offering freshman- and sophomore-level classes in 2014 
  • hit record enrollment in fall 2018, allowing more students achieve their goals.
  • opened three new buildings between 2018-19 to create more space for learning.
  • expanded programs in our dynamic theater and art gallery

And the best part? We continue to grow. Here, you'll discover a diverse destination where everyone can thrive. Here, your opportunities are endless.