University of Houston - Clear Lake2700 Bay Area Blvd, Houston, United States
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About University of Houston - Clear Lake
University of Houston-Clear Lake is a public research university which was founded in 1974. With a 5,570 total undergraduate enrollment, it has a suburban setting, and its academic calendar is semester based. The campus spans about 524 acres in Houston, Texas. The University of Houston-Clear Lake is ranked at 63 in The Best Colleges is Regional Universities (West) 2018 edition, and 24th public university in the same category.
University of Houston 'Clear Lake has a gender distribution of 64% female students and 36% male students. At the school, 97% of the students stay off-campus while 3% of students stay in college-affiliated, -operated or-owned housing. University of Houston-Clear Lake offers its students many paths to personal and career success through its upper-level graduate and undergraduate programs in the areas of computer engineering, science, humanities and human sciences, education and business.
About 8,000 students attend University of Houston-Clear Lake, with more than 5,000 undergraduates. Besides the conventional face-to-face lectures, an integral aspect of the University of Houston-Clear Lake's education delivery system is its distance learning options, where most students can take advantage of the off-campus sites in the metropolitan area and off-campus courses at the university's partner institutions.
The University provides several student services such as health insurance, health service, placement service, non-remedial tutoring. UHCL also provides campus security and safety services such as late night escort/transport service, lighted sidewalks/pathways, 24-hour emergency telephone lines, and 24-hour vehicle and foot patrol. 80% of the students have vehicles, and alcohol is not allowed for all students of University of Houston-Clear Lake.