University of Houston at DowntownSchool Overview: Acceptance Rate, Tuition, and More

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Houston, Texas Public Nonprofit regional Accreditation

$6,788

Avg in-state tuition

$16,916

Avg out-of-state tuition

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About University of Houston at Downtown

The University of Houston at Downtown is a medium-sized public university located on an urban campus in Houston, Texas. It has a total undergraduate enrollment of 14,640, and admissions are selective, with an acceptance rate of 89%. The university offers 39 bachelor's degrees, has an average graduation rate of 29%, and a student-faculty ratio of 19:1. Tuition and fees for in-state students are $6,788, while tuition and fees for out-of-state students are $16,916.

Admissions Breakdown

Acceptance Rate Insight

89% of students were accepted during the 2019-2020 school year. Sometimes schools with midrange acceptance rates have higher standards of entry but are still accessible to many students who apply.

Acceptance Rate 89%

Retention Rate 73%

Graduation Rate 29%

Data collected from the Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS), [2019-2020]. In the absence of IPED data, information was collected directly from the school and is accurate as of the date of collection. Contact the school directly for the most current and complete information.

SAT & ACT

SAT 25th-75th Percentile 920-1080

ACT 25th-75th Percentile 16-20

Ways to Learn

Hybrid The program is a combination of on-campus and online learning and varies per program.
International Online classes are available for students around the world.

Learning Environment

60%

Female Student Population

19:1

Student to Faculty Ratio

15k

Number of Students Enrolled

Demographics

Hispanic

49%

Black

20%

White

14%

Asian

9%

Non-U.S. Citizen

6%

Unknown

1%

Two or more races

1%

American Indian/Alaska Native

0%

Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander

0%

Socio-Economic Diversity

60% of students received an income-based federal Pell Grant intended for low-income students.

Data collected from the Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS), [2019-2020]. In the absence of IPED data, information was collected directly from the school and is accurate as of the date of collection. Contact the school directly for the most current and complete information.

Financial Aid Breakdown

Students Receiving Aid

Federal Grant Aid

60%

State Grant Aid

54%

Institution Grant Aid

48%

Pell Grant

60%

Average Aid Awarded
Federal Grant Aid $5,544
State Grant Aid $5,739
Institution Grant Aid $2,421
Pell Grant Aid $4,370

Data collected from the Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS), [2019-2020]. In the absence of IPED data, information was collected directly from the school and is accurate as of the date of collection. Contact the school directly for the most current and complete information.

Resource

Understanding Grants & Scholarships