Transforming Good Intentions Into Good Medicine
The College of Medicine will join the University of Houston as its 15th academic college, admitting 30 students in its inaugural class in 2020. Our goal is for at least 50 percent of each graduating class to practice primary care specialties — a crucial point of difference that will truly set the College apart from its local and national counterparts.
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OPPORTUNITY DEFINES A UH EDUCATION
When you invest in UH, you enable opportunity to take root and thrive. It grows first for our students, who bring a special grit and determination to their studies, and next for our schools, colleges, faculty, and region.
Plank Foundation Establishes Entrepreneurship Scholarship at Bauer College
A life-changing gift destined to help fuel the success of University of Houston C. T. Bauer College of Business entrepreneurship students was recently established and presented for the first time.
Andy and Andrea Diamond Create Opportunity through the $17 Million Diamond Family Scholars Endowment
Texas foster care students seeking advancement through higher education will receive financial assistance, academic support, mentoring, and more through the Diamond Family Scholars program at the University of Houston
$1 Million Gift Will Expand UH Structural Engineering Labs
A $1 million gift from the Hsu family will expand the Thomas T.C. Hsu Structural Research Laboratory and help update its equipment to meet the growing and increasingly complex needs of testing modern infrastructure.
News and Events
The UH College of Medicine Revealed
The architectural renderings of the new $80 million University of Houston College of Medicine building were revealed as the ink dried on a ceremonial bill signed by Texas Governor Greg Abbott. Boldly modern, the approximately 150,000 square-foot facility will feature the signature limestone of the University and broad glass accents to foster an open and bright learning environment.
UH System Launches $2 Million Technology Bridging Fund
The University of Houston System has launched a $2 million research fund to help faculty inventors bridge the gap between research and commercialization.
State Funding Approved for UH College of Medicine, New Law Center Building
The Texas Legislature has approved strong support for continued growth and student success throughout the University of Houston System, including startup funds for the UH College of Medicine, funding for new facilities for the UH Law Center and Hobby School of Public Affairs, and increased funding for general operations and hurricane recovery at all four UH System universities