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

HCA Houston Healthcare Donates $3.5 Million to UH College of Nursing

The University of Houston College of Nursing received a transformative $3.5 million donation from HCA Houston Healthcare to benefit faculty, staff and students at the college’s future location in Katy and its current home in Sugar Land.

University of Houston System surpasses $1 billion campaign goal ahead of schedule

At its Thursday Board of Regents meeting, the University of Houston System announced it surpassed its $1 billion fundraising goal 18 months ahead of schedule.


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.