The University of Houston (UH)
The University of Houston (UH) a well-known public research university in Houston, Texas, founded in 1927. The University is the third-largest in Texas with over 46,000 students. Its magnificent sprawling campus spans 667 acres in southeast Houston. The university empowers students in pursuit of learning, discovery, leadership and engagement.
The legacy of the University of Houston Originally HJC was located on San Jacinto High School campus and offered only night courses to train future teachers. Its first session began March 7, 1927, with an enrollment of 232 students and 12 faculty. The first president of HJC was Edison Ellsworth Oberholtzer, who was the dominant force in establishing the junior college.
Nowadays, It is offering a wide array of programs including undergraduate, graduate, doctoral, distance and continuing education studies. If one tries to assess in case of ranking UH is among the best colleges in America, also UH is home to award-winning faculty, innovative research centres as well as notable alumni. UH, a name of diverse student population not only in Texas but in America.