Prospective Students

Whether you’re embarking on your college career, transferring from another school, or pursuing an advanced degree, the University of Houston College of Natural Sciences and Mathematics is a smart choice. Here are some reasons why:

Faculty Who Create Knowledge

Our professors not only are committed to excellent teaching but also generate new knowledge. These faculty members receive millions of dollars in competitive research funding each year to study some of the most pressing problems facing mankind. As an NSM student, you also have opportunities to help uncover solutions through research.

Vibrant, Diverse Campus

At the University of Houston, one of the nation’s most ethnically diverse research universities, you’ll meet people from many different backgrounds. You’ll find numerous student organizations and campus activities that include a film series, concerts, theatrical productions, art exhibits, NCAA athletics, and an impressive recreation center with an Olympic-sized pool.

Houston – A Dynamic City

Minutes from the ocean, the nation’s fourth largest city boasts a mild climate conducive to outdoor activity year-round. It features world-class performing arts, museums, a zoo, sports and concerts, and international restaurants. The energy capital of the world and home to many Fortune 500 firms, the renowned Texas Medical Center, and NASA, Houston also offers numerous employment opportunities.

We invite you to explore our website and learn more about the advantages UH and NSM offer.