ABOUT THIS UNIVERSITY
Please note: Map and campus details are for general information only. Once you enroll, you will have access to our specific location on campus. Want to Carpool? Go green and save some green when you carpool to camp. After you enroll, you’ll be able to network with other families. Yep, we built an app for that.
ABOUT UNIVERSITY OF HOUSTON COMPUTER CAMPS
This is our 8th season hosting Houston, TX summer camps at our University of Houston location. We strike the right balance between off-computer activities (creative games, sports, life skills, etc.) and essential technology education to foster STEM skill development (Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics).
The University of Houston’s 560-acre campus includes lush greenery, fountains, sculptures, and recreational fields surrounding modern classrooms, high-tech laboratories and study facilities. Its proximity to the heart of the nation’s fourth largest city, Houston, is also quite an advantage.We have chosen UH to host our summer camps because it is Texas’ premier public metropolitan research and teaching institution. UH stands at the forefront of education, research and service. Likewise, the resources of the Gulf Coast region complement and enrich the university’s academic programs.
UH is located inside Loop 610 approximately 7.5 miles north of William P. Hobby Airport – making it a convenient day camp and overnight camp option in Houston. Come check out our summer camps in Houston, TX at the University of Houston!
UNIVERSITY OF HOUSTON FACTS
Schools at University of Houston: The University of Houston offers coursework through a variety of academic colleges, as follows: Hines College of Architecture, Bauer College of Business, College of Education, Cullen College of Engineering, Hilton College of Hotel and Restaurant Management, University of Houston Law Center, College of Liberal Arts and Social Sciences, College of Natural Sciences and Mathematics, College of Optometry, College of Pharmacy, Graduate College of Social Work, College of Technology.
Rankings: The University of Houston has been recognized for Campus Ethnic Diversity and ranked #2 among national universities by U.S. News & World Report. The Princeton Review has also recognized the academic quality of the University of Houston and has ranked their entrepreneurship program as the best in the nation. In terms of public universities who produce CEOs of S&P 500 companies, the University of Houston ranks 5th according to Bloomberg Markets.
Athletics: The University of Houston Cougars are members of Conference USA, and since the conference was formed in 1995, UH has won a respectable 33 titles. The University of Houston sponsors 16 intercollegiate programs, with their most successful programs being men’s golf, men’s basketball (five NCAA Men’s Basketball Final Four appearances), and men’s baseball (two appearances in the College World Series). In addition, the University of Houston has produced more than 50 Olympic athletes, who have brought home 33 medals, 19 of which were gold medals.
Distinguished Alumni & Personnel: Those in entertainment who have attended the University of Houston include actor Dennis Quaid; actor Randy Quaid; country music singer Kenny Rogers; and former Managing Editor and Anchor for the CBS Evening News Dan Rather. Cougars who have gone on to success in professional sports include former NBA Center for Houston Rockets and Toronto Raptors Hakeem Olajuwon. Other notable alumni include the founder of Mary Kay Cosmetics Mary Kay Ash, and founding developer of WordPress Matt Mullenweg.