John O'Quinn Field at Robertson
The University of Houston is
a nationally recognized doctoral degree-granting, comprehensive
research university located in Houston, Texas. The mascot
of the University of Houston is the Cougar. The university
was founded 1927 at San Jacinto High School, and moved to
its current campus in 1938.
The University of Houston is part of the University of Houston
System, which also includes the University of Houston-Downtown,
a four-year undergraduate university beginning limited expansion
into graduate programs; and the University of Houston-Clear
Lake and the University of Houston-Victoria, both upper division
and master's-level institutions.