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Cullen College of Engineering Virtual Visits

August 24, 2020 – December 11, 2020

The Office of Admissions is now offering virtual campus visits. Register for an opportunity to receive a live campus tour from a UH student ambassador and a brief information session from an admissions representative. Click the button below to reserve your spot now!


OR follow the below steps to register through the UH Admissions page:

  1. Go to
  2. click on the yellow “Schedule a Visit” button on the lower right of your screen.
  3. choose “Information Session: Cullen College of Engineering”  and then click the  “Next Available Date” button
  4. Select a date and time for your virtual visit. Virtual Visits will be held Mon-Fri 10am-11am, with a second session on Tuesdays at 12:30pm-1:30pm.
  5. Complete the online registration process
  6. You're all set for your virtual visit! We will see you soon!


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The Cullen College of Engineering is located on the main University of Houston campus.

Please follow these links to see our location on Google Maps and for UH Map & Driving Directions (includes parking information).

You may also reach the Cullen College by mail at:

University of Houston
Cullen College of Engineering
E421 Engineering Bldg 2
4722 Calhoun Rd
Houston, TX 77204-4007


General Undergraduate Programs Questions

For questions about undergraduate programs, please contact:

Natalia Palmarini
Undergraduate Recruitment Manager
Phone: 713-743-6968
Email: nmpalmar [at] central [dot] uh [dot] edu

New and transfer students will be advised by the Engineering Undergraduate Programs Office until they specify a major in one of the eight degree programs. New and transfer students can contact the Engineering Undergraduate Programs Office for advising by phone at 713-743-4200 or by emailing an advisor listed here.


General Graduate Programs Questions

For questions about graduate programs, please contact:

Miranda Vernon-Harrison
Director of Graduate Student Affairs
Email: mavernon-harrison [at] uh [dot] edu
Dr. Suresh Khator
Associate Dean for Graduate Programs & Computing Facilities
Email: skhator [at] uh [dot] edu


Department Advisors

For questions about a specific engineering program, please contact the appropriate departmental academic advisor from the list below.

Undergraduate Advisor Graduate Advisor
Biomedical Engineering
Dr. Charlotte Waits
ckwaits [at] uh [dot] edu
Dr. Charlotte Waits
ckwaits [at] uh [dot] edu
Chemical & Biomolecular Engineering
Veronica Ellison
vellison [at] uh [dot] edu
Yolanda Thomas
grad-che [at] uh [dot] edu
Civil & Environmental Engineering
Dr. Reagan Herman
rherman [at] uh [dot] edu
Lupe Alicea (Undergraduate Advising Assistant)
civil [at] egr [dot] uh [dot] edu
Jose Rodriguez
civilgrad [at] egr [dot] uh [dot] edu
Electrical & Computer Engineering
Amanda Zabaneh
Azabaneh [at] central [dot] uh [dot] edu
Kelly King
ece_grad_admit [at] uh [dot] edu
Industrial Engineering
Dr. Yaping Wang
ypwang [at] uh [dot] edu
iegrad [at] central [dot] uh [dot] edu
Materials Science & Engineering Program
Chrisdolyn Dawson
cndawson [at] uh [dot] edu
Mechanical Engineering
Cyrena Edwards Bell
cedwards4 [at] uh [dot] edu
Cecily Smith
megrad [at] uh [dot] edu
Petroleum Engineering
Anne Sturm
masturm [at] uh [dot] edu
Anne Sturm
masturm [at] uh [dot] edu
Subsea Engineering
Academic Contact
subsea-advisor [at] me [dot] uh [dot] edu

For more Information

For questions about our programs, please contact:

Undergraduate Programs
Phone: 713-743-4200

Mailing Address:
E421 Engineering Building 2
4722 Calhoun Rd
Houston, TX 77204-4007

Google Map
UH Map & Driving Directions
(includes parking information)