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welcome to the powerhouse

the university of houston at katy brings tier one higher education to a growing region, rich in ambition, drive and vision. the 80,000-sq.-ft.-facility features state-of-the-art labs and studioses for students pursuing studies with the uh college of nursing and the uh cullen college of engineering. located near the intersection of i 10 and the grand parkway, the 46 acres of the katy instructional site represent support and partnership of the region.

the powerhouse is coming to katy fall 2019

progress for april 15:

  • parking lot is being poured
  • conditioned air is in the building
  • interior walls are being sheetrocked
  • elevator are being installed  
  • exterior windows are being installed
  • exterior is closed in
  • roof is installed
  • mechanical, plumbing and electrical rough-in is completed
  • main electric service is connected to the building

at a glance

  • fall 2019grand opening
  • 80,000square feet of classroom/lab/studio space
  • nursingtraditional bsn program
  • engineering3 undergraduate, 5 graduate including subsea engineering


cullen college of engineering

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college of nursing

bsn track
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construction progress

three story building surrouded by construction vehicles construction workers on rooftop of new building sideview of construction site with three story building in the middle front of the new building with large glass windows

a foundation for growth