Student Life and Resources

General Resources

Finding What You Need

There are many factors that go into making your career at UTSPH successful and student life at each campus can be very different. Below you will find links to University services and to services specific to each of your home campuses.

General UTHealth and UTSPH Services

UT Houston Student Guide

UTSPH Library

Graduate and Professional Student Resources

Plagiarism Sites and Quizzes

Student Disability Accommodations – ADA

Student User Guide for SafeAssign

Work/Life Discount Services

Writing Resources



Resources for Houston and the Texas Medical Center

Housing Information

Life In Texas – SPHISO

University Housing Information

Search for Available Housing

Medical Center Area Apartments

Houston Area Information

Houston Visitors Bureau

Houston: It’s cooler than you think (Provided by Rice University)

Free Things To Do in Houston

Parking and Transportation

Student Parking Options

TMC Parking

UT Houston Auxiliary Enterprises – Parking

UT Houston Auxiliary Enterprises – Shuttle Schedule

Metro Bus and Train

Bicycles in the Texas Medical Center

UTHealth Shuttle Temporary Pass

Health Services

University Dental Center

Student Health Services

UT Houston Health Services

Student Counseling Service

Lactation Room

- There is a Lactation Room available at the SPH Stallone’s Building for nursing mothers.  A key may be obtained for W318 from the Dean’s Office receptionist.

Other Libraries and Computer Labs

HAM-TMC Jesse Jones Library

Research Medical Library UT MD Anderson Cancer Center

Banking Information

There are many banks with whom you can do business with. The following banks are close to Texas Medical Center.

Bank of America – Corner of Main & Holcombe, 1020 Holcombe Blvd, (713) 790-1000

PrimeWay FCU Credit Union – 7000 Fannin, Suite 125, (713) 799-6231

Compass Bank – 7390 Fannin, (713) 867-2151

Chase Bank – 6560 Fannin, (713) 216-4865