Why UHC?

UHC offers the best of both worlds. We’re small enough for you to develop the one-on-one relationships to succeed throughout your life and large enough to pursue undergraduate, master’s and doctoral degrees at every stage of your career. Explore why UHC is the right university for you.


In-demand careers

Career up with an in-demand degree in business, healthcare, counseling or education. Build the confidence to use your talents to serve others.




Private-college quality

Choose a top-quality private college experience—without all the loans. Graduate with less debt than at any private college in the region.



Personal bonds

You’ll never be treated like Student #47 in a mega-class of 200. You’ll build close bonds with classmates and professors that drive your career forward.



A welcoming community

Join a campus community that feels like family. Our Catholic heritage welcomes all faiths and promotes the ideals of service to others. You’ll get the individual support to excel—in the classroom and in life.



A peaceful campus

Take a break from life’s hectic pace on our serenely green campus. And when you’re ready, one of America’s most iconic cities is right in your backyard. Downtown New Orleans is only minutes away.