Visiting the Law Center

The Graduate Legal Studies Office invites you to visit the Law Center to learn more about the LL.M. program.  To schedule a visit, call 713.743.2890 or email  Appointments can be scheduled Monday through Friday, 9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. 

We suggest that prospective applicants visit our website, prior to visiting the Law Center. 

Please note that the appointment is not an interview but an opportunity to learn more about the program and to confirm the application requirements and procedure.  Interviews are not part of the LL.M. application procedure.  We cannot predict your chances for admission.  Admission decisions are based on the overall strength of an applicant's file and careful review of all application material.


For internet mapping, the best address to enter is 4750 Calhoun Road, Houston TX 77004. (Note: this is not a valid mailing address!).

For directions, please see:

The Law Center is in the far northeast corner of the main campus, where Calhoun Road "dead ends" one block north of the intersection of Calhoun Rd and University Drive, just southwest of the intersection of Elgin and Spur 5. Click here for an interactive campus map to help you locate the Bates Law Building, the Law Library, Parking Lot 19B, the East garage, or the Visitor's parking garage.

Visitor Parking

Visitors have two parking options:

  • Meters – Lot 19B. Visitors may park at the meters located in the Law Center's parking lot (locate Lot 19B, here) with a valid receipt of purchase displayed on the dashboard of the vehicle. In addition, there are several metered parking spaces (2 hours maximum) located on the south side of Lot 19B, close to the Calhoun Lofts.
  • Parking Garages. Visitor parking is also available in the Welcome Center parking garage located on University Drive and Calhoun Road, and at the East garage on Calhoun north of University. Locate these garages here. Both are a short walk from the Law Center. Garage parking is $2 per hour, maximum $8 per day.

UH Parking & Transportation. For more information, please visit the main campus Parking & Transportation site.