Founded in 1927, the University of Houston is a public school located in Houston, Texas. The school's athletic teams, collectively known as the Houston Cougars, have achieved great success in basketball, football and golf. Find great deals on Houston Cougars jewelry and watches. Shop for University of Houston pendants, charms and necklaces. Each high quality jewelry item is handcrafted in precious sterling silver or yellow gold. All jewelry is officially licensed by the University of Houston and every sale benefits the school.