President’s One Main Message – Gators Advocating for Higher Education

We have arrived at the midpoint of the semester. Spring Break is next week, and many of you will take a well-deserved rest. Whether you remain in Houston or leave town, I wish all of you a safe and enjoyable break. This semester has been marked by many significant University achievements. These include a new … Continue reading President’s One Main Message – Gators Advocating for Higher Education

One Main Message – Welcoming Scholar-in-Residence, Latinx Exhibition This Week

We are just a few weeks into the semester, and it has been a particularly productive time at the University of Houston-Downtown. Last week alone, our university participated in a significant community service initiative on Martin Luther King Jr. Day, and this week, we are signing a letter of intent with the Port of Houston … Continue reading One Main Message – Welcoming Scholar-in-Residence, Latinx Exhibition This Week

One Main Message – Finals Week, Commencement Weekend

We are in the home stretch of the fall semester, Gators. By Friday, finals will be over and many of you will be preparing for Commencement Weekend. Fall 2018 has been a semester to remember at UHD, thanks to your efforts. If you will return to UHD next semester and are seeking Financial Aid, please … Continue reading One Main Message – Finals Week, Commencement Weekend

Ed Hugetz to Serve as Special Assistant to the President

As University of Houston-Downtown Provost and Senior Vice President of Academic & Student Affairs, Ed Hugetz has helped guide the institution through a range of initiatives aimed at bolstering retention, enrollment, student success and academic excellence. At the conclusion of the fall semester, Hugetz will step away from his Provost duties and serve on a … Continue reading Ed Hugetz to Serve as Special Assistant to the President

Dec. 5, Official Day of Mourning

Dear UHD Community, Texas Governor Greg Abbott has issued an executive order designating Wednesday, Dec. 5, as an official Day of Mourning for President George H.W. Bush. Final exams will be conducted on this day as scheduled. Essential personnel as designated by division vice presidents are required to report to campus. UHD Employment Services & … Continue reading Dec. 5, Official Day of Mourning

One Main Message – Today is Election Day

Election Day is today, and I encourage all eligible and registered voters at the University of Houston-Downtown to exercise their civic duty. If you are unsure of your respective polling station, I recommend HarrisVotes.com or the League of Women Voters site. If you vote today, remember that you’re eligible for Voting Leave. Consult with your … Continue reading One Main Message – Today is Election Day