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2018 Annual Security Report

Dear University of Houston-Downtown Community,

The 2018 Annual Security as required by Title 20 U.S.C. 1092(f), also known as the "Jeanne Clery Disclosure of Campus Security Policy and Campus Crime Statistics Act," is now available for review and download.

The 2018 Annual Security Report includes:

  • Statistical data for the previous three years concerning reported crimes that occurred on-campus; in certain non-campus buildings or property owned or controlled by UHD; and on public property within, or immediately adjacent to and accessible from the campus.
  • Institutional policies concerning campus security, and beneficial information for the campus community about safety and security on campus.

If you would like a printed copy of the report, please email UHDPD at UHDPolice@uhd.edu and be sure to include your name and mailing address. Additionally, you can receive a printed copy by requesting one in person at the UHDPD Station, N-118, 1 Main St., Houston, TX 77002.

The UHD Police Department strives to share in the inclusive vibrant university community that makes up our Gator family. As an organization, we will continue working to improve the safety and security for all those in and around our university community.

Michael Benford
Chief of Police
University of Houston-Downtown Police Department

About the University of Houston-Downtown

The University of Houston-Downtown (UHD) – the second-largest university in Houston – has served the educational needs of the nation’s fourth-largest city since 1974.

As one of four distinct public universities in the University of Houston System, UHD is a comprehensive four-year university led by President Loren J. Blanchard. Annually, UHD educates more than 15,000 students; boasts more than 61,000 alumni and offers 45 bachelor’s, nine master’s degree programs and 16 fully online programs within five colleges (Marilyn Davies College of Business; Humanities & Social Sciences; Public Service; Sciences & Technology; and University College).

For the fourth consecutive year, U.S. News & World Report ranks UHD among universities across the nation for Best Online Criminal Justice Programs (No. 27 and No. 15 for Veterans) and Best Online Bachelor’s Programs.

UHD has the most affordable tuition among four-year universities in Houston and one of the lowest in Texas. U.S. News ranked the University among Top Performers on Social Mobility and awarded UHD a No. 1 ranking as the most diverse institution of higher education in the southern region of the U.S. The University is noted nationally as a Hispanic-Serving Institution, Minority-Serving Institution and Military Friendly School. For more on the University of Houston-Downtown, visit www.uhd.edu.