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Dining Services Seeks Participants for Focus Groups on March 19

UHD Dining Services will be conducting focus groups for faculty, staff and students on March 19 in the W.I. Dykes Library (N402). The purpose of these focus groups is to gather feedback on overall food service operations and new concept ideas.

Each focus group will include free refreshments during the session and a free grill combo coupon for Burger 713. In addition, participants will be entered to win a $50 gift card. Before you sign up for a focus group session, there are a few important items to note:

  • It’s confidential. Individual data is not released to anyone. Your answers are entirely anonymous.
  • It’s a one-hour session. The session will end within the hour.
  • Space is limited. There are only 12 spaces during each focus group session.

You may sign up for the sessions here. If you have any questions about the focus group process, email alexcis.mendoza@compass-usa.com or call 832-343-4001.

About the University of Houston-Downtown

The University of Houston-Downtown (UHD) is the second-largest university in Houston and 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 approximately 14,000 students, boasts more than 66,000 alumni, and offers 45 bachelor’s degrees, 12 master’s degrees, and 19 online programs within four colleges: Marilyn Davies College of Business, College of Humanities and Social Sciences, College of Public Service, and College of Sciences and Technology. UHD has one of the lowest tuition rates in Texas.

U.S. News and World Report ranked UHD among the nation’s Best Online Bachelor’s Programs for Applied Administration and Best Online Master’s Programs in Criminal Justice, as well as a Top Performer in Social Mobility. The Wall Street Journal/College Pulse ranked UHD one of the best colleges in the U.S. for its 2024 rankings, with notable distinctions: No. 1 for diversity (tied) and No. 3 for student experience. The University is designated as a Hispanic-Serving Institution, a Minority-Serving Institution, and a Military Friendly School. For more information on the University of Houston-Downtown, visit uhd.edu.