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Make Plans to Join the Fun at Return to UHD Weeklong Celebration

This week, University of Houston-Downtown faculty and staff are invited to a weeklong celebration of food and games as the campus community moves back to regular schedules.

Mark these dates and make plans to attend these special events welcoming everyone back to campus July 13-17.

Welcome Back Lunch
Tuesday, July 13
11:30 a.m. – 1 p.m.
UHD Mural Area
Enjoy a hot dog and chip lunch.

Take Your Shot
Wednesday, July 14
7:30 a.m. – 6:30 p.m.
UHD Student Life Center, First Floor
Make a free throw and win a T-Shirt!

Afternoon Pick-Me-Up Break
Thursday, July 15
2 – 3 p.m.
UHD Mural Area
Stop by and pick up your choice of healthy snack.

Cornhole Break
Friday, June 16
7:30 a.m. – 6:30 p.m.
UHD Student Life Center, First Floor
Bring a friend and try out the new customized cornhole boards.


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 60,000 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 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.