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March
2020
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09:50 PM
America/Chicago

Message from the President: COVID-19 Update - March 20

Without a doubt, the past two weeks have presented the university, our families and friends with unprecedented challenges as a result of the Coronavirus (COVID-19). Every professional at UHD understands without equivocation the health risks posed by this pandemic and that it needs to be taken seriously.

Read the rest of President Muñoz's message here

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 Dr. Juan Sánchez Muñoz. Annually, UHD educates more than 14,000 students; boasts more than 51,000 alumni and offers 44 bachelor’s and eight master’s degree programs within five colleges (Marilyn Davies College of Business; Humanities & Social Sciences; Public Service, Sciences & Technology; and University College).

UHD has the most affordable tuition among four-year universities in Houston and one of the lowest in Texas. 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.