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Message to Gators: We're In This Together


Students, faculty and staff came together this week to express a message to all University of Houston-Downtown Gators ... "We're in this together."

As the Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic continues to impact the University, as well as the city, state and nation, the following UHD leaders came together to offer words of support in a new video:

  • UHD President, Dr. Juan Sánchez Muñoz
  • Senior Vice President for Academic & Student Affairs, Dr. Eric Link
  • Assistant Vice President for Student Affairs, Dr. Meritza Tamez
  • Director of Information Technology Projects, Kim Solomon
  • Student Government Assocation President, Shay Tatum
  • Manager of Custodial & Grounds Services, Pat Gutierrez
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 Interim President Dr. Antonio D. Tillis. Annually, UHD educates more than 15,000 students; boasts more than 51,000 alumni and offers 44 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).

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.