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UHD Alumni group participates in a variety of events

UHD Alumni have been out and about during a busy month of September. Several alums headed west of downtown to celebrate Alumni Night at the Sugar Land Skeeters baseball game. The University was also host to the UHD MBA Alumni Networking Reception during the National Black MBA Association Conference which was being held nearby at the George R. Brown Convention Center. Gator Alumni also attended the Tornillo Children's Detention Center art lecture at the Holocaust Museum.

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.