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UHD Weekly Events: May 21-27

UHD High Art Exhibition Open Through May 21

You still have time to view the O’Kane Gallery’s annual exhibition of art by Houston area high school students. This year’s show, the first since the beginning of the pandemic, features more than 20 high schools and 100 works of art. The exhibition concludes on Saturday, May 21. For more details, visit the O’Kane Gallery website.

Summer 2022 Virtual Financial Aid Information Session

The Office of Scholarships & Financial Aid is hosting a virtual information session on the requirements to receive summer aid, the awarding process, and financial aid deadlines, 2 p.m. on Monday, May 23. Financial aid is available in the summer for those who qualify. Learn more from the financial aid staff to get your questions answered. RSVP is required for this event.

Last Chance To Catch Thursday Night Concerts!

If you haven’t made it to UHD’s Thursday Night Concerts at Discovery Green, you can catch the final performance for the spring on May 26.

The five-sister group Las Fenix is the highlighted performance and will entertain the crowd with their sounds of Regional Mexican music, Norteño, and Cumbia classics. The opening act will be singer and rapper Morena Roas. Performances begin at 7 p.m.

Want to see more events? For a complete list of events, visit the UHD website.

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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.