More than 500 Sign Up for Vaccines at UHD, Houston Methodist Event
The UHD Welcome Center served as the hub for members of the University community to receive the COVID-19 vaccine at an on-campus vaccination event held in partnership with The Houston Methodist on Thursday, April 22. Approximately 564 signed up for the Pfizer vaccines at the event. The second shot of the vaccine will be administered at UHD 2 - 7 p.m., Thursday, May 20 .
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 54,000 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.