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UHD Closed Feb. 17 and 18

The University of Houston-Downtown will remain closed Wednesday, Feb. 17 and Thursday, Feb. 18 as significant power outages continue to affect our region. All classes (including online classes) are canceled and campus operations will remain closed. Students, faculty and staff should not come to campus. Staff members should not report to campus during this time unless notified by supervisors that they are deemed as essential personnel. Further updates on the status of campus will be posted on the UHD home page, social media (FacebookTwitter) and email.


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.