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Welcome to the College of Public Service

Welcome to the College of Public Service


CPS COVID-19 Site - A list of contact information for students during COVID-19.
UHD encourages vaccinations​. Visit COVID-19 Emergency Management​ page for more information.

UHD Virtual Lobbies information - get virtual assistance from UHD departments and colleges.

Graduate Information Sessions

Register for upcoming College of Public Service Graduate Information Sessions today! Please visit Graduate Info Sessions for more information or review our event's calendar below.


Spring Registration Coming Soon! Spring Registation starts November 1st. Contact your advisor by phone, email, or virtually via our virtual lobby, virtual appointments, or virtual drop-ins. Please visit CPS Advising for more information.

College of Public Service

​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​The College of Public Service provides students with the knowledge, tools, and humanistic practices they need to facilitate the advancement of diverse constituents and effective resolutions for public service issues. We strive to engage in dynamic research to improve the quality of our area schools, justice institutions, and social service agencies, and to instill scholarship, integrity and responsibility in tomorrow’s leaders. We offer 5 undergraduate degrees and 2 graduate degrees. Top 10 Reasons to Choose CPS at UHD

College of Public Service By the Numbers


Degrees Offered

Choose from 5 undergraduate degrees and 2 masters degrees at the College of Public Service.


Recommend to Students

Students who are graduating would recommend the College of Public Service to their family and friends.


Students Feel Confident

Students are confident they will carry out their professional responsibilities upon graduation.


Financial Assistance

Approximately 82% of UHD’s full-time students receive on average $10,000 in scholarships, grants and/or loans each year.


Service-Learning Locations

Our students are given the opportunity to enhance their learning through real-world experiences.

Student:Faculty Ratio

Our faculty gets to know our students by name.



The University of Houston-Downtown is the most diverse University in the Southern Region of the USA.

Last updated 10/12/2021 2:10 AM