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  • 2019 Summer Math Enrichment Academy

    Learn more about our upcoming summer program.

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    The Writing & Reading Center

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    Fall/Summer Registration with UC Advising

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    First Year Generation Student's Story

    See what Liboria Chavez has to say about her UHD first year experience.

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    Fall/Summer Registration Is Now Open

  • The University Honors Program at the University of Houston-Downtown
    University College Honors Students

    ​UC HNRS Program aims to promote intellectual curiosity, support scholastic achievement, and provide an enriched university experience.

  • The UHD Greater Texas Foundation Scholars (GTF) Program
    The UHD Greater Texas Foundation Scholars Program

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    Saturday-Only Degree Completion Program

Three Freshmen apart of the Connection Mentoring Program awaiting their Connection's Field Trip

Mission

University College collaborates with internal and external partners to help students engage, learn, persist, and succeed through innovative curricular and co-curricular programs. The College supports the University's ongoing evolution as a vibrant teaching and learning institution through faculty development, student-enrichment activities, community-strengthening initiatives promoting academic excellence, transition programs, and interdisciplinary degrees.

Vision

Facilitating transformative teaching and learning experiences, University College serves as a catalyst for educational innovation that fosters a supportive infrastructure enabling students to thrive in higher education. Dedicated to academic excellence and equitable access to education, the College coordinates interdisciplinary programs committed to creative problem-solving, experiential learning, and global citizenship. As a consequence, University College will be fully engaged in the national dialogue on student success and in contributing to its direction.

 

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