What is Freshman Convocation?
Freshman Convocation introduces new students to the University of Houston-Downtown. Typically held before classes begin, Freshman Convocation offers a series of activities designed to introduce new students to programs, resources, and services students should be aware of to begin their academic careers at UHD. Convocation also offers students opportunities to have fun at the Convocation Cook-out and meet new friends.
Freshman Convocation marks the beginning of your academic journey towards graduation. It provides what you need to know to achieve your personal, academic, and professional goals. Let us welcome and guide you through that journey.
2019 Freshman Convocation Schedule to be Announced
Who Is Required to Attend?
All first-year, first-time students entering UHD in the fall are required to attend.
How Do I Prepare for Convocation?
Keep an eye out for important information in your e-mail, social media, or in your mailbox. We will keep you posted on what you need to do to prepare for Freshman Convocation 2019.