Director, Student Transition Programs
One Main Building, Suite S380
Scope of Responsibilities
At UHD, Mr. Bernard develops, plans, implements and assesses all new undergraduate student and parent/family orientation programs. Works collaboratively with Academic Affairs, Student Affairs and University Colleges. Oversees communications for all admitted undergraduate students. Mr. Bernard serves as a liaison between Admissions, Testing, Advising and Veteran Services for students who are TSI incomplete; assists with organizing testing profiles and provides guidance on remediation needs. He also develops, maintains and assesses online orientation programs for students unable to attend in person.
Mr. Bernard earned his Associate of Arts in General Studies from San Jacinto College, Bachelor of Arts in Communication from the University of Houston-Clear Lake and Master of Arts in Digital Media Studies from the University of Houston-Clear Lake.
Eugene Bernard has more than 13 years of experience in academia. His experience includes developing award-winning business models in customer service and leadership. He has extensive knowledge and experience in the enrollment management process with experience as a records management processor, student mentor, advisor, faculty member, departmental and district-wide leader.