Congratulations! Welcome to the University of Houston-Downtown! Your experience at UHD begins with Freshman Orientation. Freshman Orientation is specifically designed to meet your transitional and academic needs, and it is essential to your success as a new student. At Freshman Orientation you will:
- Learn how to be a successful college student
- Meet with your academic advisor
- Register for your Spring 2018 classes
- Discover financial aid and scholarship opportunities
- Build relationships with other first-year students and current UHD students, faculty, and staff.
- Have fun!
All incoming freshman students attending UHD for the first time are REQUIRED to attend orientation before their initial semester of enrollment begins.
You will receive a link to sign up for Freshman Orientation in your email.
We look to welcoming you to the Gator Family! If you have questions about Freshman Orientation, please contact us at