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Transfer Orientation

Congratulations! Welcome to the University of Houston-Downtown (UHD)! Your experience at UHD begins with Transfer Orientation. UHD Transfer Orientation is customized to meet your specific transitional and academic needs, and is essential to your success at UHD.

Transfer Orientation is a virtual* program where you will finalize your enrollment at UHD. During the program, you will learn more about UHD and campus resources. You will also have the opportunity to speak with an academic advisor and register for classes if needed.

*Please note, due to the impact of the COVID-19 virus on our educational activities here at the University, we will be utilizing cloud conferencing software, Zoom, to host this orientation session online. More information will be shared with you prior to your scheduled session.

To register for Transfer Orientation, please follow the steps below:

  1. Log in to myUHD​​​ or by visiting 
  2. Select the orientation tile
  3. Click on Transfer Student Orientation
  4. Click the link of the College your major is housed in
  5. Choose a Transfer Orientation session and complete the registration form​

As a reminder, you must be admitted to the University to attend Transfer Orientation.​ Please note: If under the age of 22, you ​must also satisfy bacterial meningitis requirements to register for classes.

If you have questions about Transfer Orientation, please contact us at

Last updated 4/12/2021 7:50 AM