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Transfer Orientation

​Congratulations! Welcome to the University of Houston-Downtown! 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.

At Transfer Orientation you will:

  • Meet with your academic advisor
  • Register for your classes
  • Learn about course requirements and resources related to your degree program and college
  • Discover financial aid and scholarship opportunities

All incoming transfer students attending UHD for the first time are REQUIRED to attend orientation before their initial semester of enrollment begins.

To complete Transfer Orientation, please follow the steps below:

  1. Go to myUHD.
  2. Select "Transfer Orientation".
  3. Log-in using your UHD ID and password.
  4. Complete the Gator Start online pre-orientation.
  5. Sign-up for your Gators on the Move session on the last page of your online pre-orientation.
  6. Attend your Gators on the Move session.

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

Office of Student Affairs
Last updated 9/11/2018 7:47 AM