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Destination Downtown Open House

Volunteer at Destination Downtown & Make a Difference!

By Courtney Lundgren

The Division of Enrollment Management is excited to welcome prospective undergraduate students and guests to explore Space City’s only downtown university at Destination Downtown on Saturday, March 23!

This on-campus event is the largest recruitment event hosted at UHD each fall and spring semester and requires the support of the entire campus community. As such, we’re calling on reinforcements!

Please consider volunteering some time at this event by completing the Destination Downtown Volunteer Sign-Up Form.

Students' experience at Destination Downtown can play a huge role in their decision to choose UHD for their post-secondary education.

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About the University of Houston-Downtown

The University of Houston-Downtown (UHD) is the second-largest university in Houston and has served the educational needs of the nation’s fourth-largest city since 1974. As one of four distinct public universities in the University of Houston System, UHD is a comprehensive, four-year university led by President Loren J. Blanchard. Annually, UHD educates approximately 14,000 students, boasts more than 66,000 alumni, and offers 45 bachelor’s degrees, 12 master’s degrees, and 19 online programs within four colleges: Marilyn Davies College of Business, College of Humanities and Social Sciences, College of Public Service, and College of Sciences and Technology. UHD has one of the lowest tuition rates in Texas.

U.S. News and World Report ranked UHD among the nation’s Best Online Bachelor’s Programs for Applied Administration and Best Online Master’s Programs in Criminal Justice, as well as a Top Performer in Social Mobility. The Wall Street Journal/College Pulse ranked UHD one of the best colleges in the U.S. for its 2024 rankings, with notable distinctions: No. 1 for diversity (tied) and No. 3 for student experience. The University is designated as a Hispanic-Serving Institution, a Minority-Serving Institution, and a Military Friendly School. For more information on the University of Houston-Downtown, visit