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​​​​COVID-19 Updates: The University of Houston-Downtown continues to monitor COVID-19 rates in Houston and throughout the region. UHD encourages everyone who visits campus to wear a mask and to get vaccinated.​

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Determined, Dedicated, Downtown Era Begins

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State of the University Address

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Gator Vaccination Incentive Program

Voluntary Program Open to Students, Faculty, Staff

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Latest COVID-19 Updates

Latest Details on Resources & Events for the UHD Community.

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Online Programs Earn Top Rankings

UHD No. 5 in Texas for Affordability, Alumni Salaries

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Food Drive Serves Students Affected by Hurricane Ida

Event Assists More than 100 Louisiana College Students

UHD By The Numbers

15,239

Current Student Enrollment

We're proud to help so many determined and dedicated students.

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Degree Programs Offered

Choose from 44 undergraduate degrees and 9 master's degrees.

82%

Financial Assistance

Approximately 82% of UHD’s full-time students receive on average $10,000 in scholarships, grants and/or loans each year.

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Average Class Size

Small class sizes give our students a more supportive environment.

>57,233

Alumni

Our graduates network with alumni in countless industries.

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Average Student Age

Recent high school grads mingle with non-traditional students.

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Countries

Represented by our international students.

$2 Billion

Economic Impact of UHD

$2 Billion added to the regional economy by UHD.