Highlighting the Best of UH


From the UH News Room

  • Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo Parade Rounds Up UH Coogs

    This weekend, Houstonians will head downtown to celebrate cowboys, horses … and Cougars. Among the Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo Parade participants is a delegation of University of Houston Coogs including the Spirit of Houston Marching Band, distinguished alumni and students.

  • UH Hosts Roundtable Discussion 'Immigration Policy and America's Foreign Relations'

    The University of Houston will host a roundtable discussion, “Immigration Policy and America’s Foreign Relations,” at 2:30 p.m., Tuesday, Mar. 3 in the UH Student Center Theater, room 103. The event is free and open to the public.

  • Rankings Show UH Grads Among Top Earners

    According to recent rankings from Business Insider and the Princeton Review, Coogs emerge from the University of Houston ready for the workforce with skills to help them earn strong salaries.

  • UH Students Revving Up for Shell Eco-Marathon

    In the end, it’s all about the cars. But for students from the University of Houston and Elsik High School, the path to the Shell Eco-Marathon Americas 2015 has offered much more – learning, mentoring and the opportunity to put classroom lessons into action.

  • Art and Science Come Together on the Dance Floor

    University of Houston engineer Jose Luis Contreras-Vidal and Becky Valls, associate professor of dance, are working together to study how creativity affects the brain.


Happening on and around campus

Feb 27 8am

Latino Health Summit

Keynote speaker, Dr. Elena Rios, President of the National Hispanic Medical Association leads a discussion of major health issues affecting the Latino Community in Houston and Harris County.

Feb 27 9am

4-Day, Campus-wide Graduation Fair

Spring 2015 Graduates! Make sure to order your cap & gown, official class ring, announcements, diploma frames, honor cords, spirits cords, and take those special photos for family and friends. Feb 24-27

Feb 27 12pm

Spring 2015 Business Career Fair

This fair is designed for Bauer business majors and Bauer Alumni. Professional attire is required.

Feb 28 7:30pm

Shelley Carrol with Jazz Orchestra

Shelley Carrol, saxophone. Noe Marmolejo, director. Meet the Artist at 6:45 p.m.

Mar 1 1pm

UH Baseball vs. Columbia

Coogs play the Columbia Lions in a four game series: Feb 27 at 6:30, Feb 28 2:30 & 6:30 p.m. and March 1 at 1 p.m.

UH Launches Bold Reputation Campaign

UH Launches Bold Reputation Campaign

The Powerhouse campaign is expected to tally more than 65,000,000 impressions through print, online, video, billboards, digital elevator screens, signs and banners at Houston’s airports, email and social media now through spring 2015.

2014 President's Report

2014 President's Report

The 2014 President's Report is an illustration of the new heights we are reaching and our future aspirations. The report highlights our esteemed faculty, student and alumni success, community engagement and international impact.