Fall 2018 Events and Programs

Gobble Goodies

This is our biggest event of the fall semester. Join us as we celebrate Thanksgiving with a catered lunch. The luncheon will be held on Monday, November 19th from 12pm – 3pm in the SC South Multipurpose Room.

Dreamers Mixer

We are hosting a mixer for students who identify as “Dreamers” so they can meet others like themselves and learn how UEP can support them. Lunch will be provided. This event will take place on Tuesday, October 30th from 11am-1pm in the UEP Office.

I Stand With Immigrants Day of Action

In collaboration with the Center for Diversity and Inclusion, we will be celebrating the Third Annual I Stand With Immigrants by hosting an event that consist of taking photos, handing out giveaways and eating cake. This event will take place on Wednesday, October 24th from 11am-1pm in SC South.

Coog Fiesta

The Urban Experience Program in collaboration with the Center for Diversity and Inclusion (CDI) will be celebrating Hispanic Heritage Month with games, food, prizes, and music. This event will take place on Thursday, September 27th from 5:00 p.m. -7:00 p.m. in SC South, Room B12 (where CDI is located)

Fall Open House

Join us on Tuesday, August 28th from 11am-2pm to reconnect with old friends and hear about our Fall 2018 events. Refreshments will be provided.

Student Success Series

Through our Student Success Series we offer workshops in the areas of academic, personal, and professional development.

Time Management with Kat
Tuesday, September 11th, 1:00pm – 2:00pm

Academic Planning with Ty-Rinetta
Tuesday, October 9th, 1:00pm – 2:00pm

Budgeting with Abraham
Wednesday, October 31st, 2:00pm – 3:00pm

Professional Development with Nubia
Wednesday, November 14th, 11:00am – 12:00pm

All events will be taking place in N112 Cougar Village I (Building 563). Students should RSVP for each workshop here: https://tinyurl.com/StudentSuccessFall2018.

Academic Support Sessions

We are hosting two academic support sessions in collaboration with LAUNCH to help students become and stay academically successful.

Fall Refresher
Thursday, September 13th, 4:00pm – 5:00pm

Forming Study Habits
Thursday, October 11th, 4:00pm – 5:00pm

All events will be taking place in N112 Cougar Village I (Building 563). Students should RSVP for each workshop here: https://tinyurl.com/AcademicSupportFall2018.

Scholarship Support Sessions

To support our mission to empower students to be financially independent, we are hosting monthly scholarship support sessions in collaboration with the Writing Center. No RSVP is required.

Thursday, September 20th, 3:00pm – 5:00pm

Thursday, October 18th, 3:00pm – 5:00pm

Thursday, November 15th, 3:00pm – 5:00pm

All events will be taking place in Classroom and Business Building (CBB), Room 234. No RSVP is required.

Finals De-Stress Week

To help students relax before finals, UEP will be hosting our “Finals De-Stress Week”. During the week of November 26th - 30th, we will be hosting fun activities such as adult coloring, cookie decorating, games, yoga and much more. More details will be given towards the end of the semester.

Chat & Chew

This discussion group helps students explore what it means to be a college student today, including exploring personal diversity, common experiences, and recent events. We will continue this series in Spring 2019. Have ideas for topics to discuss? Email them to uepuh@uh.edu.