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No matter where we work – in schools, hospitals, colleges, nonprofits or elsewhere – graduates of the University of Houston College of Education are bound by our commitment to serving the community. Since the College was established in 1942, we have more than 37,000 alumni. On behalf of the College of Education Alumni Board, we invite you to stay involved and continue supporting your fellow Coogs. You are the pride!


Sign up now for CoogsConnect, UH’s official alumni networking platform. It allows you free and fast access to: 

  • Alumni news and photos to keep up with former classmates. 
  • An opt-in directory of alumni to broaden your professional network. 
  • An exclusive job board to post positions or see postings by alumni and friends. 
  • Event listings to engage with fellow Coogs on and off campus. 
  • A mentorship program, where you can give back by mentoring or find a mentor to support your own professional growth. 

How do you sign up? 

Go to and click “Join CoogsConnect” or “Get Started.” It takes only a few minutes. Signing in with LinkedIn makes it even quicker! Once you sign in, ask to join the CoogsConnect College of Education group. Submit your request and access will be granted automatically.

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Alumni Board members

Alumni Board

The College of Education Alumni Board serves as the governing body of the College’s Alumni Association. The association’s role includes:

  • promoting the interests of the College of Education and the University of Houston;
  • directing activities to foster the natural bond among alumni; and
  • encouraging alumni to support the College.

If you’re interested in getting involved and participating in activities such as networking, tailgating, mentoring, outreach and young alumni events, please email Include your name, preferred email address, graduation year(s) and your current/most recent employer and job title.

Learn more about the board

Alumni Spotlight



Please send alumni news, job updates, accolades and story ideas to for possible publication in Alumni Connect, the College of Education’s e-newsletter.

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