University of Houston-Downtown
UHD Calendar

Events

February 5 - March 6, 2023

Sunday, February 5

Spring 2023 Regular Academic Session - Academic Calendar

Complete withdrawals receive 50% reduction in charges of tuition and mandatory fees. Student still responsible for 50% of total bill. The UHD Academic...

Monday, February 6

Spring 2023 Eight Week - First Academic Calendar

Last day to pay for Late Registration. Payment arrangements must be made by midnight or class(es) will be dropped for non-payment. The UHD Academic Calendar...

Spring 2023 Regular Academic Session - Academic Calendar

Complete withdrawals receive 50% reduction in charges of tuition and mandatory fees. Student still responsible for 50% of total bill. The UHD Academic...

Spring 2023 Regular Academic Session - Academic Calendar

Last day to pay for Late Registration. Payment arrangements must be made by midnight or class(es) will be dropped for non-payment. The UHD Academic Calendar...

Getting Started with Microsoft 365: Tips & Tricks ONLINE ONLY

Join us from home or from your office as this training is offered ONLINE ONLY via Zoom. Invites are sent 30 minutes prior to class. During this introductory...

GSC Workshop - What's Next: Entering the Second Semester

Are you looking for ways to be successful this semester? This workshop will give you ideas on what you can do now to succeed. The Gator Success Center...

1pm
S425
Stream Available

Tuesday, February 7

Spring 2023 Regular Academic Session - Academic Calendar

Complete withdrawals receive 25% reduction in charges of tuition and mandatory fees. Student still responsible for 75% of total bill. No reduction in charges...

MBA logo

​Join us for an Information Session to learn more about the UHD MBA. You’ll hear about admissions requirements, meet faculty and administrators, view the...

12pm
Virtual Event
Blackboard: Creating Assignments (IN PERSON)

The assignments tool enables you to collect student documents uploaded in Blackboard. Use it to create, manage, and distribute activities that assess...

Blackboard: Creating Tests (IN PERSON)

Tests in Blackboard can be used to deliver any assessment ranging from short practice quizzes to midterm or final exams. In this training we will cover the...

Vendor Training: Respondus LockDown Browser & Respondus Monitor

This session is delivered by the Respondus vendor directly. Registration is required at the provided Event Link. Respondus will send webinar instructions...

1pm
Virtual Event
Female college student

RSVP Tuesday, February 7, 2023, 4:00pm - 5:00pm Join us for a virtual presentation with an admissions counselor and you will be able to ask questions on...

woman pointing a graph on a corkboard while a man looks on thoughtfully

Join us for virtual info sessions for a brief overview of the program followed by a Q&A with the Assistant Director of Graduate Studies. We will cover...

Male college student

RSVP Tuesday, February 7, 2023, 6:00pm - 7:00pm This is an online information session highlighting the programs and processes​ for transfer students....

Wednesday, February 8

Spring 2023 Regular Academic Session - Academic Calendar

Complete withdrawals receive 25% reduction in charges of tuition and mandatory fees. Student still responsible for 75% of total bill. No reduction in charges...

Blackboard Ally (IN PERSON)

Blackboard A11y is an exciting new accessibility product that is integrated right into Blackboard. Blackboard A11y assists faculty with making digital course...

Gator Preview Day at WCJC - Sugar Land

RSVP Wednesday, February 8, 2023, 10:00am - 12:00pm During Gator Preview Day, you will: Discover UHD's 4 Colleges and numerous degree programs.Meet with...

Creating Qualtrics Surveys ONLINE ONLY

Join us from home or from your office as this training is offered ONLINE ONLY via Zoom. Invites are sent 30 minutes prior to class. In this training session...

International Admissions Virtual Info Session

RSVP Wednesday, February 8, 2023, 1:00pm - 2:00pm If you are UHD prospective international student and have questions about your status and what to do to...

Men's Volleyball Club Team Interest Meeting

Interested in being part of the Men's Volleyball Club Team? Come and join us in this interest meeting!

Thursday, February 9

Spring 2023 Regular Academic Session - Academic Calendar

Complete withdrawals receive 25% reduction in charges of tuition and mandatory fees. Student still responsible for 75% of total bill. No reduction in charges...

Panopto: Creating Quizzes and Assignments ONLINE ONLY

This training is for Faculty and Staff only. Join us from home or from your office as this training is offered ONLINE ONLY via Zoom. Invites are sent 30...

10am
Virtual Event
Black History Month Black Excellence Panel

Celebrate Black History Month with us as our panelists consider the topic of "Black Excellence." In the context of the concept of excellence, how do we...

Making Exercise Count

All it takes to fit exercise into your day is 30 minutes and a little motivation. Personal trainer lead seminar to teach you on tips and tricks to making...

Nonprofit Industry Virtual Job Fair

Don't miss this chance to virtually meet multiple hiring managers and employers recruiting UHD student talent for nonprofit positions all over the Houston...

3pm
Virtual Event
Female college student

RSVP Thursday, February 9, 2023, 3:00pm - 4:00pm This is an online information session highlighting the programs and processes​ for transfer students....

Female college student

RSVP Thursday, February 9, 2023, 4:00pm - 5:00pm Join us for a virtual presentation with an admissions counselor and you will be able to ask questions on...

MBA logo

​Join us for an Information Session to learn more about the UHD MBA. You’ll hear about admissions requirements, meet faculty and administrators, view the...

6pm
Virtual Event

Friday, February 10

Spring 2023 Regular Academic Session - Academic Calendar

Complete withdrawals receive 25% reduction in charges of tuition and mandatory fees. Student still responsible for 75% of total bill. No reduction in charges...

RAD Self Defense Training Sponsored by the UHD Police Department

This R.A.D. Systems self-defense course is designated for women. It provides a truly holistic approach to self-defense education, supporting the necessity of...

Saturday, February 11

Spring 2023 Regular Academic Session - Academic Calendar

Complete withdrawals receive 25% reduction in charges of tuition and mandatory fees. Student still responsible for 75% of total bill. No reduction in charges...

MBA logo

​Join us for an Information Session to learn more about the UHD MBA. You’ll hear about admissions requirements, meet faculty and administrators, view the...

10am
Virtual Event

Sunday, February 12

Spring 2023 Regular Academic Session - Academic Calendar

Complete withdrawals receive 25% reduction in charges of tuition and mandatory fees. Student still responsible for 75% of total bill. No reduction in charges...

Monday, February 13

Spring 2023 Regular Academic Session - Academic Calendar

Complete withdrawals receive 25% reduction in charges of tuition and mandatory fees. Student still responsible for 75% of total bill. No reduction in charges...

Group of students with technology

This training is being offered in Hybrid format. Join us at the Fishbowl, or through Zoom! Invites are sent 30 minutes prior to class. OneNote is a digital...

Davies All Business Majors Internship and Career Fair flyer

Connect with Houston Talent at UHD! Whether you want to reach BBA's or MBA's, recruit interns for a pipeline of recruiting or hire from the next graduating...

Zoom: Tips & Tricks (IN PERSON)

In this session we will go over Zoom Tips & Tricks for your Zoom meetings. We will explore various tips to ensure that you are getting the best out of Zoom.

Zumba Valentines Bash

Come join us for a fun, stress free Valentines themed dance party! Door prizes and light snacks available.

woman at a desk writing in a notebook in front of a laptop computer

Join us for virtual info sessions for a brief overview of t​he program followed by a Q&A with the Assistant Director of Graduate Studies. We will cover...

Male college student

RSVP Monday, February 13, 2023, 6:00pm - 7:00pm This is an online information session highlighting the programs and processes​ for transfer students....

Tuesday, February 14

Female college student

RSVP Tuesday, February 14, 2023, 10:00am - 12:00pm During Gator Preview Day, you will: Discover UHD's 4 Colleges and numerous degree programs.Meet with...

Zoom Tools: Whiteboard (IN PERSON)

In this session we will look at the features and benefits of using the Whiteboard function in Zoom.

Zoom: Breakout Rooms and Polling (IN PERSON)

In this session we will be using a practice meeting to get hands on time with Zoom Breakout Rooms and Polling questions. Come prepared with questions on how...

Give to Gators Kick-Off Campaign

Each year, the University of Houston-Downtown hosts the Give To Gators campaign where faculty and staff can have lunch with scholarship recipients and help...

MBA logo

​Join us for an Information Session to learn more about the UHD MBA. You’ll hear about admissions requirements, meet faculty and administrators, view the...

12pm
Virtual Event
Male college student

RSVP Tuesday, February 14, 2023, 4:00pm - 5:00pm Join us for a virtual presentation with an admissions counselor and you will be able to ask questions on...

Wednesday, February 15

College student holding books

RSVP Wednesday, February 15, 2023, 10:00am - 12:00pm During Gator Preview Day, you will: Discover UHD's 4 Colleges and numerous degree programs.Meet with...

Getting Started with Microsoft 365: Tips & Tricks ONLINE ONLY

Join us from home or from your office as this training is offered ONLINE ONLY via Zoom. Invites are sent 30 minutes prior to class. During this introductory...

Potential Student attending information session online

Interested in learning about UHD's Master of Professional Accountancy degree? Sign up for our online information session to learn more about: MPAC Course...

12pm
Virtual Event
group of college students

RSVP Wednesday, February 15, 2023, 1:00pm - 2:00pm If you are UHD prospective international student and have questions about your status and what to do to...

Vendor Training: Respondus LockDown Browser & Respondus Monitor

This session is delivered by the Respondus vendor directly. Registration is required at the provided Event Link. Respondus will send webinar instructions...

1pm
Virtual Event
M.S. in Data Analytics (In person or virtual)

You are cordially invited to an information session for the Master of Science in Data Analytics program at the University of Houston-Downtown. A master's...

Master of Security Management Virtual Information Session

Interested in learning about UHD's online Master of Security Management degree? Sign up for our online information session to learn more about: Program...

6pm
Virtual Event

Thursday, February 16

Blackboard - Grade Center ONLINE ONLY

Join us from home or from your office as this training is offered ONLINE ONLY via Zoom. Invites are sent 30 minutes prior to class. The Grade Center is more...

Panopto: Getting Started ONLINE ONLY

This training is for Faculty and Staff only. Join us from home or from your office as this training is offered ONLINE ONLY via Zoom. Invites are sent 30...

11am
Virtual Event
Davies Accounting & Finance Majors Internship and Career Fair flyer

Connect with Houston Talent at UHD! Whether you want to reach BBA's or MBA's, recruit interns for a pipeline of recruiting or hire from the next graduating...

Group of diverse college students

RSVP Thursday, February 16, 2023, 4:00pm - 5:00pm Join us for a virtual presentation with an admissions counselor and you will be able to ask questions on...

Friday, February 17

Blackboard Ally ONLINE ONLY

Join us from home or from your office as this training is offered ONLINE ONLY via Zoom. Invites are sent 30 minutes prior to class. Blackboard A11y is an...

10am
Virtual Event
RAD Self Defense Training Sponsored by the UHD Police Department

This R.A.D. Systems self-defense course is designated for women. It provides a truly holistic approach to self-defense education, supporting the necessity of...

Female college student

RSVP Friday, February 17, 2023, 12:00pm - 1:00pm This is an online information session highlighting the programs and processes​ for transfer students....

Monday, February 20

Spring 2023 Eight Week - First Academic Calendar

The UHD Academic Calendar is the official publication of all important dates and deadlines for a given term, such as term begin and end dates, registration...

Outlook Tips and Tricks ONLINE ONLY

Join us from home or from your office as this training is offered ONLINE ONLY via Zoom. Invites are sent 30 minutes prior to class. In this training we will...

UHD Main Career Center

Career Coaches will be assisting alumni and undergraduate students by reviewing LinkedIn Profiles. Free Headshots will be available so make sure to dress...

Microsoft 365: Using OneDrive (IN PERSON)

During this introductory session, we will cover the basics of using OneDrive and the Microsoft 365 Dashboard to manage your documents and storage. Learning...

Introduction to Microsoft Teams (IN PERSON)

In this session the user will be introduced to the basics of Microsoft Teams. Users will learn: How to create and manage their team pagesCommunicate with...

people at a conference table facing the camera and smiling

Join us for virtual info sessions for a brief overview of the program followed by a Q&A with the Assistant Director of Graduate Studies. We will cover...

Tuesday, February 21

male college student

RSVP Tuesday, February 21, 2023, 10:00am - 12:00pm During Gator Preview Day, you will: Discover UHD's 4 Colleges and numerous degree programs.Meet with...

Panopto: Getting Started ONLINE ONLY

This training is for Faculty and Staff only. Join us from home or from your office as this training is offered ONLINE ONLY via Zoom. Invites are sent 30...

10am
Virtual Event
Bb Tools: Zoom Scheduler for Panopto (IN PERSON)

Panopto provides Blackboard users with an easy method for embedding Zoom recordings directly into their courses. Recordings will continue to stream from...

MBA logo

​Join us for an Information Session to learn more about the UHD MBA. You’ll hear about admissions requirements, meet faculty and administrators, view the...

12pm
Virtual Event
Blackboard Tools: Communication Tools (IN PERSON)

In this session Instructors will learn about the different ways to communicate with students in Blackboard: Announcements, Email, Course Messages, and...

Harlem Nights: A Harlem Renaissance-Themed Talent Showcase

Join us for this celebration of Gator creatives honoring this very important period in Black history, and indeed in American history. We are looking for...

Group of diverse college students

RSVP Tuesday, February 21, 2023, 4:00pm - 5:00pm Join us for a virtual presentation with an admissions counselor and you will be able to ask questions on...

M.S. in Artificial Intelligence Information Session (in person or virtual)

You are cordially invited to an information session for the Master of Science in Artificial Intelligence program at the University of Houston-Downtown. A...

6pm
TBD
Stream Available

Wednesday, February 22

Blackboard - Managing Group ONLINE ONLY

Join us from home or from your office as this training is offered ONLINE ONLY via Zoom. Invites are sent 30 minutes prior to class. Instructors have the...

10am
Virtual Event
Creating Qualtrics Surveys ONLINE ONLY

Join us from home or from your office as this training is offered ONLINE ONLY via Zoom. Invites are sent 30 minutes prior to class. In this training session...

11:30am
Virtual Event
poet, Ross Gay

Poet Ross Gay will host a multi-genre creative writing workshop online. Sponsored by The Cultural Enrichment Center, the Department of English and the...

11:30am
Virtual Event
Stretch, Massage, and Recover

Learn from a Certified Massage Therapist a variety of techniques to help reduce pain and muscle tension after an intense workout.

Group of diverse college students

RSVP Wednesday, February 22, 2023, 1:00pm - 2:00pm If you are UHD prospective international student and have questions about your status and what to do to...

Virtaul Davies All Business Majors & Internship and Career Fair flyer

You are invited to attend the Spring 2023 Marilyn Davies College of Business ALL Business Majors Virtual Internship & Career Fair on February 22,...

One Main Building Aerial

An open lab session about website accessibility issues and fixing them. UHD faculty and staff that edit or provide content for the UHD website are welcome to...

poet, Ross Gay

A reading and question and answer session with poet, Ross Gay.

Male college student

RSVP Wednesday, February 22, 2023, 6:00pm - 7:00pm This is an online information session highlighting the programs and processes​ for transfer students....

Thursday, February 23

Respondus LockDown Browser and Monitor ONLINE ONLY

Join us from home or from your office as this training is offered ONLINE ONLY via Zoom. Invites are sent 30 minutes prior to class. Respondus LockDown...

Excel for Beginners ONLINE ONLY

Join us from home or from your office as this training is offered ONLINE ONLY via Zoom. Invites are sent 30 minutes prior to class. In this training we will...

Black History Month Discussion: Bring It To The Table

Join us in S-370, the Center for Diversity and Inclusion, for an open discussion concerning campus dynamics from the perspective of Black students. This is...

Male college student

RSVP Thursday, February 23, 2023, 4:00pm - 5:00pm Join us for a virtual presentation with an admissions counselor and you will be able to ask questions on...

Master of Arts in Teaching (MAT) Virtual Information Session

Interested in learning about UHD's Master of Arts in Teaching (MAT) degree? Sign up for our online information session to learn more about: Program...

5:30pm
Virtual Event
MBA logo

​Join us for an Information Session to learn more about the UHD MBA. You’ll hear about admissions requirements, meet faculty and administrators, view the...

6pm
Virtual Event
College student in business attire

RSVP MDCOB Information Session on Thursday, February 23, 2023 Join us for a virtual information session with representatives from our Marilyn Davies...

Female teacher at classroom table surrounded by students.

Interested in learning about UHD's Master of Educational Leadership (MEDL) degree? Sign up for our online information session to learn more about: Program...

6:30pm
Virtual Event

Friday, February 24

RAD Self Defense Training Sponsored by the UHD Police Department

This R.A.D. Systems self-defense course is designated for women. It provides a truly holistic approach to self-defense education, supporting the necessity of...

Female college student

RSVP Friday, February 24, 2023, 10:00am - 11:00am This is an online information session highlighting the programs and processes​ for transfer students....

Getting Started with Microsoft 365: Tips & Tricks ONLINE ONLY

Join us from home or from your office as this training is offered ONLINE ONLY via Zoom. Invites are sent 30 minutes prior to class. During this introductory...

Black History Month Read-Aloud for Elementary School Students

The Center for Diversity and Inclusion is looking for volunteers to join us as we visit Harvest Preparatory Academy Elementary School for a Black History...

Monday, February 27

Getting Started with Prezi

Join us from home or from your office as this training is offered ONLINE ONLY via Zoom. Invites are sent 30 minutes prior to class. Prezi allows you to...

Getting Started with VoiceThread (IN PERSON)

VoiceThread is a learning tool for enhancing student engagement and online presence. With VoiceThread, instructors and/or students can create, share, and...

Male college student

RSVP Monday, February 27, 2023, 3:00pm - 4:00pm This is an online information session highlighting the programs and processes​ for transfer students....

Tuesday, February 28

Book cover with lettering and various awards received

Aristotle and Dante Discover the Secrets of the Universe by Benjamin Alire Sáenz Tuesday, Feb. 28, 2023, 2:30-3:30 https://library.uhd.edu/bookclub

Female college student

RSVP Tuesday, February 28, 2023, 10:00am - 12:00pm During Gator Preview Day, you will: Discover UHD's 4 Colleges and numerous degree programs.Meet with...

Getting Started with Microsoft 365: Tips & Tricks ONLINE ONLY

Join us from home or from your office as this training is offered ONLINE ONLY via Zoom. Invites are sent 30 minutes prior to class. During this introductory...

Blackboard Tools: Retention Center (IN PERSON)

The Retention Center helps instructors discover which students in their course are at risk. Based on default rules, students' engagement and participation...

Zoom: Security Options (IN PERSON)

In this session we will go over Security Best Practices for your Zoom meetings. We will look at settings, link generation, and In Meeting Options.

MBA logo

​Join us for an Information Session to learn more about the UHD MBA. You’ll hear about admissions requirements, meet faculty and administrators, view the...

12pm
Virtual Event
Gator Self-Defense

Calling all Gators! Join us for a 45 minutes seminar on basic, self-defense techniques, then get the heart rate up with 45 min of Cardio Kickboxing

Female college student

RSVP Tuesday, February 28, 2023, 4:00pm - 5:00pm Join us for a virtual presentation with an admissions counselor and you will be able to ask questions on...

Wednesday, March 1

Spring 2023 Regular Academic Session - Academic Calendar

Spring 2023 Regular Academic Session - 3rd Installment Plan Payment Due Installment Payment PlansThe UHD Academic Calendar is the official publication of...

Master of Security Management Virtual Information Session

Interested in learning about UHD's online Master of Security Management degree? Sign up for our online information session to learn more about: Program...

12pm
Virtual Event
Potential Student attending information session online

Interested in learning about UHD's Master of Professional Accountancy degree? Sign up for our online information session to learn more about: MPAC Course...

6pm
Virtual Event

Thursday, March 2

Panopto: Getting Started ONLINE ONLY

This training is for Faculty and Staff only. Join us from home or from your office as this training is offered ONLINE ONLY via Zoom. Invites are sent 30...

10am
Virtual Event
Nutrition Seminar: How to feel full

Always Hungry? Learn how the body regulates hunger, fullness, appetite

Graduate college student

RSVP Thursday, March 2, 2023, 5:00pm - 6:00pm Are you considering a master's degree? Join us to learn more about UHD graduate programs, the application...

Female college student

RSVP Thursday, March 2, 2023, 6:00pm - 7:00pm This is an online information session highlighting the programs and processes​ for transfer students. During...

Friday, March 3

Blackboard Ally ONLINE ONLY

Join us from home or from your office as this training is offered ONLINE ONLY via Zoom. Invites are sent 30 minutes prior to class. Blackboard A11y is an...

10am
Virtual Event
Outlook Tips and Tricks ONLINE ONLY

Join us from home or from your office as this training is offered ONLINE ONLY via Zoom. Invites are sent 30 minutes prior to class. In this training we will...

Monday, March 6

Male college student

RSVP Monday, March 6, 2023, 3:00pm - 4:00pm This is an online information session highlighting the programs and processes​ for transfer students. During...

February 5 - March 6, 2023