The University of Houston–Downtown (UHD)


Address: 320 N Main St, Houston, TX 77002, United States +1 713-221-5700

The University of Houston–Downtown or popular called with UHD is a four year university. It is a part of four distinct universities in the University of Houston System. The campus of this university is located above 20 acres or 8.1 ha in Downtown Houston. The location has a northwestern satellite. It was founded in 1974. Now, it is the second largest university with almost 14,000 students in Houston area. It is number 31 regionally and number 7 of top universities ranked by the U.S. News & World Report.  The university offers four academic colleges for its students. It is about 50 degree programs offered. Those are 45 programs of bachelors and 7 programs of masters. Board of Regents organized by the University of Houston System controls the organization of this university. All of the powers, rights, and duties dealing with The University of Houston–Downtown are in that board from other institutions in the System.