FOOD TRUCKS TO KEEP SPECIAL HOURS FOR WEEK
OF JULY 4
Due to the reduced amount of traffic on campus for the week of
July 4, the food trucks in front of the UC will have a reduced
schedule for that week.
LANE CLOSURE - BLAFFER GALLERY
On Wednesday, June 27, 2012 one lane of traffic on the two-way street in
front of the Fine Arts Building will be closed for a delivery of
construction materials as part of the Blaffer Gallery renovation.
TEMPORARY SIDEWALK CLOSURE - BETWEEN WEST DINING HALL CONSTRUCTION SITE
AND THE LAW AND BATES RESIDENCE HALLS
Beginning Tuesday, June 26, 2012, the sidewalk between the West Dining Hall construction
site and the Law and Bates Residence Halls will be closed to pedestrian traffic and
is anticipated to last 3 weeks.
COLLEGE OF ENGINEERING USING SOLAR PANELS
The solar array on top of the Central Power Plant is providing
more than just energy to our UH Campus.
LOT 1A CLOSURE JULY 27
Parking lot 1A will close permanently Friday, July 27 to
accommodate construction of the 1A parking garage.
UH A SPONSOR OF THE TEXAS MEDICAL CENTER
HIRING EVENT FOR VETERANS
UH is a proud sponsor of the Texas Medical Center's Hiring Event
for Military Veterans.
LANE CLOSURE IN FRONT OF FINE ARTS BUILDING
On Friday, June 22, 2012 one lane of traffic on the two way
street in front of the Fine Arts Building will be closed for
a glass delivery as part of the Blaffer Gallery renovations.
HR OPENS THE NOMINATION PROCESS
FOR EXECUTIVE EXCELLENCE - FALL 2012
Human Resources is pleased to announce
the opening of the nomination process
for Executive Excellence for the Fall
RADIATION SAFETY ON CAMPUS
UH is committed to assisting all personnel and management comply
with all applicable regulations, ensuring a place of employment
and learning which is free from recognized radiation hazard.
UHPD BADGE PINNING AND SWEARING IN
Wednesday, June 27, at 9:30 a.m. the University of Houston
Police Department will be conducting a badge pinning and
LOUD NOISES THROUGHOUT CAMPUS
Throughout Tuesday, June 19, 2012 and Wednesday,
June 20, 2012, Victory Energy will be running and
testing the new boiler located in the Central Plant.
RESIDENTIAL LIFE & HOUSING LAUNCHES NEW
CUSTOMER SERVICE INITIATIVE
Give us your feedback!
SCIENCE AND RESEARCH 1 POWER OUTAGE
Science and Research 1 will experience full building power outage beginning at 9:00pm on Friday, June 15.
CAMPUS COMMUNITY GARDEN THRIVING DURING
EARLY SUMMER MONTHS
Even though the Houston heat and humidity is in full effect this
summer, the Campus Community Garden is still prospering.
MEAL PLANS SAVE TIME, MONEY ON CAMPUS
UH Dining Services offers a variety of meal plans at discounted
COUGAR XPRESS MARKET IN CALHOUN LOFTS IN
HAVING A WHALE OF A SALE
Monday, June 18 at 7 a.m. many snacks and seasonal items will be
marked down 50 percent off of the regular price.
CENTRAL PLANT FENCE REMOVAL
Portions of the construction fence surrounding the Central Plant
construction project will be removed starting Thursday, June 14, 2012.
BERNIE'S BURGER BUS BRINGS THE SCHOOL
HOUSE BACK TO UH STUDENTS
Bus, uses simple and fresh ingredients to create good
old-fashioned hamburgers with a twist.
PARKING ENFORCEMENT - NO BREAK FROM THE
Parking Enforcement Assistants are here to better serve the
HURRICANE SEASON IS HERE!
Take a few minutes to review your 72-hour Emergency Campus and
Travel Preparedness Kit.
SUMMER DINING HOURS OF OPERATION
ERP SHUTTLE IS QUICK AND EASY OPTION
Save your gas and help the environment by using the ERP shuttle
as your means of transportation between Energy Research Park and
the main campus.
FIRE EXTINGUISHER INSPECTION PROGRAM
The University of Houston has approximately 6,000 fire
extinguishers on campus as well as a Fire Safety Technician on
staff to inspect and maintain the extinguishers for each
ELECTRICAL POWER TRANSFER COMMUNICATION
The damage done early last week when a contractor
hit one of the university's primary power feeders
is repaired and the feeder is ready to be come back online.
RESIDENCE HALLS GET NEW HIGH-TECH MACHINES IN LAUNDRY ROOMS
Not only will residents enjoy free and unlimited use of laundry equipment when they arrive in the fall, but they will also discover each residence hall is now equipped with new high-tech machines that will enhance their residential experience.
LUPE'S TACO BAR TO SERVE MEXICAN FARE
DURING TACO BELL CONSTRUCTION
While Taco Bell in the UC Satellite is undergoing repairs, a
temporary taco bar will be set up in the old Cranberry Farms
location to help cater to those Mexican-food cravings.
FAQ'S ANSWER BASIC QUESTIONS ABOUT MOTOR VEHICLE RECORDS
The Risk Management Department recently posted FAQ's regarding
Motor Vehicle Records (MVR's) in response to the numerous phone calls and email inquiries
regarding MAPP Policy 060503.
EMERGENCY CAMPUS POWER OUTAGE
A contractor hit one of the Universities Main Feeders and
as a result a total of ten (10) buildings experienced a
temporary power outage at approximately 5:36 PM this evening.
THE FRESH FOOD COMPANY GETS A FRESH NEW
LOGO posted 6/5/12
Keep an eye out for the new logo around campus.
COOG'S TOP PICKS UPDATED
Today's Business Solutions is the official office supply vendor
for the University of Houston.
SUSHIC, MONTAGUE'S DELI FIND NEW HOMES IN
Beginning today, June 4, Sushic is open in the UC Satellite.
PLANT OPERATIONS CREATING LITERACY IN COMPUTER KNOWLEDGE
In an effort to provide staff training to increase and
facilitate basic computer knowledge, the department
Business Office implemented the Creating Literacy in Computer
Knowledge (CLICK) Program in mid February 2012.
METRO PUBLIC MEETINGS FOR PROPOSED US
90A/SOUTHWEST RAIL CORRIDOR
You are invited to attend these meetings, where METRO staff and
the project team will update you on the progress.
HOUSING LAUNCHES VIDEO SERIES TO HELP
Incoming residents now have an interactive tool to help answer
their frequently asked questions.
EARLY TEXTBOOK ORDERS CAN SAVE STUDENTS
Students can save money and prepare for the upcoming year when
textbook orders are submitted early before the start of the new
BENEFITS OPEN ENROLLMENT
posted 6/1/12 The
University of Houston is scheduled to make online benefits
enrollment changes from July 16 - 27, 2012.
MASTER AND SUB-MASTER KEY REQUEST PROCESS
In an effort to enhance security of University of Houston facilities,
it is now required that all Master and Sub-Master key requests be approved
by the EVC/EVP of Administration and Finance, through the Department of Public Safety.