Republican Presidential Candidates’ Debate at UH

The University of Houston has been selected by NBC News and Telemundo to host a Republican presidential candidates’ debate. As a Carnegie-designated Tier One public research institution, UH is committed to providing affordable and outstanding educational excellence to over 42,000 students. Hosting such an important public discussion about our country’s future – one that impacts our community locally, nationally and abroad – is precisely in line with our steadfast commitment to leadership and our ongoing academic pursuit of scientific, political and social discourse.

Read the UH announcement and press release.


  • February 26, 2016 – Republican presidential debate on UH campus
  • March 1, 2016 – “Super Tuesday” primary elections

Event Information

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  • Campus activities
  • Parking
  • Other logistics

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