Welcome Letter

Greetings LGBTQ Students,

It is with great pleasure that I welcome you to the University of Houston. As one of the most diverse universities in the country, you are becoming a part of a larger community that enthusiastically serves the individual needs of each unique student. We are extremely excited that you have joined the University of Houston and I want you to know the Division of Student Affairs and Enrollment Services is dedicated to your success. We strive to provide a safe and inclusive campus for all of our students.

We are committed to honoring the diversity that is here in order for students to experience the best possible learning environment. We are doing all we can to ensure you receive the best education possible where the talents and skills you bring with you can be developed and enhanced. Therefore, the Division of Student Affairs and Enrollment Services supports the work of the LGBTQ Resource Center so they can support you socially and academically. In addition there are LGBTQ allies throughout the campus who are there to support you and assist you anyway they can.

I am confident that you will enjoy your time at UH and will graduate ready to take on new challenges and opportunities. Please remember that the Division of Student Affairs and Enrollment Services is here to serve you! If you ever need anything please do not hesitate to contact us.

Sincerely,
Richard Walker, Ed.D.

Vice President for Student Affairs and Enrollment Services, University of Houston
Vice Chancellor for Student Affairs and Enrollment Services, University of Houston System