After weeks of hard work and sleepless nights, the semester is finally coming to an end! Luckily, the University of Houston is coming together to offer you the opportunity to take the pressure off and relax. From April 24th through May 2nd, different departments and organizations will be putting on free, fun and stress free activities across campus.
On Monday, April 17, 2017, the Student Centers is proud to present Grant Manier, a young and talented artist living with autism who incorporates conservationism into his artwork.
The Student Centers and Student Housing & Residential Life invites you to try your luck at our annual Cougar Casino at Frontier Fiesta. Come and enjoy the western-themed traditions of Frontier Fiesta by putting on a Wild West casino for all students, faculty, staff, and alumni to enjoy.
Spring Break is just around the corner! What better way to kick off the break than with the My Safe Spring Break event? Join us, Thursday March 9th from 11:30am – 1:30pm in the Student Center Circle Drive as we provide students with fun activities, useful information and free food and promotional items.
Still searching for the perfect gift for your partner, loved one or friend? Come feel the love with us on February 14th at our Valentine’s Day Marketplace. Numerous outside vendors and student organizations will be set up in the Student Center Houston Room for your shopping convenience. From personalized bags to fragrances and so much more, we are sure that you’ll find something that will surprise your special someone. Don’t miss out on this romance-filled afternoon from 11:30am-1:30pm. There will even be a chance to win a $100 iPic Movie Theatre gift card! See details below for our social media contest.
The University of Houston is excited to jump-start the new semester! In celebration, the Division of Student Affairs and Enrollment Services will host the Cat's Back: Spring 2017 event.
In celebration of the wonderful events to come, the Student Center would like to invite you to the Stress Free Finals Week Kickoff! On November 29th from 11:30am- 1:30pm we will be holding a relaxing event in the Student Center Plaza. Complete with pizza, smoothies, massages and more. You will be able to unwind as you embark on the journey to the end of the semester. Make plans to join your University of Houston community as we make this finals season the best and least stressful one yet!
With the semester quickly coming to an end, you may find yourself drowning in a sea of assignments, projects and final exams. Luckily, the University of Houston is coming together to offer you the opportunity to take the pressure off and relax. From November 28th through December 6th different departments will be offering fun, free and helpful events across campus.
Through the efforts of the Student Centers Sustainability and Recycling Committee, the University of Houston Student Centers unveiled 80 new recycling containers on Monday, October 24, 2016.
Did you know that fall is our favorite season? We love it so much we have a whole week of events to help us celebrate. Fall Fest 2016 will be Monday, October 24th through Tuesday, November 1st.
Houston, Sept. 22, 2016 — Panda Express at the Student Center will offer a full-time express line featuring a limited menu weekdays from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m., starting Wednesday, Sept. 21.
Are you still learning how to navigate the University of Houston? Come explore the services and programs your school has to offer at the Cougar Resource Fair. Through games, prizes and informational interactions, you will be able to actively learn how to get plugged in on campus.
This year's Student Centers' Welcome Back will be our most unique event yet! In homage to the late Andy Warhol, we're hosting a pop-art themed event in which students will help us paint a banner that will be hung on the outside railing near the Legacy Lounge.
From April 25th to May 3rd 2016, your Student Center along with other departments are providing activities to help student relax before finals week!
The year is coming to an end! And you know what that means? Finals! But don’t worry, your Student Center is having their annual Stress Free Finals Kickoff on April 26th, 2016 from 11:30am – 1:30pm in the Student Center Plaza.
Come relax, enjoy, and embrace the opportunity to release the artist inside of you at the Student Center Snack&Paint Event. Join us on April 27th , 2016 promptly at 6:00pm in the Downtown room.
The Student Centers Policy Board is seeking two at-large members for the 2016 – 2017 term. Any UH student may apply, with the exception of current SC student employees. The SCPB assists in planning and policy making for the SC facilities and advises Student Affairs leadership on programs and services. Application Deadline: 12:00PM on 4.8.16.
The Student Centers invites you to try your luck at our annual Cougar Casino event at Frontier Fiesta. Come and enjoy the western-themed traditions of Frontier Fiesta by putting on a Wild West casino for all students, faculty, staff, and alumni to enjoy.
The Students Centers is proud to announce our Student Employee of the Month for the months of December/January! Congratulations to Ryan Graham, Administrative Student Assistant to the Assistant Vice President of Student Affairs!
Join the UH Community and friends at the official UH Watch Party for the Republican Presidential Debate on Thursday, February 25th. The Houston Room, located on the second floor of Student Center-South, will open its doors at 6:30pm to all University of Houston Students, Faculty, and Staff with a valid Cougar ID. There is a limit of one guest per UH Community member. The debate is scheduled to take place from 7:30pm to 10:00pm
Come relax, enjoy, and embrace the opportunity to release the artist inside of you at the Student Center Snack & Paint event. Join us on February 17, 2016 promptly at 6:00pm in the Bayou City room.
On February 10, 2016, the Student Center will be hosting an I <3 #Mystudentcenter Valentine’s Gift Market. This event will be held in the Student Center-South Multipurpose room from 11:30am – 1:30pm, and will offer a variety items for students to purchase for their Valentine.
On January 20, 2016, the Student Center will be celebrating its first full year of being open. This party will be held in and around the Student Center – South from 11:00am – 2:00pm and will feature giveaways, cake, music, prizes, food discounts, a Free T-shirt and much more.
The Students Centers is proud to announce our November Student Employee of the Month! Congratulations to Sophia Hepp, Graphic Designer in CreationStation!
Do you find yourself constantly running out of cell phone battery power? The NRG Go Pack is the perfect solution for you! These pocket-sized on-the-go power packs are just $2.00 a day at the Student Center and will have most phones charged in just over an hour!
Please note the Student Center Satellite will close at 5:00pm on December 17th and will not reopen until Tuesday, January 19th at 7:00am.
Modified Food Services Hours at the University of Houston between December 21st and December 27th. All dining locations will be closed from Thursday, December 24, 2015 through Sunday, January 3, 2016.
Please note the Student Center will close for the Winter Holiday Break on Wednesday, December 23rd, 2015 at 5:00pm and will reopen on Monday, January 4th 2016 at 7:00am
November 30, 2015 - Eve Esch will join the Division of Student Affairs and Enrollment Services as the Director of the Student Centers effective January 11, 2016. The Student Centers facilities include Student Center North, Student Center South and the Student Center Satellite. Departmentally, the Student Centers serves to ensure strategic initiatives are achieved and programs and services are maintained at a high quality to provide an environment that contributes to increased student engagement, student learning, and student success.
The Students Centers is proud to announce our first Student Employee of the Month! Congratulations to Keiry Lazo, Reservations Assistant in CARS! Read some of the things Keiry’s nominators said about her.
The University of Houston is proud to be supporting the City of Houston Annual Citizenship Month by creating opportunities for members of the UH community to be a part of the active and engaged citizenry of the City of Houston.
Share the stage with fellow poets as you share your creative energy, or join us to be entertained and inspired by the innovative performances of University of Houston’s creative minds. Come join us Wednesday, November 11th at the Legacy Lounge 7:00pm – 9:00pm.
Midterms are over! Let’s celebrate, relax and paint on a canvas as the night turns into a fun night with friends. Join us in the Legacy Lounge for some fun DIY Snacks and relaxing music while you paint along with a talented instructor.
Have you been looking for some exciting things to do around campus? We have a week of celebrations just for you! Fall Fest will include a ‘Pumpkin Bash’ event at the Student Center, Victory Sundays, Snack and Paint, Pumpkin Bash, Book of Life, Survive UH, Nightmare on Wheeler Street, and a Día de los Muertos celebration.
This year will mark the 14th anniversary of the 9/11 tragedy that forever changed the lives of many Americans. To pay tribute to those who lost their lives and their surviving loved ones, the University of Houston Student Centers along with UH Veteran Services will host several free public events throughout the day.
April 21, 2015- On the evening of April 20, Blue Bell notified its retailers of a voluntary recall for all of its products, which includes ice cream, frozen yogurt, sherbet and frozen snacks.
Are you looking for another way to get involved with the Student Center? Now is your chance! The Student Center Policy Board (SCPB) is searching for two students to serve as at-large members for a 1-year term (Fall 2015-2016) and a 2-year term (Fall 2015-2017). Any UH student is eligible to apply with the exception of current student employees of the Student Centers. The 19-member board includes students, faculty and staff.
“The only time I feel alive is when I’m Painting” – Vincent Van Gogh. Wind down the semester, relax, and paint on a canvas as the night turns into a fun night with friends. Join us in the Legacy Lounge for some fun DIY Snacks and relaxing music while you paint along with a talented instructor.
Looking to relax just before finals? Do you often find yourself juggling many assignments at one time? As the semester is quickly coming to a close, along with this comes added stress from exams, papers and projects. Stress Free Finals Week provides you with an opportunity to relax and breakaway from your day-to-day worries.
April 14, 2015 - The Association of College Unions International (ACUI) awarded the “2015 ACUI Values Award” to Assistant Vice President for Student Affairs; Keith T. Kowalka at its annual conference held in San Antonio, Texas. The ACUI Values Award recognizes an individual who actively and continuously demonstrates adherence to the core values of the Association (unconditional human worth, joy, caring community, learning, innovation, integrity and diversity) on their campus. Kowalka has successfully demonstrated these principles while at the University of Houston and his volunteer involvement with ACUI over his more than twenty years of service.
The renovated University of Houston Student Center officially opened in January 2015 with a new motto of “Connect. Eat. Relax. Shop.”. Check out a behind-the-scenes tour of all the new Student Center has to offer!
Starbucks in the Student Center continues to pilot Saturday hours from 9:00am to 1:00pm. Stop by and show your support for extended hours!
The University Of Houston Division Of Student Affairs and Enrollment Services and the Student Government Association (SGA) are pleased to announce the official name change of the University Center to the Student Center.
Beginning October 1, 2014, the Student Center Conference and Reservation Services Office will be accepting reservation requests for all new meeting rooms and large event spaces from spring 2015 onward.