About the Director

Robbie Evans

Director, Urban Experience

"As Director of the UEP, Robbie helps enhance the quality of education for students in the program, who may otherwise slip through the cracks. Robbie and her staff monitor the students' academic progress and expose them to opportunities in leadership, community involvement, internships, and employment. Her strong connections to other Houston community leaders have reciprocal benefits for UH and the city. Robbie single-handedly gives abundant attention to each UEP student and is determined to make sure they stay at UH and succeed past all expectations, regardless of background or other obstacles. Robbie is leading the way for Tier One diversity.” - Staff Excellence 25 Years for 25 Staff