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Graduate and Professional Student Appreciation Week 2024: April 1 – April 5 

This week, UH celebrates our graduate and professional students and the many contributions that you make to UH!


Schedule of Events

  • Monday, April 1 

    Career Services: Graduate & Professional Student Appreciation Week Coffee, Tea & Pastries with Career Services; 9:00 am - 11:00 am. 
    View the Event Flyer

    Graduate Student Speed-Friending (3:30 pm - 5 pm)-Graduate and Professional Student Association (GPSA) Event

    Share your research, knowledge, and experience! Joins us at the Student Center South in the Bayou City Room, from 3:30 pm - 5 pm.

  • Tuesday, April 2

    Pop Over for Popcorn and Snacks (2:00 – 4:00 pm or until we run out of snacks) - Hosted by the UH Graduate School

    Stop by for Poparazzi popcorn or a snack! We will be located in front of the library on the side closest to the Power Plant, near the breezeway.
  • Wednesday, April 3

    Who’s Hungry?  (11 am - 1 pm) - Hosted by the UH Graduate School

    Drop-in to pick-up your complimentary box lunch (1 per student) 

    Please use the link to register for the free box lunch.  (Scheduled pick up from 11 am - 1 pm in the Graduate School Office, Bates Law, on the ground level (G) or in Health 2) 
    *Limited to the first 500 registrants
  • Thursday, April 4

    Snack Break (1:00 pm – 3:00 pm) - Hosted by the UH Graduate School

    Head over to the Graduate School office for an afternoon snack! Pick up a cookie or an ice cream at the Graduate School Office, Bates Law on the ground level (G).


    Meet up Museum of Fine Arts, Houston (MFAH) (6:30 pm - 8:30 pm)- GPSA Event

    Admission to the MFAH is free on Thursdays. Meet up with other graduate and professional students in the Porte Cochere (semi-covered drive attached to the Beck Building) for refreshments and conversation.

    For more details, please reach out to Donald Rabin

  • Friday, April 5

    Friday Night Espresso

    Join us for FREE coffee and select beverages at the Nook Café!
    First 30 beverages are free!
    6:30 pm - 8:30 pm

  • Other UH Events

    Wednesday, April 3: Unwind with Wellness Wednesday

    Rock Climbing with the Wellness Center at the Student Rec Center from 11 am - 1 pm. You may review more details HERE.


    Thursday, April 4: Relaxation Station - Grad Edition

    Join the Wellness Center and take part in several relaxing activities from 11 am - 1 pm at the Student Center South in the Skyline Room. For more information, please see the details HERE.