Parent College Tour at the University of Houston-Downtown

On Tuesday, January 30, 2018 from 10:00AM – 1:00PM, parents of grades 6-12 students are invited to Houston ISD’s Parent College Tour at the University of Houston-Downtown. During this high-impact event, parents will experience all that UHD has to offer. In addition to the walking tour of campus, participants will:

  • Learn about the importance of and students’ accessibility to summer enrichment,
  • Learn about the benefits of taking challenging coursework,
  • Learn about the financial aid process, and
  • Gain exposure to college and campus life


The event is open to all HISD parents of grades 6-12 students. Click on the version (English and Spanish) of the flyer you wish to read.

Parents will have access to a resource fair featuring various UHD programs and community resources. All parents interested in participating are asked to register online at http://bit.ly/UHD-HISD. Transportation from Hattie Mae White ESC to the University of Houston-Downtown will be provided by the HISD Office of College & Career Readiness. 

Two lucky parents will win a $1,000 scholarship for their students’ college expenses! Lunch will be provided for all participating parents.

If you have questions or need additional information, please contact Trina Wright at 713-556-8909 / TWRIGH10@HoustonISD.org.