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A part of you

Some things are a part of you forever. Those who embark on an educational journey with the University of Houston find a place they can call their own — not just for four years, but for the rest of their lives. Our future growth depends on the success of our past, and we need alumni like you to continue our strong legacy.

Since 1940, the University of Houston Alumni Association has served and supported the University of Houston, more than 276,000 alumni, loyal friends, and the community the University calls home.

UH was the place for me
Super Bowl-winning NFL Coach and Distinguished Alumnus

Wade Phillips: A Coaching Career Rooted at UH

Wade Phillips (’70) proudly wears two rings on his right hand: his Super Bowl championship ring, and his University of Houston ring.

Jim Nance
It all started for me at UH
Award-winning Sportscaster and Distinguished Alumnus
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Jim Nantz: From student golfer to world famous sportscaster

Jim Nantz (’81) says that the path for his dreams all started at the Jack J. Valenti School of Communication at the University of Houston.

Hakeem Olajuwon
It was a dream, and then it was a reality
Former NBA player and “Phi Slama Jama” member

Hakeem Olajuwon: Living the Dream

Reflecting back on his career, Olajuwon said he is thrilled at the opportunities he found at the University of Houston, and couldn’t imagine having gone anywhere else.

star jones
Your law degree is your entrée to the world
Attorney, TV personality and distinguished alumna
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Star Jones: Grateful for the education she received at UH

There is absolutely nothing that I haven’t been able to accomplish without my degree

Aug 24, 2019 12:00 PM - 8:00 PM Cleveland Park

5th Annual Sigma Nu Alumni Softball Tournament

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Aug 27, 2019 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM The Montrose Center

LGBTQ August General Meeting

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Sep 01, 2019 4:00 PM - 6:00 PM Corner of Jenkins & Lindsey

UH @ OU Tailgate

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Sep 05, 2019 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM Museum of Fine Arts Houston - Audrey Jones Beck Building

UH Hispanic Alumni Association Annual Meeting

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Sep 07, 2019 Party on the Plaza

Bauer Alumni Tailgate

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Sep 07, 2019 3:00 PM - 6:15 PM Winston Band Complex, next to TDECU Stadium

Spirit of Houston Alumni Tailgate

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Sep 07, 2019 Party on the Plaza at TDECU Stadium

TKE Alumni Tailgating

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Sep 07, 2019 3:00 PM - 6:15 PM Party on the Plaza (Next to TDECU)

Technology Alumni Tailgating

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University of Houston Cougar 100 (White)

The Cougar Program identifies, recognizes and celebrates 100 of the world’s fastest-growing UH Cougar-owned and Cougar-led businesses with an annual ranking and luncheon.

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