The Power of Philanthropy

by Carolyn Hartmann

The culture of philanthropy at the University of Houston is more vibrant than ever. Our donor base is growing at every level, and that means there are more stories to tell every day. With this spirit in mind, please enjoy learning about the transformative power of giving in our new annual publication.


The Promise of Impact

by Carolyn Hartmann

Every year, gifts from our donors positively impact the lives of University of Houston students. Their reasons for giving are as diverse as the donors themselves. Learn more how your gift changes a life.


Happy Holidays!

by Carolyn Hartmann

As the year comes to a close, we pause to reflect on the things for which we are truly grateful. The generosity of our donors makes a lasting impact on our students and campus community. Wishing you and yours a joyous holiday season with peace and cheer in the New Year.


Save the Date!

by Carolyn Hartmann

The University of Houston is celebrating #GivingCoogsDay in concert with the global day of giving on Tuesday, November 28, 2017. This special day-once a year-harnesses the collective power of individuals, communities and organizations to encourage philanthropy and celebrate generosity.



by Carolyn Hartmann

The University of Houston is well-known for providing rich and diverse experiences to its many students. One such program, SURF (Summer Undergraduate Research Fellowship) does that and much more. We would like to introduce you to some of the program’s participants as they share their research and plans for the future.


You Can Help: Hurricane Harvey Relief For UH Students

by Carolyn Hartmann

In the aftermath of Hurricane Harvey, we hope you and your families are safe and are on the road to rebuilding and recovery. Many in the UH community have reached out asking how they can help students who have been adversely impacted by the storm.


Let All Coogs Unite to Make a Diffference!

by Carolyn Hartmann

The University of Houston is working hard to close the books on the fiscal year, and we have until August 31, 2017 to count you among our supporters. Now is the time to make your impact!


A Tier One Thank You

by Carolyn Hartmann

The University of Houston’s Tier One Scholars Program recruits and engages high-caliber students who can pursue academic excellence without financial limitations. We recently caught up with some Tier One Scholars who took time out to thank the giving community for enriching their UH experience.


A Leader In Her Own Right

by Carolyn Hartmann

The Bonner Leaders Program at the University of Houston seeks to create a high quality educational experience for its students while simultaneously working to build a better Houston community, and to alleviate factors contributing to poverty. We would like to introduce you to one of the program’s participants who truly exemplify the meaning of community engagement at its best.


A Graduation to Remember

by Carolyn Hartmann

For many UH students, the month of May will signal a new beginning as they graduate to become “forever coogs.” We recently sat down with a soon-to-be “forever coog” whose story reminds us that dreams can come true.