Urban Experience Program at UH

Urban Experience Program at UH UEP is a unique collaborative endeavor of the University of Houston, the Houston community and corporate sponsors. The Mission of the Urban Experience Program (UEP) is to empower students with academic, personal, and professional development resources that propels student success.

The Urban Experience Program (UEP) provides opportunities for the university's diverse student population by preventing minor obstacles from becoming major setbacks to degree achievement. The services that UEP offers have been strategically chosen to develop UEP students into well trained career professionals.

Mission: The Mission of the Urban Experience Program (UEP) is to empower students with academic, personal, and professional development resources that propels student success.

Operating as usual

See you at 1pm!#scholarship#writing
08/12/2020

See you at 1pm!
#scholarship
#writing

We had so much fun sharing UEP and campus resource information with our Summer Bridge Students today!#summerbridge2020 #...
07/30/2020

We had so much fun sharing UEP and campus resource information with our Summer Bridge Students today!
#summerbridge2020
#realhelp

Join Judith Chicas, and UEP, as she shares information on how to become Seizure-First-Aid Certified (for FREE)!Tuesday, ...
07/30/2020

Join Judith Chicas, and UEP, as she shares information on how to become Seizure-First-Aid Certified (for FREE)!
Tuesday, August 4th at 4pm via Zoom
#epilepsyawareness

We miss you! Come to our virtual drop-in advising if you want to talk with our UEP Staff. Mondays & Wednesdays: 2pm-3pmZ...
07/13/2020

We miss you! Come to our virtual drop-in advising if you want to talk with our UEP Staff.
Mondays & Wednesdays: 2pm-3pm
Zoom Link: https://bit.ly/2O9idKW

Tuesdays & Thursdays: 10am-11am
Zoom Link: https://bit.ly/2Ch8zTU

Need help navigating the virtual interview process? Come test your skills on Wednesday, July 15th during a Virtual Mock ...
07/10/2020

Need help navigating the virtual interview process? Come test your skills on Wednesday, July 15th during a Virtual Mock Interview. The RSVP information is below and make sure to Dress to Impress!
RSVP by Tuesday, July 14th here ➡️ bit.ly/2O92o6W
#practicemakesprogress
#professionaldevelopment

Want to learn what amenities the Student Health Center has to offer our UH Community? Join us tomorrow via Zoom to hear ...
07/01/2020

Want to learn what amenities the Student Health
Center has to offer our UH Community? Join us tomorrow via Zoom to hear more! #healthy

FREE MONEY!!! Current UEP Members: We are extending our UEP Scholarship Deadlines to Monday, June 29th. Hurry and APPLY!...
06/25/2020

FREE MONEY!!! Current UEP Members: We are extending our UEP Scholarship Deadlines to Monday, June 29th. Hurry and APPLY!!!
#freemoney #scholarships #financialassistance #RealHelp

Want to learn tips on how to grow your personal branding? Join @uh_uep and @coogcareers this Wednesday at 1pm to learn m...
06/15/2020

Want to learn tips on how to grow your personal branding? Join @uh_uep and @coogcareers this Wednesday at 1pm to learn more!
#professionaldevelopment
#linkedin

Its okay to not be okay. Talk to someone you trust such as family, friends, @uepuh, and @uhcaps. We're here for you! ❤*C...
06/05/2020

Its okay to not be okay. Talk to someone you trust such as family, friends, @uepuh, and @uhcaps. We're here for you! ❤
*Comment one word that describes how you're feeling today*

#dreamers students & recent graduatesRSVP via bitly or our uepuh#HomeIsHere #HereToStay #DACA
06/05/2020

#dreamers students & recent graduates
RSVP via bitly or our uepuh#HomeIsHere #HereToStay #DACA

Hey Coogs! Stop by our table in SC South to sign our #firstgen board and grab a cookie! We'll be here until 12#uhuep #un...
11/07/2019

Hey Coogs! Stop by our table in SC South to sign our #firstgen board and grab a cookie! We'll be here until 12

#uhuep #universityofhouston #urbanexperience #houstontx #firstgeneration #firstgenuh

Hey Coogs! Its First Generation Celebration week! UEP will be hosting a table tomorrow at Student Center South 11am-12pm...
11/06/2019

Hey Coogs! Its First Generation Celebration week! UEP will be hosting a table tomorrow at Student Center South 11am-12pm. Stop by to talk about 1st Gen (and grab a treat 😊)

#firstgen #firstgenuh #uhuep #urbanexperience #universityofhouston #Houston #studentsuccess #realhelp #firstgeneration

Hey y'all! HEB Pharmacy is in Student Center South Midtown (Room 262) with Flu shots 💉 until 4pm today. Insurance accept...
10/29/2019

Hey y'all! HEB Pharmacy is in Student Center South Midtown (Room 262) with Flu shots 💉 until 4pm today. Insurance accepted or $20 💸. One of our Student Leaders, Katy, just got her Flu shot for the first time. Doing her part to protect those in the office from germs 😷

#HEB #HEBPharmacy #uhuep #urbanexperience #realhelp #studentsuccess #houstontx #Houston #flushot #vaccinate #vaccination #universityofhouston

10/18/2019

Spring 2020 course schedules are open!
Meet with your academic advisor.
Meet with your UEP Student Leader.
Add your desired courses to your shopping cart.
Check your enrollment date/time on your Student Self Service Center in AccessUH.
Priority Registration starts November 1st!

#uhuep #realhelp #spring2020 #Houston #studentsuccess #urbanexperience

Y'all come help us eat these snacks!Disclaimer: Snacks reserved for UEP members only (but we have applications in the of...
09/09/2019

Y'all come help us eat these snacks!

Disclaimer: Snacks reserved for UEP members only (but we have applications in the office)

08/15/2018

Retweeted UH IT (@uhit):

JOB OPPORTUNITY: #UHIT is looking for a prospective person to join our social media team! More details are in the picture below: https://t.co/yXagDuWHXY

08/15/2018

Retweeted UH Eng Career Center (@UHeConnect):

#CoogEngineers want a chance to network with @Phillips66Co at their upcoming Networking Reception? Run over to eConnection and check your announcements for full details. HURRY because the deadline is Friday, August 17th!! https://t.co/BF8Fn5YPzZ

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08/15/2018
katherine ⭐️ on Twitter

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“Did y’all know that @UH_UEP has been working really hard to get ready for this upcoming semester? 😉”

08/10/2018

Retweeted Yolanda 🎓 (@FirstGenCollege):

🚨 Advice Needed 🚨

Do you know of any specific support organizations or resources available to homeless students headed to college this fall?
Cc: @saragoldrickrab @UH_UEP @MonicaRichart

08/10/2018

We had the pleasure of hosting over 70 incoming @thedream_us scholars from across Texas and helping them transition to @UHouston Thank you @uh_caps & @UH_YEA for joining us

It was a great day! #RealHelp #GoCoogs #UHSuccess

08/10/2018

We had the pleasure of hosting over 70 incoming @thedream_us scholars from across Texas and helping them transition to @UHouston

It was a great day! #RealHelp #GoCoogs #UHSuccess

Retweeted Ruth María López, Ph.D. (@Ruth13L):Thank you for kind words 🙏🏽, @sly_mata. @HopeSPacheco and Dr. Raven Jones o...
08/05/2018
Silvester (Sly) Mata on Twitter

Retweeted Ruth María López, Ph.D. (@Ruth13L):

Thank you for kind words 🙏🏽, @sly_mata. @HopeSPacheco and Dr. Raven Jones of @UH_UEP created and launched Las Comadres in 2016, and I’m so grateful to be their faculty partner. https://t.co/rDhdkUHhAe

“Look.... I'm not sure what faculty are doing in your department, but ours are doing some amazing things https://t.co/awNDTLaAU8”

08/04/2018

A lot of students think they’re “just students” because they don’t have a job title but you still have skills, talents and can make professional connections through networking.

“Dig your well before you’re thirsty.” - @CoogCareers #RealHelp #LadComadres

08/03/2018

Retweeted Ruth María López, Ph.D. (@Ruth13L):

Kudos to my comadres @HopeSPacheco @esmevldz1 @mhoney_315 who represented abt our research on behalf of our team! Thanks to all who attended and asked engaging questions. #THES2018 @TxHigherEdSymp @UH_UEP #SiSePuede #WiseLatinas #comadrecoogs https://t.co/7zAn021bpX

Thank you today to our Director Dr. Jones for #WednesdayWisdom - never stop learning and working collaboratively #RealHe...
08/01/2018
Hope Pacheco on Twitter

Thank you today to our Director Dr. Jones for #WednesdayWisdom - never stop learning and working collaboratively #RealHelp

“Our Comadres research team @ruth13l esmevldz Maria Honey, Dr Raven Jones @uh_uep preparing for our presentation on Friday at the Tx Higher Ed Symposium.… https://t.co/NZTqsiQGHW”

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07/31/2018
lanasagna 💙 on Twitter

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“@UH_UEP @UH_DSAES @WellnessUH @EnrollatUH @UHouston @TDECU @kattnajera @JAbraham1096 @netta_sanders @El_Campos21 👀To spend or not to spend. What could I ACTUALLY be doing with my refund check?”

🚨💸PAID INTERNSHIP opportunity with @swagtocollegeAs a High School Liaison build your professional skills by working with...
07/27/2018
Application for Internship

🚨💸PAID INTERNSHIP opportunity with @swagtocollege
As a High School Liaison build your professional skills by working with local Houston high school staff to encourage college access & supporting mentees. Apply today! #UH18 #UH19 #UH20 #UH21

https://t.co/UGWAQXMbmC

Students With Ambition Go (SWAG) To College is excited to invite you to apply to serve in our PAID internship. The role is the High School Liaison. This role is restricted to students in Houston. This role entails: (1) visiting high schools in Houston; (2) checking in with mentees; (3) supporting ou...

Retweeted lanasagna 💙 (@AlanaTai):I started setting my alarm for 8:30! Even if I go back to sleep, I gotta practice waki...
07/26/2018
UH UEP on Twitter

Retweeted lanasagna 💙 (@AlanaTai):

I started setting my alarm for 8:30!

Even if I go back to sleep, I gotta practice waking up on time 😂 https://t.co/UPbyz5HWzP

“What do you do to prepare for the beginning of the year? Any traditions or best practices? #ThursdayThoughts #UH18 #UH19 #UH20 #UH21”

07/26/2018

What do you do to prepare for the beginning of the year? Any traditions or best practices?

#ThursdayThoughts #UH18 #UH19 #UH20 #UH21

07/20/2018

📬ATTN: UEP members, you’ve got mail!

We just emailed a special “Back to School” edition of our weekly newsletter. Regular weekly newsletters will resume a week before the beginning to the year. #RealHelp

Retweeted MVP (Volunteering!) (@UH_MVP):Big shout out back to you guys @UH_UEP for introducing incoming freshmen to serv...
07/14/2018
UH UEP on Twitter

Retweeted MVP (Volunteering!) (@UH_MVP):

Big shout out back to you guys @UH_UEP for introducing incoming freshmen to service opportunities! ❤️ https://t.co/IexsCw5CKN

“We want to give a big thank you to @UH_MVP , a wonderful organization, for helping us with our volunteer project! #UHSuccess #SummerBridge”

07/14/2018

Despite the hefty load of groupwork we expect from our students, they were still able to both rise to the occasion AND enjoy themselves at the same time. It isn’t all work either; students… https://t.co/II52KXx0lQ

07/14/2018

Retweeted Hyacinth (@thepedroortiz):

The future of America glows ever bright! I was honored to be a part of the experience these students had and help provide them #RealHelp https://t.co/m2Yfw5L5B5

07/14/2018

BIG shout out to two former #BridgeKids , who just couldn’t stay away from bowling night at #SummerBridge !! They’re a testament to just how much #RealHelp means to our students! @… https://t.co/czKkBhJlN0

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Tuesday 08:00 - 17:00
Wednesday 08:00 - 17:00
Thursday 08:00 - 17:00
Friday 08:00 - 17:00

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Please note that when you want to tag this FB page, you need to use @uhurbanexperience versus the old FB page using @UHUEP. Thank you.
I hope all of the awesome UEP students I met through my MSW internship The Libra Project are safe and sound ❤️