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Welcome to the College of Public Service

Welcome to the College of Public Service

Walk-In Wednesdays

The College of Public Service Now Houses The Bachelor of Applied Arts and Sciences in Applied Administration

College of Public Service​ Dean's List is now availableANNOUNCEMENT​

The University College S​pring 2022​ semester dean's list​ has been posted.​​​​​​​​​


CPS COVID-19 Site - A list of contact information for students during COVID-19.
UHD encourages vaccinations​. Visit COVID-19 Emergency Management​ page for more information.

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The College Of Public Service


The University of Houston-Downtown College of Public Service exists to educate and develop public servants, advocates, and leaders in criminal justice, education, and social work.


The College of Public Service will prepare students to disrupt injustices and inequities, build bridges and make a positive difference in the greater Houston community and our world.

We offer 5 undergraduate degrees and 2 graduate degrees. Top 10 Reasons to Choose CPS at UHD


Summer/Fall 2022 Class Registration Is Now Open!
Register for you courses today:

  • APRIL 1, 2022 | Registration opens for Summer/Fall​
  • JUNE 2, 2022 | Last day for Regular Summer Registration
  • JUNE 4-7, 2022 | Late Summer Registration

​ Gator Preview Live: College of Public Service

Gator Preview Live is an in-depth look at the college hosting the event with learning about admission requirements, discover financial aid, and scholarship opportunities. Hear from UHD students and advisors to get first-hand knowledge of the UHD experience, and have the opportunity to get your questions answered live during the session (This session is pre-recorded).

 UHD College of Public Service: A Private Tour with Jasmine

Jasmine Braimer, Criminal Justice Student,  will give you a private tour of the College of Public Service  at the University of Houston-Downtown.

College of Public Service By the Numbers


Degrees Offered
Choose from 5 undergraduate degrees and 2 masters degrees at the College of Public Service.


Recommend to Students
Students who are graduating would recommend the College of Public Service to their family and friends.


Students Feel Confident
Students are confident they will carry out their professional responsibilities upon graduation.


Financial Assistance
Approximately 82% of UHD’s full-time students receive on average $10,000 in scholarships, grants and/or loans each year.


Service-Learning Locations
Our students are given the opportunity to enhance their learning through real-world experiences.


Student:Faculty Ratio
Our faculty gets to know our students by name.


The University of Houston-Downtown is the most diverse University in the Southern Region of the USA.

Last updated 6/3/2022 5:11 AM