UHCL News

UHCL’s Habitat for Reading program continues to provide home libraries

September 14, 2018 | Jim Townsend

UHCL’s Habitat for Reading program continues to provide home libraries

University of Houston-Clear Lake’s Habitat for Reading program celebrates its third anniversary this fall, continuing to provide personalized, age-appropriate mini-libraries to children in Habitat for Humanity homes. The program’s purpose is to help develop and nurture a habit and love of reading, and build the literacy skills necessary for personal, academic, and lifelong success.

UH-Clear Lake breaks ground on new residence hall

June 15, 2018 | Jim Townsend

UH-Clear Lake breaks ground on new residence hall

University of Houston-Clear Lake held a groundbreaking ceremony June 12 for a 294-bed residence hall. The ceremony “formally marks another milestone in UH-Clear Lake’s 21st century transformation – all designed to better serve students and to enhance our role within our region,” President Ira K. Blake said. The residence hall is scheduled to open for the fall 2019 semester.

Ceremony at UHCL Pearland Campus celebrates construction milestone

May 07, 2018 | Katherine Adams

Ceremony at UHCL Pearland Campus celebrates construction milestone

University of Houston-Clear Lake officials, as well as representatives from Austin Commercial Project and PBK Architects, Inc. gather at a topping out ceremony for the Health Sciences Classroom Building on UHCL Pearland Campus, celebrating the completion of the structural phase of the project. The new $24 million, 69,500-square-foot building, scheduled to open in spring 2019, will allow for the expansion of the campus’ nursing and other healthcare programs.

Building professions: Health Sciences Center at UHCL Pearland Campus

June 23, 2017 | Staff

Building professions: Health Sciences Center at UHCL Pearland Campus

A $24.6 million Health Sciences and Classroom Building at UHCL Pearland Campus is scheduled to open in spring 2019. The facility will allow UHCL to expand enrollment to its successful health science programs, notably the RN-to-BSN and Licensed Professional Counselors programs. Future plans include opening a satellite operation of UHCL’s Center for Autism and Developmental Disabilities.

Building wellness: Recreation and Wellness Center

May 04, 2017 | Staff

Building wellness: Recreation and Wellness Center

By fall 2018, a $38.2 million Recreation and Wellness Center will be the new home for the university’s Exercise and Health Science program, Fitness and Human Performance program, general instruction classrooms and recreational activities for students,faculty and staff.

UHCL Pearland Campus health sciences facility set to open 2019

May 02, 2017 | Jim Townsend

UHCL Pearland Campus health sciences facility set to open 2019

University of Houston-Clear Lake Pearland Campus broke ground on a three-story, $24.6 million Health Sciences and Classroom Building that will allow expansion of programs in nursing and other healthcare careers. Scheduled to open spring 2019, the facility will eventually include a satellite operation of UHCL’s Center for Autism and Developmental Disabilities.

Building innovation: STEM and Classroom facility

May 01, 2017 | Staff

Building innovation: STEM and Classroom facility

A $65.7 million STEM and Classroom Building, which will open in fall 2018, will help attract more students to science and technology careers and provide room for the continuing intellectual growth of faculty. It also provides fresh opportunities for partnerships and more dialogue with the area’s high-tech industries.

UHCL breaks ground on STEM, wellness facilities

April 17, 2017 | Jim Townsend

UHCL breaks ground on STEM, wellness facilities

University of Houston-Clear Lake broke ground on two new buildings March 31, which, when complete, will help train a workforce prepared to tackle 21st century careers in the sciences, engineering and health. These construction projects are a significant part of UHCL’s continued development as a four-year university.

UHCL Pearland Campus to break ground on new building

April 14, 2017 | Jim Townsend

UHCL Pearland Campus to break ground on new building

University of Houston-Clear Lake Pearland Campus will break ground on a $24.6 million Health Sciences and Classroom Building in a ceremony set for 2 p.m. Friday, April 28, 1200 Pearland Parkway. The three-story facility is scheduled to open spring 2019.

UHCL to break ground on new facilities

March 22, 2017 | Jim Townsend

UHCL to break ground on new facilities

University of Houston-Clear Lake breaks ground on two new buildings at UH-Clear Lake and one new building at UH-Clear Lake Pearland Campus. The facilities will help meet the growing needs of area communities and future workforce.