Critical Race Training in Education

University of Houston


Mailing Address
4800 Calhoun Rd
Houston, Texas 77004
(713) 743-2255
Email address
School Information
"Established in 1927, the University of Houston empowers students in their pursuit of learning, discovery, leadership and engagement. Located in a sprawling metropolis, our premier Tier One campus provides students with cutting-edge programs including undergraduate, graduate, doctoral, distance and continuing education studies. Ranked among the best colleges in America, UH is home to award-winning faculty, innovative research centers, alumni who have become international leaders and one of the most diverse student populations in the nation." The university enrolls over 47,000 students, employs over 2,600 faculty, and offers over 250 undergraduate minors, 108 master's degrees, and 50 doctorate/professional degrees. (Source:
General Information
In response to this summer's events, the University of Houston launched a "University-wide group" to assess the "state of racism in the Houston community". No Critical Race Training sessions are yet required of students. See developments below:


  • Symbolic Actions

    The university will be "Empowering a University-wide group of faculty, staff, students and alumni to assess the state of racism in the Houston community and what the University of Houston can do to combat it. The group will be charged with asking the right questions, facilitating meaningful dialogue and generating actionable ideas for us to be part of the solution to bring about change."

Last updated May 31st, 2022