New center opens in Sugar
Cougar News Services
The main campus isn't the only campus undergoing
changes during the summer. Faculty and staff at the UH System in Sugar
Land will move
into new accommodations at a teaching
Visitors and students will be able to visit
the new center, located in Sugarland in on Aug. 14. Building contributors,
elected officials and civic
leaders will be present for a grand opening
ceremony Aug. 23. The campus will have an open house for residents later
in the fall.
The center houses 26 general and interactive
TV classrooms, an academic services center, a community education room,
an electronic library
resource center, a computer lab, a multi-purpose
multimedia lab and student and faculty lounges.
About 2,000 students are expected for the
fall semester at Cinco Ranch, said Sharon Baca, the center's director.
The UH System at Sugar Land campus offers
courses toward more than 30 degrees from the UH main campus, UH-Downtown,
For more information about Cinco Ranch,
call 281-275-3300 before Friday or after Aug. 13.