A Gift That Honors a Life

Memorials and Tributes

If you have a loved one who has been impacted by the the University of Houston, or you would like to express thanks to a former mentor, establishing a memorial or tribute gift is a meaningful way to honor that relationship while helping UH build a legacy you can take pride in. Your memorial or tribute gift will be a lasting tribute to your loved one and make a difference in the lives of our students.

Navigating New Generations of Success: Randy Pike


Randy Pike (M.B.A. '93) says his experience in the University of Houston's Executive Master of Business Administration program helped him hone skills that allowed him to ascend through the ranks at Shell Oil.

"Receiving my EMBA," he says, "helped me learn the ‘language of business' and strategic planning."

Out of gratitude for his UH experience, Pike decided to establish a scholarship. Named in honor of his parents for their steadfast belief in the power of education, the Allen G. and Cleo V. Pike Scholarship Endowment will support deserving students in the Cullen College of Engineering.

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Learn How to Fund It

You can create a memorial gift using the following assets:

Next Steps

  1. Contact Andrea Olczak at 713-743-6313 or giftplanning@uh.edu for additional information on creating a memorial gift at the the University of Houston.
  2. Seek the advice of your financial or legal advisor.
  3. If you make a memorial gift to the the University of Houston through your estate, please use our legal name and federal tax ID.

Legal Name: University of Houston System
Address: 4800 Calhoun Road, Houston, TX 77004
Federal Tax ID Number: 74-6001399