The Inauguration of
Ruth J. Simmons
Prairie View A&M University: A compelling legacy, a bright future

Visitors Information

For more information, please contact Carol Campbell, Director of University Events, at (936) 261- 2111.

Hotel Information

A block of rooms has been reserved for April 16, 2018 – April 24, 2018 at:

Hilton Houston Post Oak by the Galleria
2001 Post Oak Blvd
Houston, TX 77056

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Additional hotels in the area

Best Western Inn of Brenham
1503 Highway 290 E
Brenham, TX 77833
(979) 251-7791

Holiday Inn Express & Suites Houston – Cypress Grand Parkway
21410 Fairfield Place Dr.
Cypress, Texas 77433
(281) 256-7159

Holiday Inn Express & Suites
31380 FM 2920
Waller, Texas 77484
(936) 372-3700


Prairie View A&M University
700 University Drive
Prairie View, Texas 77446

Driving Directions
Campus Map


Parking attendants will be on hand to guide visitors to parking spaces. Please follow instructions closely, as doing so will allow for convenient event parking and exiting. Parking for the event is free, and no prior permission or parking pass is needed to park. Drivers are expected to follow all parking regulations set forth by the parking attendants.

Special Services

Persons needing special assistance, please call (936) 261-3585.