HUD at 50: History in the Making

President Lyndon Johnson

Remarks at the Signing of Bill Establishing a Department of Housing and Urban Development. August 10, 1965

Evolution of HUD

An enlightening and interactive presentation by Dr. Jill Khadduri on the founding and evolution of HUD over the last 50 years. Dr. Khadduri’s presentation provides insights on the key programs, policies and personalities that have shaped HUD into the "Department of Opportunity."

Composite image of several pictures depicting important moments in HUD’s history.

HUD Historical Timeline

Click below for an in-depth look at HUD’s history.

Image of a timeline showing a range of years and the HUD logo.