Howard University 2016-2017 Annual Report

2018-05-22 00:00:00

Dear Howard University Community,

I am pleased to share with you the Howard University Annual Report for FY 2016-17. I am grateful for all of the progress we have made together as an institution while remaining mindful of the challenges that lie ahead. Howard University is dedicated to our mission of creating academic scholars who pride themselves on their commitment to truth and service.

Teach Grant 1718

Special Circumstance Appeal 1718

Commencement Honorary Degree Recipients

2018-04-30 00:00:00

Dear Howard University Community,

2018 Commencement Speaker Announcement

2018-04-18 00:00:00

Dear Howard University Community,

I am excited to announce that award-winning actor, and proud son of Howard, Chadwick Boseman will welcome the Class of 2018 as the commencement orator during Howard University’s 150th Commencement Convocation on Saturday, May 12, 2018. Mr. Boseman will address members of the Class of 2018, their families, University trustees, officers, faculty, staff, and alumni. Howard University will confer upon Mr. Boseman the University’s highest honor, an honorary degree, Doctor of Humane Letters.

Private Loans

Students seeking a degree at Howard University should always pursue all types of financial aid including federal grants and loans, scholarships, and work study before seeking a private/alternative loan. Parents of dependent undergraduate students should also consider applying for a Parent PLUS loan before the student applies for a private/alternative loan. Graduate students should consider applying for the Graduate PLUS Loan before seeking a private/alternative loan.

The advantages of receiving Federal Direct Student Loans include:

The Road Forward

2018-04-13 00:00:00

Dear Howard University Community:

Over the course of the past several days, I have had the benefit of hearing members of our broad and diverse community speak movingly about their Howard University experience. They have shared the personal moments that connect them to this institution and affirmed their intentions to make Howard her absolute best. Our beloved University is the result of generations of a collective body committed to moving forward to achieve excellence in every endeavor. Without a doubt, Howard is a labor of love.