Bowie State University

The foundation's donation will create scholarships and refurbish the school's basketball arena.

The Division II Bowie State Bulldogs had arguably the best season of any HBCU program. The squad won 12 games, went undefeated in their conference, and went further in the division two playoffs than any other team in school history.

Bowie State University opened a free on-campus pantry to combat food insecurity among its students.

Bowie State University is launching a center that will focus on empowering and supporting Black male teachers and students.

The legacy of Richard Collins III will be kept alive through the creation of scholarships for HBCU students in the Maryland area.

Maryland Gov. Larry Hogan offered up to $100 million over 10 years to settle a lawsuit over HBCU funding inequality.

In recent weeks, stories of students at the University of Missouri, Ithaca College, and Yale taking a stand against racial discrimination and racial inequality have surfaced. We’ve also learned of threats being made against students at the HBCU campuses of Bowie State University in Maryland and Howard University in Washington D.C. that have put both law enforcement and students […]

School Name: Bowie State University Location: Bowie, Maryland Year Founded: 1865 Number of Students: 5,578 undergraduate/graduate students Specialty Programs: Behavioral Sciences and Human Services Greek Life: • Sororities: Zeta Phi Beta Inc., Alpha Nu Omega Sorority • Fraternities: Alpha Phi Alpha Inc., Kappa Alpha Psi Inc., Omega Psi Phi Inc., Phi Beta Sigma Inc. Alumni: […]

A civil rights group is suing Maryland’s Higher Education Commission for allegedly discriminating against the state’s four historically black colleges. The plaintiffs argue that Morgan State University, Coppin State University, Bowie State University and the University of Maryland Eastern Shore have underdeveloped programs because black schools are funded in a manner that puts predominately white […]