Harris-Stowe State University was found to have discriminated based on race and gender.


A shooting at Alabama A&M University is the latest gun violence to hit an HBCU amid ongoing efforts to secure historically Black college campuses.

Three historically Black colleges and universities are among the public institutions of higher leaning in Mississippi that are in jeopardy of being closed if Senate Bill 2726 passes.

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Students and alumni are calling for Lincoln University-Missouri's president to be fired.


The funds come months after states were urged to invest more in their respective Black colleges.

Bison on ice! Howard University is the first HBCU with a figure skating team. Read more details about the two passionate students who made it possible.


Deion Sanders responded to viral criticism he wasn't “as upset” about his team being robbed at the Rose Bowl as he was when "the same thing" happened at Jackson State, an HBCU.


Despite their historical significance and the invaluable education provided by HBCUs, chronic underfunding has posed significant challenges.

A shooting on Clark Atlanta University's campus is the latest gun violence at an HBCU during homecoming festivities in October. 


A suspect was arrested in the on campus shooting of Jackson State University student Jaylen Burns at the end of homecoming weekend.


A mass shooting at Morgan State University is a painful reminder that the pervasive legacy of racism has long left HBCUs vulnerable to such violence.

Bowie State University invited Morgan State University students to attend its homecoming football game in the wake of a mass shooting on Morgan's campus this week in Baltimore.