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Founded in 1867, Howard University is a private research university comprised of 14 schools and colleges.
Students pursue studies in more than 120 areas leading to undergraduate, graduate and professional degrees. To date, Howard has awarded more than 130,000 degrees in the arts, the sciences, and the humanities. The historic main campus sits on a hilltop in Northwest Washington blocks from the storied U Street and Howard Theatre. We are two miles from the U.S. Capitol where many students intern, and scores of alumni shape national and foreign policy.
Our transfer year application is now live via the Common App! Apply by November 1 for spring consideration, or April 1 for fall consideration.
Sep 27, 2022Apply Today
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Student, Class of 2021, Computer information systems, minor in graphic design
Tom S. Williamson Jr. Scholarship Recipient, J.D. Candidate, Class of 2021, Juris Doctor
Student, Class of 2021, Afro-American studies and Sports administration, Spanish minor
Chadwick A. Boseman
Award-winning actor and producer, Class of 2000, Bachelor of Fine Arts
Nobel & Pulitzer Prize-Winning Novelist, Essayist & Professor, Class of 1953, Bachelor of Fine Arts
National Book Award-Winning Novelist, Essayist, & Journalist
Zora Neale Hurston
Author, Anthropologist, Class of 1920
Former U.S. Supreme Court Justice, Class of 1933, Juris Doctorate
Mamie Phipps Clark
Social Psychologist, Class of 1938, Psychology
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