Tom Joyner Foundation
School of the Month

Formed by Tom Joyner, the foundation selected Howard as part of its ongoing effort to support HBCUs & raise money to keep students in college. Four Howard students will be announced as winners.

Bridging the Gap
Student Aid Campaign

In March 2012, President Ribeau launched the Bridging the Gap Student Aid Campaign to raise $25 million in scholarship assistance that will directly address gaps in financial aid for deserving Howard students.

Donors Making
a Difference

Ellamae Simmons, M.D. (‘59) gave $300,000 to her alma mater allowing Leah Mitchell to attend the College of Medicine. The Ellamae Simmons Scholarship will cover all of Mitchell‘s expenses over four years.

Clinical Skills &
Simulation Center

Major gift donors can name a standardized patient exam room in the center, which provides a simulated environment where medical students & health care professionals develop clinical & technical skills.

Bridging the Gap
Campaign Goals

  1. Enhance student retention & enrollment
  2. Increase overall graduation rates
  3. Reduce student indebtedness
  4. Increase student involvement in enrichment activites

Students Say:
“Thank You!”

Howard students hosted a welcome breakfast for alumni & friends at the Louis Stokes Health Sciences Library, which was followed by tours of newly renovated facilities underwritten by private donations.

Pharmacy Alumni:
Giving Back

The Pharmacy Alumni Assoc. Executive Committee presents a check to Dean Anthony K. Wutoh & College of Pharmacy. Their support provides scholarships to Pharm.D program students.


Welcome to Development & Alumni Relations.

Learn more about becoming a part of Howard University – a national academic treasure – with a LEGACY of academic leadership and excellence yesterday, today and tomorrow.


Student Aid Campaign


Bridging the Gap

This campaign will provide $25 million in critical scholarships for talented students facing financial challenges.   read more

Annual Giving

Student in Lab

Enriching Development

Assist current and future Bison, faculty, and academics. Support a school, college, department, fund or program!    read more

Capital Projects

Campus Renewal

Renewing Campus

Howard‘s three campuses are growing and changing! See progress and plans, and learn how to support our efforts.   read more