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To study at Howard University is choosing an institution that is experienced, dynamic, and diverse – with a tradition of quality education since 1867 provided by the constant engagement of its faculty toward the students and their needs, and by its rich campus social and cultural life.

With such a diverse student body, it comes as little surprise that life thrives on the Howard University Campus. Whatever your particular interest – culture, religion, sports, art, music, theater, politics – you will be assured of linking up with others who share it.

Coming to Howard is about connecting – with the life of the mind, the heart of a tradition, and the soul of a people. In addition, coming to Howard means connecting with the future – with success in your education and your chosen careers.

Howard Near You!
Would you like to learn more about Howard University? Recruiters and Alumni volunteers are attending college fairs around the country.

Virtual Campus Tour and 360 Gallery
The virtual campus tour allows you to experience Howard University from anywhere in the world.

Visit the Campus >>
You may schedule a guided tour or explore the campus at your leisure with our self-guided brochure.

Meet our Student Ambassadors
The best way to learn about being a Howard University student is to talk to one. Howard University Student Ambassadors are an elite group of students who conduct campus tours. Our Student Ambassadors are happy to answer questions about life at Howard University.


About Washington, DC >>
Rich in cultural, scientific, educational, and business resources, the Washington metropolitan area acts as a stimulus to the intellect, the spirit, the soul. Living in Washington is quite a learning experience.

History of Howard University >>
A brief history of Howard University from its founding in 1867 to present day.