Contributor Charlie Nelms shares his views and insights on HBCU leadership, alums, students, and employees from a retired HBCU Chancellor perspective.
Black College Living Your Way
We put all of the best of the black college experience in one spot. Whether you're making your way as a freshman, or you've graduated many years ago, we have something for you.
Browse our college rankings section to help you better understand what each school offers, and decide which ones best fits your academic goals.
List of HBCUs
View our complete list of Historically Black Colleges and Universities in the United States. Plus, see our HBCU map and college profiles.
Get all the help you need finding HBCU scholarships to cover tuition. There are over 101 minority scholarship options to choose from.
HBCU College Tours
College tours are one of the best ways for college-bound high school students and community college students to witness the Black College experience first hand.
Research Paper Topics: 50 Starter Ideas
You’ll most likely be writing a lot of research papers while in college, so it is important to master the skill of finding the right research paper topics. See our list of topics.
The Divine 9: Sororities & Fraternities
The National Pan-Hellenic Council (NPHC) is an organization made up of nine historically Black sororities and fraternities, and is often referred to as the “Divine 9.” See our list of Black Greek letter organizations.
Shop for Merch
Visit our HBCU Shop to find original HBCU T-shirts, hoodies and more to show off at school, work or your next alumni event. Our T-shirt Designer tool allows you to personalize a design or create your own.
HBCU Lifestyle Podcast
If you've ever stomped the yard at Howard, strolled at Spelman or cheered in the stands at a FAMU football game, you already know that attending one of our nation's 107 Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCUs) is more than an academic experience — it's a lifestyle! The HBCU Lifestyle Podcast brings you news and interviews from around the HBCU nation. Check out the latest episode hosted by Eddie Francis.Hear More Episodes