Please see our latest announcements.

Howard University Responds to Adjunct and Temporary Faculty Demonstrations

Throughout our negotiations with the union representing adjunct and temporary faculty (SEIU), we have remained diligent in our engagements with union representation and consistent in our efforts to reach an agreement.

Spring Break Travel Notice

As students, faculty and staff prepare for Spring Break next week, we wish everyone a safe and restful break.

Spring Break Operational Update

Dear Howard University Community,


Howard University will be closed for Spring Break from Saturday, March 5 through Sunday, March 13, 2022. The campus will resume normal hours of operation on Monday, March 14.

Spring 2022 President State Of The University Address

Dear Howard University Community,

President Wayne A. I. Frederick will give the Spring 2022 State of the University Address on Wednesday, March 16, 2022, from 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m. As a part of the address, he will also host a live question-and-answer session with student, alumni and faculty representatives. The event will take place in the School of Business auditorium in front of a small live audience and will also be livestreamed on the Howard University YouTube channel.

2022 Charter Day Convocation Orator

Gregory W. Meeks, who represents New York’s 5th district in the United States Congress, serves as Chairman of the House Foreign Affairs Committee and is a senior member of the House Financial Services Committee. First elected to Congress in 1998, Rep. Meeks is a multilateralist with decades of experience in foreign policy.

D.C. Convoy Protests Advisory

Federal and local law enforcement agencies have issued a standing alert for the Washington metropolitan area in advance of expected protests in the region. Convoys of professional truck drivers and protestors are expected to arrive in the area in the coming days in advance of the State of the Union address, scheduled for Tuesday, March 1.  

Campus Community Wellness Resources

To honor you and your work, we know that it is important as an institution to provide support at every possible opportunity. As we navigate the typical elements that challenge us during an academic semester and continue to confront unforeseen anxiety-producing moments, we will continue to promote and facilitate good health practices, particularly in mental, emotional and financial wellness.

Active Shooter, Active Threats Training - Feb. 15

The Department of Public Safety will offer an active shooter and active threats training session on Tuesday, February 15 in the College Hall South Auditorium from 1 p.m. to 2 p.m.

COVID-19 Campus Community Update & Vaccine Booster Reminder

Thank you for your ongoing support and adherence to our health and safety protocols. Our COVID-19 mitigation measures continue to result in a significant decrease in COVID-19 positivity.

Reminder: Commencement Participation Policy

This is to serve as a reminder of the current University policy regarding participation in graduation exercises.