Please see our latest announcements.

A Message from Chief Lyles on Bomb Threat Safety

In recent weeks, several historically Black colleges and universities nationwide have been subjected to anonymous bomb threats, with the most recent being this morning.

Letter to the Community: Testing and Vaccine Card Verification

As our campus continues to navigate the challenges of the pandemic, it is vital that we remember that we are individually responsible for the wellbeing of ourselves and collectively responsible for the health of those around us.

Vaccine Booster Event This Saturday January 29

All faculty, students and staff are required to receive a COVID-19 vaccine booster by January 31, 2022 (or within 30 days of becoming eligible for the booster).

PFM Notice: Ruptured City Water Line

DC Water has informed the University of its intentions to repair the damaged line beginning today.

Letter of Thanks to the Howard Community

We are proud to report that students and employees are responding to new municipal and University safety requirements with overwhelming participation.

PFM Update: Steam Plant Maintenance Completed

The maintenance work at the steam plant has been completed and all steam delivery on campus should now be fully operational.

Bison S.A.F.E. Protocol Updates

Many of these updates are mandated practices for the District of Columbia and Howard University campus access and are part of an overall strategy to ensure the health and safety of all District of Columbia residents and visitors.

2022 Shuttle Service Updates

We are writing to provide several scheduling updates for The Herd shuttle service, set to resume on January 15, 2022.  Please see below for schedule adjustments: 

Laundry Points Update

Please be advised that the University laundry machines will accept Laundry Points and Bison Bucks for each machine activation.
Laundry Points will be added to each resident’s Bison One Card to allow residents to conveniently access laundry facilities. Points will be sufficient for two large loads each week throughout the semester. 

Financial Aid Updates - Spring 2022

We are writing to update you on a few enrollment management actions that will help to improve your experience with the Office of Financial Aid, Student Accounts, and the Registrar.