Howard University, one of the great African American universities and flagship of
the Historical Black Colleges & Universities (HBCU), offers a comprehensive
set of academic programs. The distinguished black college has a long list of
notable alumni, including poet Toni Morrison, actress Phylicia Rashad, Sen. Ed
Brooke, Mayor David Dinkins, Ambassador Patricia Harris and many others.
It is located on 258 acres in the vibrant Washington, D.C.