Colleges and Universities

Best Colleges for Black Students
The schools on this list must be designated currently by the U.S. Department of Education as an Historically Black College or University (HBCU). To qualify for the U.S. News ranking, an HBCU also must be an undergraduate baccalaureate-granting institution that enrolls primarily first year, first-time students and must be a school that is currently part of the 2012 Best Colleges rankings.

Spelman College
Spelman College350 Spelman Lane SW Atlanta GA 30314

  • (404) 681-3643
Howard University
Howard University2400 Sixth St NW Washington DC 20059

  • (202) 806-6100
Morehouse College
Morehouse College830 Westview Dr SW Atlanta GA 30314

  • (404) 681-2800
Hampton University
Hampton UniversityE Queen Street Hampton VA 23668

  • (757) 727-5000
Fisk University
Fisk University1000 17th Ave North Nashville TN 37208

  • (615) 329-8500
Tuskegee University
Tuskegee UniversityKresge Center, 3rd Floor Tuskegee AL 36088

  • (334) 727-8011
Xavier University
Xavier University3800 Victory Parkway Cincinnati OH 45207

  • (513) 745-3000
Claflin University
Claflin University400 Magnolia Street Orangeburg SC 29115

  • (803) 535-5000
Dillard University
Dillard University2601 Gentilly Blvd New Orleans LA 70122

  • (504) 816-4640
Florida Agricultural and Mechanical University
Florida Agricultural and Mechanical University1500 S Martin Luther King Jr Blvd Tallahassee FL 32307

  • (850) 599-3000
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