25th Annual Historically Black Colleges and Universities Fair

Riverbank State Park, NYC

The New York Urban League, in partnership with Riverbank State Park,the New York Urban League’s Young Professionals, and the Malcolm Bernard HBCU College Fair, will host its 25th Annual Historically Black Colleges and Universities Fair on Saturday, November 12, 2011 from 11:00 am to 3:00 pm.  (onsite registration & pre-regisitered workshops will start at 10:00 a.m.). The Fair will be held at the Riverbank State Park, located at 145th Street and Riverside Drive

Students, parents, teachers, counselors, Parent Coordinators, School Administrators, click here for REGISTRATION. 

The Fair will host over 40 HBCU‘s which will provide: application fee waivers; on-site admissions; and workshops for students, parents, teachers, counselors and anyone interested in higher education.

Attendees who register online will be eligible for special prizes that will be raffled off during the day.

The day will include a Step Challenge highlighting one of the extra-curricula activities that can be found on HBCU campuses.

For further information call 212-926-8000, Ext. 141 (New York Urban League HBCU Information Hotline/Voicemail) or email collegeready@nyul.org.

Participating HBCUs from Last Year’s Fair:

Alabama A&M University   Alabama State University Benedict College 

Bennett College for Women 

Bethune-Cookman College  

Bowie State University 

Cheyney University

Claflin University

Clark Atlanta University

Coppin State University

Delaware State University 

Edward Waters College 

Fisk University 

Florida  A&M University 

Fort Valley State University  

Hampton University  

Howard University 

Jackson State University  

Johnson C. Smith University 

Kentucky State University

Lane College

Lincoln University, Pa.

Livingstone CollegeMiles College Morehouse College

Morgan State University

Norfolk State University 

North Carolina  A&T University

Oakwood College

Paine College 

Paul Quinn College

Philander Smith College

Prairie View College 

Saint Augustine’s University

South Carolina State University 

Spelman College 

Stillman College

Tougaloo College

Tuskegee University 

University of MD Eastern Shore 

Virginia State University

Virginia Union University

Wilberforce University

Winston-Salem State University

NB: At last year’s Fair over 1,500 Fee Waivers were offered to attending students,over 350 students were offered admissions on‐site, and over 340 scholarships won.

Thank you for supporting the New York Urban League and for helping to empower the next generation of students through education. Because of you, we are changing the lives of students throughout the communities of the Greater New York area!

We encourage you to spread the word about events and programs like this from the New York Urban League to your family, friends, colleagues and associates.

Letitia M. Smith | Zeta Phi Beta Sorority, Incorporated | Sigma Kappa Zeta Chapter

315 Flatbush Avenue | 516 | Brooklyn, New York 11217

(866) 841-9139 x 1674 voicemail/fax


“Education is the key to unlocking the world, a passport to freedom.”

— Oprah Winfrey

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