Latest news about Howard University

Here is more detail on class of 2018 from a Washington Post survey of the city’s universities.

By Nick Anderson

  • Oct 21, 2014

Several charity events will close many D.C. streets on Saturday. Metro’s Red Line will be split and some stations closed.

By Robert Thomson

  • Oct 17, 2014

The recording was the first for the choir in two decades.

By Hamil R. Harris

  • Oct 7, 2014

Patient at Howard was “ruled out,” while patients at GW and Shady Grove have other maladies.

By Michael E. Ruane

  • Oct 4, 2014

Paladin Healthcare will assume day-to-day operations on Monday of the hospital in Northwest Washington.

By Nick Anderson

  • Oct 2, 2014

Prosecutors say Howard student Omar Sykes and friend was targeted for robbery on July 4, 2013.

By Keith L. Alexander

  • Sep 2, 2014

The Grammy Award-winning singer is scheduled to appear for a hearing on a possible plea deal.

By Keith L. Alexander

  • Sep 2, 2014

The R&B singer was scheduled to plea on Friday, but the hearing was rescheduled for Tuesday.

By Keith L. Alexander

  • Aug 29, 2014

“My campaign was not a fraud. Jeff Thompson was a fraud,” Jeff Smith says in court.

By Keith L. Alexander

  • Aug 29, 2014

Nepal emerges as a top source of foreign students at Howard, reflecting globalization of higher education.

By Nick Anderson

  • Aug 28, 2014

Student says the bus trip to Ferguson will be reminiscent of the Freedom Rides of the 1960s.

By Keith L. Alexander

  • Aug 21, 2014

Ernest Brown decided early on that he wanted to be the kind of doctor who really knew his patients.

By Ileana Najarro

  • Aug 20, 2014

The students, who posted a picture on Twitter that went viral, plan to hold a vigil on Thursday.

By Victoria St. Martin

  • Aug 14, 2014

U Street corridor residents say the Reeves Center is well past its glory days but still don’t want it to go away.

By Ileana Najarro

  • Aug 9, 2014

Participants at an alternative conference at Howard challenged the agenda of the official event.

By Karen Chen

  • Aug 4, 2014

Interim president, with three degrees from the university, takes reins amid turmoil for the school and hospital.

By Emma Brown, Wesley Robinson

  • Jul 22, 2014

Discovery made in grassy area near running track; police say it appears death was from natural causes.

By Peter Hermann

  • Jul 17, 2014

Rasdavid Lagarde, 26, will go on trial Nov. 10 in connection with the killing of a Howard University student.

By Keith L. Alexander

  • Jul 12, 2014

Fragility in the higher-education market leads agency to issue cautions on many colleges.

By Nick Anderson

  • Jul 11, 2014

Investors rating service cites severe financial losses at the university-owned hospital.

By Nick Anderson

  • Jul 3, 2014
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About Howard

  • Founded in 1867
  • Private
  • Historically black university
  • Nickname: Bison
  • Main campus in Washington D.C.
  • Fall 2013 enrollment: 10,297
  • Tuition & fees 2013-14: $22,683

Photo by Mark Gail/The Washington Post