Black Education, reimagined.

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Be a part of UNCF’s most ambitious project to date and have an impact on the Black and higher ed communities.

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Become a part of a larger movement—a movement that looks toward the future of online learning, community building, and education.

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Don’t miss this opportunity to help build the next global class of Black leaders and talent.

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HBCUv bolsters current learners and supporters within the Black community while providing a space for connections to grow exponentially.

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Built for HBCUs, by HBCUs

HBCUv was shaped and developed with the support and guidance of our 9 Development Partner Institutions.

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For years, HBCUs have been doing more with less. HBCUv allows us to do more with more.

Dr. Melita Pope Mitchell

Associate Vice President of Academic Affairs, Johnson C. Smith University

Harnessing the legacy, community, and culture of HBCUs

Our 8 defining characteristics drive the foundation of our work. They are derived from over 3,000 hours of research conducted with students, faculty, and staff at our 9 partner institutions.

The future of Black education is now

HBCUv is targeting a Fall 2024 launch with 8 HBCUs. By 2030, we aspire to scale to all HBCUs along with select non-HBCUs.

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HBCU 2023

Fall 2024

Launch HBCUv with our Nine HBCU Development Partner Institutions

HBCU 2025

Fall 2025

Expand to 20 UNCF Partner HBCUs and engage additional community partners

HBCU 2028


Transform educational opportunities by welcoming all 102 HBCUs to HBCUv

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Equity in education begins with each of us—and we can’t do it without your help.

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