Location: St. Louis, MO
Status: Historically Black College University
President: Dr. Dwaun J. Warmack
Colors: Brown and Gold
Full-Enrollment: 1, 464 (Fall 2016)
Receiving Fin. Aid: 85%
Number of Countries represented in student population: 31
Average GPA: 2.8
Average ACT: 17
Students of Color: 86%
Number of Clubs and Organizations: 60+
Student-to-Faculty Ratio: 14:1
Classes with fewer than 20 students: 80%
Athletic Conference: Men and Women's basketball, men's baseball, men and women's soccer, women's softball, women's volleyball, and women's track and field compete in the NAIA Division I American Conference.
Majors and Programs: 30+
Accreditation: The Higher Learning Commission (HLC) is an independent corporation that was founded in 1895 as one of six regional institutional accreditors in the United States. HLC accredits degree-granting post-secondary educational institutions in the North Central region.
Tuition: $4, 896 (lowest tuition in Missouri among 34 public and private 4-year institutions
RANKINGS AND ACHIEVEMENTS
Ranked #1 in Missouri and #47 in the U.S. in
granting degrees in Mathematics and Statistics to African-Americans.
Additionally, Harris-Stowe is ranked #47 in the nation in graduating
African-Americans in the field of Education.
Recognized by U.S. News and World Report as 1 of
the top 10 public schools in the country where in-state students paid the least
for the 2016-2017 school year.
Ranked 28 among the 2016 top Historically Black Colleges
& Universities (HBCUs).
Received a $5 million Louis Stokes Alliance for
Minority Participation Grant (LSAMP) from the National Science Foundation. This grant is the largest received in the
history of Harris-Stowe.
1 of 44
institutions selected nationally for the 3-year “Re-imagine the First Year of
College (RFY) Project” awarded by the American Association of State Colleges
and Universities (AASCU) and funded by the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation.