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We are dedicated to ensuring that our graduates enter the workforce with strong commitment to INTEGRITY and a focus on EXCELLENCE.

Winners of the Choir of the World title at the Llangollen International Musical Eisteddfod in Wales, the United Kingdom under the direction of Dr. Jason Ferdinand, the named Outstanding Director of the World Choral Festival.

Winners of the 28th Annual Honda Campus All-Star Challenge Tournament in 2017

Advancing learning among underserved populations for over 120 years

A Leader

in providing undergraduate applicants to medical school according to the AAMC

No. 17

In the Top Medical Programs in Alabama rankings by


Different majors, divided across 5 different schools


Beautiful acres, located in Huntsville, Alabama, the heart of the scenic Tennessee Valley


Ranked one of the nation’s best educational institutions in the South

No. 1

Ranked HBCU science program by Ebony Magazine.

Ranked in the Top 10 of the best retention and graduation rates among HBCUs in the nation

4 Times

Oakwood University Aeolians named HBCU Choir of the Year


ranked best four-year university in Alabama


Student Faculty ratio

uscaa3 time USCAA Division 1 National Champions


From the President’s Desk

President Leslie Pollard addresses a wide range of topics and issues during the latest “From The President’s Desk” OUBN broadcast, including innovations and new faces at Oakwood, future plans of the institution, and mission-focused directives to keep Oakwood University relevant.

Oakwood University Honors Community Heroes

A new feature of Oakwood University's celebration of Black History Month is awarding Community Heroes for their dedicated and innovative contributions to Huntsville and Madison County, Alabama. William Hampton is the founder of the popular Huntsville Revisited...

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