Welcome to the Howard University Alumni Club of Greater Washington, DC

HUAC-GWDC continues its more than 50-year tradition of supporting the University’s mission and goals, supporting Howard University students, and serving the greater Washington, DC community.  We are committed to attracting and engaging Howard University Alumni to provide multi-level University support by serving our students and our community and by ensuring a visible, viable, and vital organization that embraces the spirit of excellence.

We sponsor a number of activities and events to raise scholarship funds and to promote networking and camaraderie among Howard alumni:

  • Awarding scholarships to HU students
  • Supporting the HU Science and Mathematics Charter School located on campus
  • Supporting the HUAA/National Education Association Read Across America Program
  • Hosting the Backpacks-to-Briefcases Seminar for HU students
  • Collaborating with the Admissions Office to recruit incoming students
  • Conducting Financial Aid and Application Writing Workshops
  • Hosting Family, Friends and Students Cookouts
  • Post Charter Day Jazz Brunch and Fashion Shows
  • Holiday Parties
  • Alumni-to-Alumni Mentoring Programs
  • Fall Opening Reception and Networking Events (Kennedy Center, Congressional Black Caucus)

Our Next Monthly General Body Meeting

Please join us for our Annual Thanksgiving Potluck!

Date:  Monday, November 16, 2015

Time: 6:00pm - 8:30pm EST

Location:  HU Main Campus, Founders Hall, Browsing Room

Sign up HERE to bring your FAVORITE dish!
Setup will begin at 6pm.
Meet and Greet at 6:30pm.
Meeting at 7pm.

Hope to see you there!
Please ask your fellow alumni to join us!
There will be a VERY SPECIAL announcement and a gift for those in attendance.

Click here to view the
HUAA-GWDC Strategic Plan for 2015-2016


  • WHUT Spectrum Auction Discussion FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASEHoward University is considering its options concerning the Broadcast Incentive Auction to be conducted in spring 2016, by the Federal Communications Commission (FCC). Please refer to the ...
    Posted Nov 10, 2015, 1:49 PM by five93alpha
  • Please support the (HU Alum-run) Project GiveBack Community Service Organization! Dear Friend,We are preparing for our 21st Annual Thanksgiving Food Distribution. We hope to distribute over 2,000 food baskets to underprivileged families in DC, Maryland and Virginia. In ...
    Posted Nov 10, 2015, 1:44 PM by five93alpha
  • Statement from President Frederick - Residence Hall Violations Please see the following statement from President Frederick regarding the recent situation with Residence Hall Violations.
    Posted Nov 10, 2015, 1:29 PM by five93alpha
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November 18, 2015 HUAA Town Hall Conference Call Join the HUAA for our first Town Hall Conference Call of the Fiscal Year. Guest speak TBA. You can send your ideas, questions, and concerns to us at info@thehuaa.org. In the Subject line put "HUAA Town Hall". 
November 7, 2015 Resume Development and Professional Writing Workshop Open to all Junior and Senior Students attending a Washington, DC Metro High School 
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