The College Athlete Experience at HBCUs

The College Athlete Experience at HBCUs

by Ciera Graham, Ph.D.

Published by Best Colleges on October 13, 2021 · Updated on November 18, 2021

Athletics plays an enormous role in the college experience for many students. Attending sporting events is an activity enjoyed by students, staff, and alumni. Some students may even choose a college based on the notoriety of its athletics program.

According to National Student Clearinghouse Research Center data, historically Black colleges and universities (HBCUs) are gaining popularity among college athletes, and more athletes are committing to HBCUs than ever before.

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