Wilberforce University Top Questions

Describe your favorite campus traditions.


Wilberforce University is known for being the first HBCU.


Wiberforce is an HBCU but what most people don't know is that we're the first Private HBCU founded in 1856 by A.M. E church. We also have a phenomenial chior that has travel many places gracing crowds with their angelic voices.


Our school is best known for our strong academic background as well as our small class sizes. Through small class sizes we interact and learn more, also people are not so afraid to ask questions and are closer to the professors.


Its best known for being the first and oldest african american college established.