Hampton University

Hampton University, East Queen Street, Hampton, VA, United States

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April 1, 1868

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Hampton University (also HU, or Home by the Sea) is a private historically black university located in Hampton, Virginia, United States. It was founded in 1868 by black and white leaders of the American Missionary Association after the American Civil War to provide education to freedmen. In 1878, it established a program for teaching Native Americans, which lasted until 1923.

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Motto: "The Standard of Excellence, An Education for Life"

Endowment: $263.2 million

Administrative staff: N/A

Students: 4,646

Undergraduates: 3,836

Postgraduates: 810

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Received admit for BSc Psychology in Hampton University for January, 2019 intake. The application wa...


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