13th Annual HBCU Transfer Day Showcases Black Colleges & Universities

On Wednesday, February 28, San Diego Mesa College will host an information fair featuring representatives from the nation’s top historical black colleges and universities (HBCU). The 13th Annual HBCU Transfer Day is open to all community college students.

Students will have an opportunity to learn about attending an HBCU, learn about career opportunities from professionals, and talk to representatives from a number of historically black colleges and universities, including Virginia Union University, Tennessee State University, Tuskegee University, Morehouse University, Dillard University, Texas Southern University and Clark Atlanta University.

The event begins at 10 a.m. with workshops and presentations, followed by the opportunity to meet one-on-one with college representatives from noon to 1:00 p.m.

The annual event of the San Diego Community College District is organized by directors of the transfer centers at City College, Mesa College and Miramar College. A number of high school students from high schools within the San Diego Community College District are also invited to attend.

For more information, go to www.sdmesa.edu or call 619-388-2472.