Prairie View A&M University

Thursday evening, a Welcome Reception was held for Interim President Ruth J. Simmons at the Hilton Americas-Houston Hotel. Many Prairie View A&M University alumni, friends and community members were in attendance, excited to hear from the new leader of “The Hill”. Houston Mayor Sylvester Turner provided brief remarks where he praised Simmons for her acceptance …

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CHARLES BUTT DONATES $100,000 TO PRAIRIE VIEW A&M STUDENTS AFFECTED BY HURRICANE HARVEY FUNDS TO EASE LOSS, SUPPORT STUDENTS’ RETURN TO SCHOOL   September 18, 2017   PRAIRIE VIEW, Texas — Charles Butt, H-E-B Chairman and CEO, today announced a personal, $100,000 contribution to Prairie View A&M students affected by Hurricane Harvey. In the aftermath of …

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  “The PVAMU Hurricane Harvey Relief Fund is being established to support the immediate needs of students, faculty and staff who have been adversely impacted by Hurricane Harvey.” -Ruth J. Simmons, Interim President   To Request Emergency Funds. Small grants of up to $500 are available to assist faculty, staff and students with emergency needs …

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Members of the Community,                   The ongoing crisis brought on by the aftermath of the flooding in the greater Houston area has led us to close the university for the remainder of the week.   The university will reopen for normal operations on September 5, following the Labor Day holiday. Students may return to campus this …

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In response to Hurricane Harvey, the Power Administration sends our deepest prayers to all those adversely affected by this unprecedented weather event. All of us have been impacted in some way from this natural disaster. We want to assure everyone that we have been diligently planning ways that we can help our surrounding community in …

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