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Prairie View A&M University Again Breaks Records for Freshman Enrollment

For the second year in a row, Prairie View A&M University (PVAMU) is on pace to again exceed its enrollment goal.  The university is currently trending 8% ahead of last year’s certified enrollment of 8,762. That surge is driven in large part by a nearly 15.0 percent increase in the number of first-time, full-time freshmen. …

Affordability Meter

PVAMU ranks in top 10 on affordability meter

Digital publication recently released its annual list of The Most Affordable Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCU) and Prairie View A&M University rose to the top of the list, ranking number 10 in affordability among HBCUs that grant bachelor’s degrees.  The publication ranked the institutions on the basis of average yearly net price for …

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Prairie View A&M University Participates in State Department EducationUSA Forum on Internationalizing U.S. Campuses

Prairie View A&M University recently participated in the U.S. Department of State’s eighth annual EducationUSA Forum in Washington, D.C. More than 570 U.S. university representatives from 46 states, 60 EducationUSA regional coordinators and advisers from around the world, and U.S. and foreign government officials will convene to discuss international student recruitment and retention strategies. International …

The Women of Prairie View: Barbara Jacket

In  our ongoing series highlighting the women who helped build and shape PVAMU, this week, we spotlight Legendary Track Coach Barbara Jacket.  Barbara Jacket set the pace for women in university sports. From a young high school and college athlete, she evolved into a highly competent and widely celebrated coach taking the height of her …

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