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Tuesday, Apr 12

The National Weather Service has issued a Central Texas Tornado Watch until 11 p.m. today (April 12, 2022). Ensure that your safety plans are in place. Read More »

Severe Weather Alert on Monday, March 21

Monday, Mar 21

Campus Community, please review the document below containing our Campus Tornado Watch/Watching Procedures. Our campus is working to ensure that the appropriate safeguards are in place. Please ensure that you are watching your local weather station, monitoring the University website (, and are following the University Read More »

Religious Life: CAE & RLCM Game Night 7pm-9pm

Wednesday, Feb 23

RLCM & CAE Game Night 7pm-9pm @ THE UNION February 23, 2022   Read More »

Citizens Engaging Higher Education Institutes: A Conference with Texas HBCUs

Friday, Oct 29

Citizens Engaging Higher Education Institutes:  A Conference with Texas HBCUs October 29-30, 2021 Huston-Tillotson University students engaged in experiential learning with University faculty and staff, and individuals and community partners are planning on hosting a two-day conference on the campus of the University this fall. Read More »

Friday, Sep 03

September 3-5, 2021 Fri, Sep 3, 2021, 1 p.m. CDT Sun, Sep 5, 2021, 10 a.m. CDT The Urban Cultural Fest and Huston-Tillotson University have partnered for this three-day family-centric, Afrocentric entertainment event that will showcase non-profits and social services against a backdrop of national Read More »

Monday, Aug 23

HT Student Brandon Brown Shares His College Journey Read more about HT’s military science program.   Read More »

HT Campus Closed Feb. 18th & 19th

Thursday, Feb 18

Due to the inclement weather, the continued loss of electrical power, and the water losses throughout the city, the Huston-Tillotson University classes are cancelled Thursday, Feb. 18 and Friday, Feb 19, 2021.  Classes will resume on Monday, Feb 22, 2021, at 8 a.m. Continue wellness Read More »

Craft & Chill Before Finals

Wednesday, Dec 04

Join us in the library from 10 a.m.-1 p.m. Read More »

Title IX Training

Monday, Aug 19

Regulation updates for the coming school year during University institute. Read More »

Weather Update

Wednesday, Jan 17

Huston-Tillotson University will resume normal operations, beginning Wednesday, January 17, 2018.  All are encouraged to put safety first and check travel routes for any hazardous conditions. Read More »

Linda Y. Jackson to Head Huston-Tillotson University’s Center for Civic Engagement

Friday, Dec 15

AUSTIN, TX (12.15.17) – Linda Y. Jackson has been named Huston-Tillotson University’s Director of the Center for Civic Engagement and Community Outreach. In the role, she will serve as the liaison between the community and the University to strengthen partnerships, programs, and articulation agreements, while Read More »

Thursday, Dec 07

Rain, snow, and falling temperatures have resulted in a Winter Weather Advisory for the Central Texas Area.  Huston-Tillotson University will operate on a delayed schedule on Friday, Dec. 8 with classes and operations beginning at 10 a.m. Everyone is advised to use caution when traveling Read More »

Thursday, Apr 20

Honors Convocation SpeakerMrs. Cecilia AbbottFirst Lady of Texas Commencement Convocation SpeakerRev. Zan W. Holmes, Jr.Pastor Emeritus St. Luke “Community” United Methodist Church     Read More »

Thursday, Nov 17

Join us for our Thanksgiving Worship. Read More »

Friday, Sep 16

Hispanic Heritage Month is celebrated September 16 through October 16. Read More »

Friday, Sep 16

Are you interested in a direct pipeline from ACC to HT for Fall 2016? The Pathways program is designed to transition students from Austin Community College (ACC) to Huston-Tillotson University in order to complete a four-year degree. Pathways pays $2,500 for the second year at Read More »

Thursday, Sep 15

Thursday, September 15, 20167:30 a.m. – 11:00 a.m.Huston-Tillotson University – Davage-Durden Student Union Center900 Chicon StreetAustin, Texas     78702Free.  Seating is Limited Small businesses are critical to building America’s future, as well as our economic strength and stability. They are a key component to helping the Read More »

Sparring Partners: Academic Departments and Campus Services Information Fair ( Davage- Durden Student Union)

Friday, Aug 19

Our Academic Departments host a meet and greet informational session! This session will give new students an opportunity to learn about: the various degrees offered; academic expectations; professional development opportunities; faculty research interest; student research opportunities and internships; discipline specific academic organizations and honors programs; Read More »

Thursday, Aug 18

Welcome HT Rams! Please come and enjoy breakfast with your assigned Peer Learning Coaches/Mentor (PLC) for introductions, icebreakers, the orientation schedule, and a campus tour. hosted by the Center for Academic Excellence. 9:30 a.m. – 10:00 a.m. Read More »

Ram Registration Luncheon, Friday, August 12

Tuesday, Aug 09

Fall 2016 Ram Registration Luncheon   August 12 | 11:00 A.M. – 2:00 P.M.  *Please RSVP by August 11*   Have lunch on HT this Friday and bring a friend to register for Fall 2016! Priority registration for fall 2016 is available to new students and transfer students who are in good Read More »

Saturday, Jul 09

In honor of National Minority Mental Health Month, Huston-Tillotson University Sandra Joy Anderson Community Health and Wellness Center, the National Alliance on Mental Illness – Austin, and the UT Dell Medical School Health Disparities Team are sponsoring a Sharing Hope Jazz Brunch and Presentation on Read More »

Monday, May 09

(AUSTIN, Texas) 5.10.16 —  Huston-Tillotson University’s 2016 Commencement Convocation was completed this past weekend with historical significance. Master’s degrees were conferred for the first time; the 189 graduates represented the largest graduating class to date, including 17 W.E.B. DuBois Honors Scholars; and President and Chief Read More »

Saturday, May 07

Countdown   You can be among only 1,000 ticket holders to win a luxury 2016 car. Your $100 purchase supports Huston-Tillotson University’s greatest need areas. Stop by the Institutional Advancement Office, Room 208, in the Anthony and Louise Viaer-Alumni Hall on the campus at 900 Read More »

Wednesday, Apr 13

Please join us in commemorating Louis Gregory’s historic visit to Austin,Texas in 1920 for the purpose of creating racial amity in America. The Tenth Annual Louis Gregory Symposium on Race Unity will be held on Wednesday, April 13, 2016 in the Agard-Lovinggood Auditorium on the Read More »

Thursday, Mar 24

Asjha Arnold was the recipient of the $500 scholarship during the 11th Annual Community Easter-Egg Hunt.  Arnold, age 13, is a student at Kealing Middle School.  Her grandmother, Frankie Alexander, is a HT graduate.   Read More »

Thursday, Mar 10

Come out and join us on Thursday, March 10, 2016, at 7 p.m. in the King-Seabrook Chapel for “CONNECTING THE DOTS 4 JUSTICE.”  Participate in a panel-led discussion on issues such as economic empowerment, justice, education, and voter registration. Read More »

Saturday, Feb 27

Homecoming is always memorable!  Mark your calendar and plan to return to Austin for a weekend of activities.  Basketball game against Wiley College with the women starting at 5:30 p.m. and the men at 7:30 p.m. Be on the lookout for more information! Worship at Read More »

Tuesday, Jan 26

The Red Bench: Interfaith Conversations that Matter Tuesday, Jan. 26 6 p.m. Mary E. Branch Gymnasium The Red Bench is a program of Interfaith Action of Central Texas (iACT). The Red Bench is an on-going dialogue program designed to address the most pressing needs of Read More »

Tuesday, Nov 17

The opera, “Aida” by Giuseppe Verdi, opens this weekend at the Long Center.  Purchase tickets at Sat, Nov. 77:30 p.m. Thu, Nov. 127:30 p.m. Sun, Nov. 153:00 p.m. Dr. Carol Adams MeansAssociate Professor of CommunicationHere is a production picture from last night featuring HT Read More »

Thursday, Nov 05

Dr. Colette Pierce Burnette Installed as Huston-Tillotson University’s Sixth President  (AUSTIN, Texas) 11.8.15 — The Inauguration Convocation for Colette Pierce Burnette, Ed.D., was held Saturday, November 7, 2015, at 10 a.m. on the campus in King-Seabrook Chapel. The Huston-Tillotson University Board of Trustees announced Pierce Read More »

Monday, Nov 02

Start with advising; end with online registration. Read More »

Huston-Tillotson University Weather Conditions

Friday, Oct 30

Central Texas is under a Tornado Warning with flash flooding occurring throughout the area.  All classes after 12 noon on Friday, October 30, 2015, will be cancelled.  Campus offices and operations will remain open until further notice. As always, your judgment should be exercised in Read More »

Monday, Oct 12

Classes resume after the Fall Break holiday. Read More »

Wednesday, Sep 30

Apply to work at HT.   Attend the Career Expo and Spring 2016 Internship Fair      Read More »

Thursday, Sep 24

Huston-Tillotson University, Green is the New Black™, The Dumpster Project, and Third Coast Activist Resource Center have partnered to host the Second Annual Building Green Justice Forum scheduled September 24, 2015, at Huston-Tillotson University. This year’s forum is focusing on food justice. We are bringing together Read More »

Wednesday, Sep 23

Master of Education in Educational Leadership with Principal Certification For over a century, Huston-Tillotson University has been committed to providing diverse, ethical educators to meet the needs of Austin and the surrounding areas. HT’s Principal Preparation Program seeks aspiring administrators who see themselves as leaders Read More »

Friday, Sep 18

This is the last day of the Fall 2013 semester where you can withdraw from the University or drop classes with a tuition adjustment. Please consult with your advisor and the Financial Aid Office. Read More »

Wednesday, Sep 09

12 days of classes into the Spring 2014 semester! Read More »

Monday, Aug 24

The first day of classes for Spring Semester 2015. Rock Maroon and Gold! Distance Learning classes also begin. Read More »

Friday, Aug 21

Enroll for the next semester or in the upcoming master’s program or certification program.    Read More »

Thursday, Aug 20

Prepare your pencils! Today marks the day for placement testing at HT. Read More »

Saturday, Jul 25

  Learn from the past, live in the present, and embrace the future.         Austin Dallas Houston San Antonio 900 Chicon Street 4501 S. Marsalis Avenue 6 E. Greenway Plaza 508 Center Street Austin, TX 78702 Dallas, TX 75216 Houston, TX 77046 San Read More »

Thursday, May 07

(AUSTIN, Texas) 3.11.15  — The application process is open for middle- and high-school students interested in the Huston-Tillotson University Austin Pre-Freshman Engineering Program (AusPrEP) summer program scheduled June 8 through July 24, 2015. The science, technology, engineering, and mathematics program targets minority students interested in Read More »

Monday, May 04

Final exams for non seniors start today. Please consult your course syllabi for exact exam dates and times for your classes. Read More »

Friday, May 01

The last day of classes for the Spring 2015 semester. Read More »

Monday, Apr 06

Classes resume after the Good Friday holiday break. Read More »

Friday, Apr 03

Students, have a safe three day weekend! Read More »

Friday, Mar 27

Today is the final day to drop a class in your schedule before the end of the semester. Read More »

Sunday, Mar 08

  HT’s Student Government Association scheduled a LIE-in in response to recent actions between African Americans and law enforcement officials. Students participated in support of victims and families grieving loved ones during three watershed moments over the past two years that have garnered international attention. Read More »

Saturday, Mar 07

 Grammy®-Award Winning Austinite Gary Clark, Jr. to Headline Huston-Tillotson University’s President’s Mankind Assisting Students Kindle Educational Dreams Gala Grammy®-Award Winner Chrisette Michele Also Scheduled to Perform (AUSTIN, Texas) 11.24.14 — Grammy®-Award winning Austinite blues guitarist Gary Clark, Jr. will headline Huston-Tillotson University’s Twelfth Annual President’s Read More »

Wednesday, Mar 04

The forecast of a “wintry ice mix” is in effect through Thursday (3.5.15) morning.  Huston-Tillotson University offices will open at 1:30 p.m. with classes beginning at 2:30 p.m.  Caution is advised for the entire Central Texas area. Read More »

Winter Weather Advisory

Tuesday, Feb 24

The Central Texas area is under a winter weather advisory with freezing mist through the morning.  Huston-Tillotson University operations will begin at 10 a.m. with classes starting at 11 a.m.  You are advised to use caution as bridges and overpasses may have patches of ice.  Read More »

Final Date to File for May 2015 Graduation

Tuesday, Feb 10

Final date for filing for graduation. Read More »

Saturday, Feb 07

  Purchase Homecoming Game tickets at tickets sold on campus or placed on hold. All events to be held on the Huston-Tillotson University campus. Homecoming HotelHoliday Inn Midtown512.451.5757 Alumni Worship Service Thursday, Feb. 5 11 a.m. – Noon King-Seabrook Chapel Chapel might have been Read More »

HT Classes Begin Monday, Jan. 12

Monday, Jan 12

(AUSTIN, Texas) 1.6.15 — Recent high school graduates and transfer students are encouraged to enroll now at Huston-Tillotson University for the Spring 2015 semester that begins on Jan. 12. Residence halls open and New Student Orientation begins on Thursday, Jan. 8. Huston-Tillotson University offers Bachelor Read More »

#Thank You Thursday

Thursday, Jan 08

#HTThankYouThursday is a new Huston-Tillotson giving campaign that will occur on the first Thursday of the month, to encourage thanks through giving.  HT thanks all of its alumni, faculty, staff, students, friends, and family for all that they do to contribute to the university.  Your Read More »

Thursday, Dec 04

#HTThankYouThursdays is a new Huston-Tillotson giving campaign that will occur on the first Thursday of the month, to encourage thanks through giving.  HT thanks all of its alumni, faculty, staff, students, friends, and family for all that they do to contribute to the university.  Your Read More »

Thursday, Dec 04

The Friends and Family Campaign offers an opportunity for HT friends and students to take an active role in generating critical scholarship support, in addition to advancing the University in an easy, convenient manner.  Support HT students by supporting a team now. Click here to join Read More »

Monday, Nov 24

Pictured are members of the HT men’s and women’s track teams who volunteered at Givens Recreation center to serve Thanksgiving Dinner. The team worked with the Manor High School women’s basketball team getting plates of food, drinks, and slices of pie out to the 100 Read More »

Lady Rams Defeat St Thomas!

Friday, Oct 24

HT LADY RAMS 2-1 ST. THOMAS UNIVERSITY (RRAC) This was an eagerly awaited match with two strong teams battling to make the RRAC Play-Offs this season. It was the Lady Rams who took the early initiative by dominating the midfield and occupying the ST backline Read More »

LSUA Steal Late Winner

Saturday, Oct 04

HT Lady Rams 0-1 LSU – Alexandria (NAIA RRAC) This was a fine performance from the Lady Rams. One which showed real grit and determination to battle for 110 minutes against a very aggressive and organized LSU – Alexandria team. The statistics say it all. Read More »

Thursday, Sep 11

A Military Science lab is held on the Huston-Tillotson University campus each semester.  It continues the HT and University of Texas at Austin partnership to educate and prepare students. Discover more about the program with classes held on both campus. Read More »

‘Ram Fam’ Referral Program

Wednesday, Sep 10

‘Ram Fam’ Referral Program We are all proud to be part of the amazing Huston-Tillotson University family and we are looking to grow our family of students this year. Huston-Tillotson University if offering a new and rewarding opportunity to reach out to prospective HT students Read More »

Friday, Sep 05

Greetings from Faculty, President’s Opening Convocation 2014Katherine Durham Oldmixon, Ph.D., M.F.A. On the Sacred Work of Learning It’s no wonder to me that Labor Day is the first holiday of the academic year.  We pause, one week in, to acknowledge the sanctity, the necessity of Read More »

Thursday, Aug 28

In support of research, new treatments, and a cure for Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis (ALS), often referred to as “Lou Gehrig’s Disease,” Dr. Larry L. Earvin accepted the Ice Bucket Challenge from Austin Community College President Richard Rhodes. Earvin asked members of HT’s Administrative Council to Read More »

Thursday, Jul 17

Pictured is Jeffrey Archer presenting a contribution to HT President and CEO Larry L. Earvin, Ph.D. in support of the HT Tom Joyner Foundation School of the Month campaign. Pictured is Thomas Joyner, Jr. with Huston-Tillotson University Ambassadors.  Use your Friends and Family personal page Read More »

Men’s Basketball Tryouts on Saturday, July 12th, 10 a.m. -1p.m.

Saturday, Jul 12

The HT Men’s Basketball Program will host open tryouts on Saturday, July 12th from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. in the Mary E. Branch Gymnasium.  Tryout fee is $50 per participant and is non-refundable.   All participants are required to complete an Assumption of Risk Read More »

Happy Independence Day

Monday, Jul 07

HT offices are closed.  Operations and classes will resume on Monday, July 7 at 8:30 a.m. Read More »