Welcome to OUS …

Welcome to the Office of Undergraduate Studies Website!

The Office of Undergraduate Studies is committed to helping Howard University undergraduates achieve their academic goals. From retention counseling to career development programs, you are always just a click away from accessing an array of services and opportunities.

We invite you to bookmark this website and spend some time browsing the pages. Become familiar with those resources that are aligned with your academic and professional goals. Apply to become a peer tutor, view a study skills webinar, or search for scholarships and fellowships. Schedule an appointment to meet with a student success counselor who will help you develop a customized plan for academic success.

Located on the second floor of Carnegie Building, the OUS staff is eager to get to know you. Please stop by and see us!

Melanie Carter, PhD
Associate Provost

About OUS

The purpose of the Office of Undergraduate Studies (OUS) is to facilitate students’ successful and timely completion of their undergraduate degrees.

OUS offers an array of programs and services that complement our outstanding academic programs and support student persistence, retention and graduation. … Read more …

New Student Orientation

Registration for Becoming a Bison is now open. … Click to register …

Upcoming Events & Deadlines Planning ahead? Click for the 2015-16 academic calendar [pdf].

Mar 28 OHSD

Infosession: Marshall Scholarship Carnegie - 1st Floor Conference Room Tue Mar 28, 6:00pm

This meeting will feature Guest Speaker, Joshua Staunton, program officer of the Marshall Scholarship Program in the British Embassy. Prior …

Mar 29 OHSD

Infosession: Knight-Hennessy Scholarship to Standford Blackburn Reading Lounge Wed Mar 29, 5:30pm

This meeting will feature a representative from Stanford University who will present information on the institution's brand new Knight-Hennessy Scholarship. …

Apr 04 OHSD

Infosession: Rhodes Scholarship Carnegie: First Floor Conference Room Tue Apr 04, 6:00pm

We will outline the basic components of the Rhodes Scholarship. In addition to selecting an appropriate degree program at the …

Apr 10 OHSD

Research Week: Fulbright Panel & Merit Award Reception Blackburn Gallery Lounge Mon Apr 10, 12:00pm

Join us for a research panel of our 2017 Fulbright Research semi-finalist, followed by an award reception to recognize all …

Apr 19 OHSD

Infosession: Schwarzman Scholarship Carnegie: First Floor Conference Room Wed Apr 19, 12:00pm

This meeting will feature Guest Speaker, Rob Garris, Director of Admissions for the Schwarzman Scholarship program at Tsingua University in …