International Office - International Spotlights
Hampton University Students Traveled to Panama to Learn Service and be Immersed in a Different Way of Life
HAMPTON, Va. (June 14, 2018) —
Thirteen Hampton University students just returned from a trip of a lifetime to Panama City, Panama, as part of the William R. Harvey Leadership Institute (WRHLI) International Service Learning Program that occurred from May 14 – 23, 2018.
This program launched in 2016 when students traveled to the Dominican Republic for an eight-day international service learning and study abroad experience.
Last year, WRHLI ...
Hampton University Gets Accolades in Prestigious Wall Street Journal Annual Rankings
HAMPTON, Va. (Sept. 29, 2017) – Hampton University is the top Hampton Roads college or university in the 2017 Wall Street Journal/Times Higher Education Ranking of U.S. Colleges released this week.
The Wall Street Journal ranked 1,061 institutions in six areas that includes salaries of graduates and value for money spent. Hampton University ranked ahead of every Hampton Roads college or university as well as 191st nationally.
“Parents and students ...
Hampton University Named Best University in Daily Press Reader's Choice Awards
HAMPTON, Va. (Oct. 25, 2017) – Hampton University is The Daily Press Readers’ Choice Best University for 2017.
“Hampton University prides itself on being ‘THE standard of excellence’ and I am honored that those in our community agree,” Hampton University President Dr. William R. Harvey said. “As a world class university, Hampton University is one of the best modest sized institutions in the country, as we consistently stay two steps ahead of ...
Winter Break… or Winter Work? Students Take Classes, Study Abroad During Winter Break
It is that time of year again. Holiday songs, decorations, the multitude of scents in the air. For many it is a time to relax and spend time with loved ones, for others it is a time to network, work, or grasp that next opportunity.
Hampton students are no stranger to taking advantage of the winter break. Whether it is taking classes, traveling abroad, or simply just enjoying the time to do nothing, winter break is the most anticipated break of the ...
Fair promotes opportunities for HU students to study abroad
Are you interested in studying internationally? A Study Abroad Fair was held Feb. 11 in the Hampton University Student Center Lounge. Organizations including CISabroad, Knowledge Exchange Institute (KEI), and International Studies Abroad (ISA) were present during the fair to give students more information on international study opportunities. Many of the programs offered scholarship money, as well as offering opportunities to study worldwide. Each organization had a booth and representative ...
'Cuban Week' at Hampton University was a Huge Success
Hampton, VA - From mambo dancing to a Cuban movie night, “Cuban Week” was a culturally enriching experience for students at Hampton University.
“This was a wonderful week for me,” said Outbound Programming/Immigration Specialist at Hampton University, Samaria Haysbert.
“Cuban Week” was made possible through a grant from the Andrew Mellon Foundation which sought to help HBCU’s participate in global citizenship.