HBCU Nights consist of five separate components:
1.) HBCU Fair: This element grants access for all prospective college students who are seeking information about the illustrious HBCU experiences that are offered. Admissions representatives will be present to hand out brochures, explain the special curriculum and programs each HBCU has to offer, motivate attendees to explore higher learning and scholarships as well.
2.) Diversity & Inclusion Career Fair: This element of HBCU Night serves as an opportunity for current HBCU juniors and seniors seeking internships and entry-level jobs. These aspiring professionals receive advice for interview etiquette, resume building feedback.
3.) HBCU To Executive Panel Discussion: This component affords undeserved prospective college students and current HBCU students the opportunity to connect and learn from professionals who have successfully navigated HBCU life and beyond. In addition, students will gain exposure to the variety of academic resources ensuing a seamless transition to higher education. The panel also includes a scholarship presentation for a recognized scholar.
4.) Black Excellence Mixer: This component engenders the spirit of celebration and community. This element of the night also provides an opportunity for alumni/donors to participate in fundraiser activities for their respective chapters or for a college fund organization of their choice. This mixer is filled with industry professionals engaging in special reunions, networking, soulful music and celebrations of Black Excellence and HBCU Pride!
5.) Live Entertainment: HBCU Night partners with large corporations, live entertainment entities, sports franchises and venues that provide memorable experiences.