Howard University
School of Divinity
Leading With Head and Heart


Welcome to Howard University School of Divinity!

Howard University School of Divinity affirms its identity as a unique and irreplaceable graduate theological school that engrafts the spirit of excellence in learning and service. At the core of its time-honored identity are specific values that inspire and encompass the school's aspirations and endeavors. HUSD core values describe its character heart, and soul; these are its non-negotiable attributes.

Howard University School of Divinity boasts a highly-skilled and professional community, from the administration to the faculty and staff.

The full and part-time professors at the School of Divinity are among the most prolific and widely published of any faculty in theological education. Despite their individual and collective accomplishments, they remain committed to the classroom experience, each bringing his/her wealth of knowledge to prompt and promote critical thought.

Likewise, our administration and staff are individually and collectively gifted, keeping the University and its services at their optimal performance.

On this site you will find information on who we are, our history, our faculty, our students and for those interested in attending, you'll find our admissions policies along with an application link.

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HUSD/Sojourners Partnership on "Racialized Policing"

HUSD is in partnership with Sojourners to examine the topic of “racialized policing.” From October 2019 to May 2020, the HUSD-Sojourner’s cohort will meet monthly to discuss issues involving police abuse as well as church safety. The cohort will consist of clergy, lay leaders, and law enforcement officers. Participants will earn a certificate from the Howard University School of Divinity in “Theology and Racialized Policing. 

Dr. Renee K. Harrison

Why You Should Choose Howard.

We help you find the answer to:

Who are you? and Why are you here?

Featured Event

HUSD Wednesday Chapel service featuring Rev. Jonathan Wade - Sr. Pastor, Macedonia Baptist Church of Baltimore City.