Social Media

The social media team (SMT) captures the day-to-day happenings on Howard University’s campus and reflects the vibrancy of our community.

Summary of Services

We contribute to the University’s storytelling by creating innovative, creative, engaging and beautifully designed content that connects with each of our audiences across our social media platforms. SMT provides direction and support to Howard University faculty, staff, students and alumni organizations.

We also provide strategic consultation and training on social media initiatives, new account creation and social media best practices. SMT staff members are dedicated to promoting and amplifying the latest news, exciting developments and inspiring stories of our University and its students, faculty and staff to the public and the extended HU community.

Strategic Planning

  • Department/Industry Research
  • Audience Assessment
  • Messaging 
  • Account Establishment


  • Training 
  • Community Support 

Social Media Requests

If your organization has an event, news story, or other content that is intended for the broader Howard University community, you may request it be posted to any of the Howard main social media accounts.

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Social Media Guidelines

Recommendations to help streamline your processes for social media

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Training and How-To’s

Get training on social media best practices from the Social Media Working Group

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