COVID-19 Update

Non-essential employees are mostly teleworking, and classes have shifted to a hybrid model, with in-person and online instruction.

Points of Pride



Bowie State University is making bold moves to provide quality, affordable higher education to diverse students. A national leader in graduating minority students, Bowie State is preparing the leaders of today and tomorrow.

  • #1 safest college or university campus in Maryland (
  • #3 among public historically black colleges and universities (HBCUs) ranked as best-value schools ( - 2020
  • #3 fastest-growing four-year college or university in Maryland (Baltimore Business Journal) - 2019
  • #10 among the nation’s HBCUs ( - 2021
  • One of the nation’s top 30 HBCUs (U.S. News & World Report) - 2020