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Welcome to Admissions

Surrounded by Opportunity.

Whether you are a mover, innovator, or history-maker, Shaw University is the place to be. As the first HBCUs in the south, Shaw University can help you discover your path within our classrooms. 

Located in the heart of downtown Raleigh, Shaw is the perfect location for finding internships, networking with alumni, and building connections with business and community leaders.

Find yourself transformed into a leader at Shaw.


Summer Academy Institute
Shaw University's Summer Academy Institute (SAI) is a 6-week residential program designed to ease students’ personal and academic transition from high school to college. In addition to providing 10 credit hours of general education courses, students will live on campus and enjoy weekly activities.

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