At a Glance
Spelman College, a historically Black college and a global leader in the education of women of African descent, is dedicated to academic excellence in the liberal arts and sciences and the intellectual, creative, ethical and leadership development of its students. Spelman empowers the whole person to engage the many cultures of the world and inspires a commitment to positive social change.
STRATEGIC PLAN FOR 2017: STRENGTHENING THE CORE
Our agenda is to strengthen the academic core of the institution. Each constituency will participate by taking specific actions that we call GOALS. The College will create a cohesive framework for five essential experiences benefiting every student: G
lobal engagement, including at least one meaningful international travel experience; O
pportunities for undergraduate research and career-related internships; A
lumnae connections to strengthen our sisterly bonds and create mentoring relationships; L
eadership development focused on individual potential and best practices; S
ervice learning that combines hands-on community engagement with coursework
Our GOALS anchor the Spelman MILE (My Integrated Learning Experience), which integrates and connects curricular and co-curricular experiences and competencies for continued intellectual growth, leadership, success, and service.
THE CAMPAIGN FOR SPELMAN COLLEGE
Fueled by the validity of our history and mission, and propelled by the broad impact of Spelman graduates,
The Campaign for Spelman College provided much needed resources to support our GOALS. The campaign goal was $150 million, and it ended on June 30, 2014 with $157.8 million received.
2021 - 45 states represented, Top 5 – GA, CA, MD, NY, TX / 11 foreign countries represented