Phoenix Union High School District Black Alliance Future HBCU Tour  

    hbcu PXU
    For most of America’s history, HBCUs have played a critical role in ensuring that African Americans—and students of all races—receive a quality education. At this time, the safety and well-being of our students and staff is a top priority. We will resume college tours when it is safe to do so. Stayed tuned.

    Student Criteria and Expectations

    PXU students have the opportunity to apply for an all-expenses-paid scholarship for an HBCU Tour sponsored by Phoenix Union High School District Black Alliance and the Burton Foundation.

    Eligibility Criteria:

    • PXU junior or senior
    • 2.5 unweighted GPA or higher
    • Active member in a club or sport at school
    • Must participate in ACT Boot Camps
    • Must attend Mandatory Pre-Tour Parent and Student Meeting
    • Must participate in 2 additional college readiness events
    • A completed application, including essay, must be submitted by the deadline - NO EXCEPTIONS WILL BE MADE.

    Meet with your counselor or BSU Club sponsor(s) for more information about a future tour!

    Questions/Concerns: please email Ms. Sandra Jenkins at sjenkins@phoenixunion.org

    Click on a logo below to learn more about the schools that you'll be visiting while on the tour.
  • Alabama State .           bowie .           Clark Atlanta


    Florida Agriculture .          Fort Valley State .           Georgia Institute of Technology


     hampton .           howard2 .           morehouse1


    norfolk .           NCAT .           nccu


    spelman             tuskegee