Allen University

Columbia, SC, USA
3.98 Average Rating

Allen University is a private HBCU founded in 1870 by ministers of the African Methodist Episcopal Church and located in Columbia, South Carolina. The school provides a liberal arts and professionally-focused education centered around Christianity. The campus auditorium was home to the original meeting that led to the Brown vs. the Board of Education Supreme Court case. Part of the campus is listed on the National Register of Historic Places.


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Institution Type
  • Not for Profit
  • African Methodist Episcopal
  • HBCU
  • Coed
Level of Institution 4 Year
Campus Setting City
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What Students Are Saying

3.98 Average Rating
I am new to Allen University, so far I have no complaints. The Faculty & Staff are very friendly and helpful. The students seem to have pride and confidence in theirs school making me look forward to developing the same confidence and pride!
Iris from Columbia, SC
I give Allen university 8 on a scale of 1-10.
Ieesha from Wallace, SC

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