WHO WE ARE
Rdevia was founded as a student organization on March 5, 2015. Today, we have a Ordevians (Members), Leaders, and Friends (Donors, Partners, and Sponsors) in 20 States plus China and Ghana.
WHAT WE DO
Rdevia provides opportunities and resources to HBCU Prospects, Students, and Graduates, defined as:
HBCU Prospects - Current high school seniors who want to go to an HBCU.
HBCU Students - Current students who attend an HBCU as recognized by the White House Initiative on HBCUs.
HBCU Graduates - Any person who graduated with an associate, bachelor, or advanced degree from an HBCU.
WHAT WE WANT
We want HBCUs to keep rising.
We want our people to keep thriving.
We want you to join us in making it happen.
We empower marginalized communities through an education that embraces who they are and who they can become.
We dream of a learned society of people who value one another and the roles we all play in making the world a better place.
HBCUs BREAK BARRIERS
"[HBCUs] still have an outsize role in preparing students to meet urgent national priorities in STEM fields, in filling teaching jobs, and in uplifting boys and men of color."
Arne Duncan, 2014
Former U.S. Secretary of Education