Wilberforce University forgives student debt for 2020-2021 students

By: | June 1, 2021

At the end of Saturday’s commencement ceremony, Wilberforce University announced it was sending its new alumni into the world without college debt.

Wilberforce University President Elfred Anthony Pinkard said the graduates’ debt and other debt owed to the university by students from 2020 and 2021 now carries a zero balance.

The university said it was able to do this due to various scholarship like the United Negro College Fund, Inc., Jack and Jill, Inc., and other funding.

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