Skip to: Main Content Search Main Navigation Audience Navigation


The Interlink Alliance


Ohio University played a leading role in founding The Interlink Alliance. The nine member institutions in this partnership have pledged to work cooperatively in the key areas of faculty development, student leadership, and fostering interest in attending college among students as early as middle school. The Alliance's central purpose is the development and preparation of African American students to learn, live, and lead in the 21st century. Its mission is to recruit, retain, and encourage talented individuals to achieve their full potential for the betterment of community and society.

The Interlink Alliance member institutions include:   

  • Central State University, Wilberforce, Ohio
  • Hampton University, Hampton, Virginia
  • Johnson C. Smith University, Charlotte, North Carolina
  • North Carolina Central University, Durham, North Carolina
  • Ohio University
  • South Carolina State University, Orangeburg, South Carolina
  • Spelman College, Atlanta, Georgia
  • Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond, Virginia
  • Virginia State University, Petersburg, Virginia
  • Wilberforce University, Wilberforce, Ohio


President gives Class of 2019 a rousing welcome during First-Year Convocation Read More

October 8, 2015
ADA25 Celebration Series kicks off with inaugural event
Celebrate Throwback Thursday with vintage Homecoming videos
Inaugural Executive SIDE provides diversity training to busy leaders
From the President's Desk

Public Schedule

10/16/15 10:00 AM

Ohio University Board of Trustees Meeting

12/12/15 2:00 PM

Fall Commencement Ceremony