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Clark Atlanta University

Location: Atlanta, Georgia

Founded: 1988

ORAU Member since: Atlanta University joined the ORAU Consortium in 1980. In 1988, it joined with Clark College to form the new Clark Atlanta University.

Member Councilor: Olugbemiga A. Olatidoye

Enrollment: 3,884 (fall 2016)

Mission Statement:

Clark Atlanta University is an institution of high research activity characterized by a focus on the intellectual and personal development of each student. Its purpose is to prepare a diverse community of learners to excel in their chosen endeavors and to become responsible, productive, and innovative citizen leaders, locally and globally. This outcome is accomplished by the provision of access to and excellence in teaching, research, service, and creative activities through continuous engagement in an enriched, challenging, and nurturing environment.

Website: Clark Atlanta University