Title III and Future Act programs remain major sources of support for Historically Black Colleges and Universities through part B of the Higher Education Act of 1965 as amended by the Higher Education Act of 1986 and 2019. Dillard’s Title III and Future Act funds currently support a number of initiatives strategically important to supporting and advancing the institution.
These include recently developed inactivates like: a) BleuPrint-Signature Programs – that identify and support the creation of new or revised academic programs; b) Smart Technology Initiative-that provides training and access to advanced instructional technology for faculty and students, including virtual and hybrid learning technologies; c) New Millennial Nurse – supports advanced training and instructional technologies, as well as an advanced RN to BSN pathways initiative; d) Promoting Research Engagement-PRE, which provides support for newer faculty to advance their research competitiveness, publications, and other scholarly activities; and e) Pre-Law Program, which provides training and preparation for aspiring Law students, including mentoring, LSAT preparation and mock trial participation.
The full listing of current Title III and FUTURE Act activities, as well as the activity coordinators are listed below.
Title III and Future Act programs plays a vital role on Dillard’s Campus. They collectively support 13 activities on campus. They are as follows.