In the News!!!


JACKSONVILLE, Fla. – The Mid-South Conference and the Sun Conference are merging to form the largest football league in college sports. Beginning in 2017, the Mid-South will include 20 teams competing in three divisions – the Bluegrass, Appalachian and Sun. (See More)


National Programs

Please assist us as we attempt to update our Alumni database.   We want to ensure that we maintain an accurate and up to data base.  Thank you for your assistance.  Please forward this link to other Alumni and friends of Edward Waters College  (Click Here)

Our Mission

Now is the time for all Edward Waters College Alumni to become involved with the EWC National Alumni Association.  Whether you are a recent graduate or graduated more than fifty years ago, your importance as an Alum is of value to the EWCNAA (click here to join)

Join Us

The EWCNAA is currently dedicated to building  membership and raising funds that will support scholarships and National programs for the continued support of Edward Waters College

The mission of the Edward Waters College National Alumni Association is to foster and enhance the relationship between Edward Waters College, its Alumni and friends and to support the Colleges mission as it seeks to develop excellence in scholarship, research and service for the
betterment of humanity​.

Congratulations to Alumnus Verna Johnson who received the Cady Stanton/Ida B. Wells Award, Presented by Zeta Phi Beta Sorority, Inc.

The Home Depot is proud to be back on campus for the seventh year in a row. We know how valuable our nation’s Historically Black Colleges and Universities are, and how much they have contributed to our country’s growth in so many ways. What could be more worthwhile than helping to preserve and improve some of America’s most historic campuses and landmarks? Learn More

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Dr. Cecil Wayne Cone, Edward Waters College Distinguished former President of Edward Waters College passes away

The entire Tiger Nation is saddened to have learned of the passing of our former President, Cecil Wayne Cone, Ph.D.   Dr. Cone served Edward Waters College as President from 1977 – 1988.  Dr. Cone was married to Dr. Juanita Fletcher-Cone, Internal Medical Doctor.

Dr. Cecil Wayne Cone completed his undergraduate work at Philander Smith College and earned a Master’s degree from Temple Bible Seminary.   Dr. Cone earned his Ph.D from Emory University.  Dr. Cone was a note Author, Identity Crises In Black Theology.  He was a distinguished Pastor in the African Methodist Episcopal Church.  He served as Dean, Turner Theological Seminary, now known as Interdenominational Theological Center and Jackson Theological Seminary.  Dr. Cone served as guest lecturer in the United States and many countries abroad. (See More)