Spelman is taking a step towards the future.

Spelman College believes in inclusivity; It’s one of their primary goals to achieve. So much so, that in order to promote it they’re to let transgender women enroll in the Fall of 2018.

Mary Schmidt-Campbell, president of the HBCU, helped make the stride. “Students who choose Spelman come to our campus prepared to participate in a women’s college that is academically and intellectually rigorous, and affirms its core mission as the education and development of high-achieving black women.”

Women who self-identify as men will not be able to register for the institution, but female students who wish to transition will be able to.

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