All letters to the editor are gladly welcomed and will be considered for print publication or posting online.
- Letters should be exclusive to The Hilltop Newspaper. We do not publish open letters or third-party letters.
- Upon submission, letters become the property of The Hilltop. Please do not submit a letter that goes beyond a maximum of 500 words.
- Please note that any submission may be subject to being edited &/or trimmed as we reserve the right to do so, as necessary.
- You will be directly contacted by the The Hilltop’s Editor-in-Chief if your letter is a candidate for publication.
The preferable method to submit a letter is by direct email to the Editor-in-Chief at firstname.lastname@example.org with the subject line “HT Letter To The Editor” for the email. For verification purposes, along with your letter, please ensure that you include all of the following:
Subject (i.e. Response to an article/Concern/Suggestion/Feedback/etc.):
Contact Email Address:
Contact Phone Number (include area code):
Identification (i.e. Student/Alumni/Faculty/Staff/Community):
Classification (if student):
City of Residence (if outside of Howard University):
Please note that due to the high volumes of submissions, letters that do not include the information above cannot be published. This information is seen only by the Editor-in-Chief &/or letters editors and is not used for any commercial purposes. Anonymous letters and letters written under pseudonyms/nicknames will not be considered.
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