- St. Paul's College, a historically black college in Virginia founded in 1888, informed the Southeastern Association of Colleges and Schools' Commission on Colleges that it will close.
- The closure follows financial struggles, a failed merger attempt with another school and a recent denial of accreditation by the commission.
- The school has 600 students and its website does not yet indicate the impending closure.
From the article:
LAWRENCEVILLE, Va. — St. Paul’s College has informed an accreditation association the historically black college is closing. ...