(Left) HAAMI student shakes hand with African American male. (Right) HAAMI student and SunTrust representative laugh in a HAAMI financial session.

The HAAMI new member application period has closed for the spring 2022 semester. Check back in August to join in the fall 2022 semester. Follow HAAMI on Instagram @haami_bhi.

The Hooks African American Male Initiative (HAAMI) focuses on improving the retention and graduation rates of undergraduate African American males attending the University of Memphis by enriching each students' academic and personal development, and career readiness.

  • Supporting & Guiding Students to College Graduation
  • Enriching student academic, personal, and social development
  • Career Readiness
  • Mentoring and coaching
  • Monthly resource and information sessions
  • Peer fellowship and support
  • Special events & more!

Enrollment in HAAMI takes place at the beginning of the fall and spring semesters.