Chance the Rapper Tweets About Attending Clark Atlanta University, and Morehouse Is Like, ‘What About Us?’

Bennett Raglin/Getty Images for 2017 Essence Festival
Bennett Raglin/Getty Images for 2017 Essence Festival

Chance the Rapper is looking for a college to further his education, and one simple tweet from the rapper Sunday night got two colleges in the Atlanta University Center Consortium vying for his application.


It looks as though the person who runs Morehouse’s social media was up and had time:

But then Clark Atlanta University’s social media person had even more time:

If you’re not aware, both CAU and Morehouse are part of the consortium that makes up the up the Atlanta university system. And to have Chance attend one’s school would likely be a big deal.

Even though the universities were quick to jump at a celebrity’s request on social media, a current student gave them a few side eyes:


As a parent of an HBCU student, I definitely feel what Tay is going through. But I digress.

Bye, Kinja! It's been fun (occasionally).


Li'l Bitty Maggie Pie

The guy’s name is Chance, it’s not like any of this was predetermined.