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Jarvis Christian College
Established 1912
Type Private, HBCU
Religious affiliation Christian Church (Disciples of Christ)
Location Hawkins, Texas,
United States
Website www.jarvis.edu

Jarvis Christian College is an independent four year, historically black college affiliated with the Christian Church (Disciples of Christ). It is located in Hawkins, Texas. It was founded in 1912, and is currently headed by President Cornell Thomas[1].

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History

Built by Thomas Buchanan Frost in 1912 with only a mule cart and his own will. The Jarvis' commissioned him to build the school after he graduated from their institution in Mississippi.

Athletics

Jarvis Christian College has appeared in the NAIA Men's Division I Basketball Tournament three times (2003, 2008, and 2009.)

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