The Mission Statement of the DCHPC is:
To support a positive college experience for students attending Hampton University, while fostering academic excellence and embracing the HBCU spirit.
The Purpose of the Club is:
To promote the goodwill and fellowship among students at Hampton who are from the metropolitan area;
To advocate for students and to celebrate, collectively, the successes of students of Hampton who are from the Metropolitan area;
To actively raise funds to offer scholarships to students of active Club members;
To provide viable relationships with Hampton University personnel, alumni of Hampton University, and other organizations with common pursuits for higher education and/or student well-being;
To attract and retain active parents and associates to participate and assist with the developing and carrying out the Club activities;
To work as a liaison group to assist parents who are Club members and their students with the resolution and discussion of issues and concerns or refer as appropriate to the key Hampton officer;
To provide assistance with transportation of students to and from Hampton.