What’s Happening


  • The Office of Multicultural Student Services & Programs is committed to the recruitment and retention of underrepresented & underserved populations by providing educational opportunities and outstanding programming for ethnic and culturally diverse students. MSSP strives to foster a supportive environment for students of color to live, learn and grow as active members of the Western Oregon University community and as individuals.

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  • Organizing and presenting workshops focused on preparing students to enter higher education.
  • Assisting prospective students and families with admissions and financial aid.
  • Providing personal support and guidance to currently enrolled students.
  • Assisting with general academic and career advisement.
  • Making students aware of scholarship and financial aid opportunities.
  • Connecting students to educational resources on and off campus.
  • Coordinate annual programming that focuses on first generation, low-income and/or culturally underrepresented students.
  • Advising the Multicultural Student Union (MSU).
  • Assisting MSU with the organization and implementation of campus-wide cultural events.
  • Networking and establishing communications with community-based organizations.
  • Coordinating the Diversity Scholars Program.
  • Coordinating the On-Track Program.
  • Advising the Multicultural Representatives.