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About Us

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To engage students in discovery and learning experiences in an effort to facilitate academic success and participation in a multicultural world.


To become a leading multicultural affairs department in supporting students and all members of the community in their holistic development.

What Multicultural Affairs for Students Values

  • Diversity
  • Education
  • Individual and collective success
  • Innovation
  • Personal and professional development
  • Relationships
  • Resource development

Western Michigan University's Multicultural Affairs for Students' map to success is to: have a clear mission and vision, be purposeful in what we do, and maintain a commitment to excellence.