The Office of Multicultural Student Affairs was established at UMKC in 1988. Our mission is to aid in retention and the overall student experience by creating opportunities for inclusive engagement, cultivating academic success and encouraging the value of diversity.

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The Office of Multicultural Student Affairs at UMKC offers several programs designed specifically for students of color on their college journeys.

School of Law Students, Alumni Honored

Achievements noted by legal organizations representing diverse communities

Disability is Used to Stigmatize, Silence or Exclude People, Advocate Says

Kim Nielsen, Ph.D., spoke about the history of disability in the United States and why it matters to all of us

Exploring Degree Programs, Finding Herself

Ophelia Griffin chose UMKC and discovered their passion and self