Multicultural Affairs

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  • Goals

    The goals of the Division of Multicultural Affairs are :

    • to increase enrollment and retention of underrepresented, underserved students in all UMMC programs including medicine, dentistry, nursing, graduate education and health related professions;
    • to provide programming designed to ensure academic progression and timely graduation;
    • to provide support services, including academic counseling, mentoring, etc., in efforts to support the academic and professional growth of students;
    • to provide a health careers pipeline to support efforts to maintain a competitive and diverse applicant pool; 
    • to foster a sense of community among students through support of student organizations; and
    • to support and /implement institutional initiatives which promote an inclusive and diverse UMMC community.