Division of Multicultural Affairs serves as an information resource on the role and value of diversity in education for WMU, and for the greater Kalamazoo communities. Division of Multicultural Affairs focuses on:
Division of Multicultural Affairs strives to ensure that all students are given the full opportunity to discover and develop their talents, interests, and unique potential, and to provide a learning-centered environment that presents the context for intellectual, cultural, professional, and personal growth during the college experience. Through programs, services, and initiatives that address cross-cultural competency and personal empowerment, Division of Multicultural Affairs fosters community development, leadership, and a campus climate that respects and appreciates the history, culture, and traditions of all students.
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.
Division of Multicultural Affairs' Map to Success: Clear mission and vision, purposeful in what we do, and commitment to excellence.
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