Office of Multicultural Student Affairs
University of South Carolina

Multicultural Student Affairs News


Great events planned for Hispanic Heritage Month!

Join the Office of Multicultural Student Affairs to help spread Latin American culture to students, faculty and staff of the University of South Carolina. Continue reading


Diversity Dialogue Sept. 29, Beyoncé

Whether you love her, hate her, or are somewhere in between, you felt the world (or at least the internet) shake after Lemonade. Join us for our second dialogue of the semester to discuss the effects this album had on each of us (or lack of effect) as well as to examine our own personal identities, as Beyoncé did throughout this album. Continue reading


Survey: How was Welcome Week for you?

Based on your experience during your first week on campus please share your thoughts with us. All information will be collected for the purposes of the continuous improvement of Welcome Week activities. Continue reading


NEW! Schedule of events for The Intersection: Multicultural Student Lounge

Located in the basement of the Russell House’s west wing, The Intersection: Multicultural Student Lounge is a space for students to explore issues related to cultural competence, diversity, and social justice. OMSA will hold several meetings, programs, and drop-in sessions with campus partners. If you would like to host an event or meeting in the space, please contact Continue reading


Get to know the Multicultural Assistance Peer Program (M.A.P.P.)

“With M.A.P.P. you have access to resources, you always have somebody to talk to, you have more than enough friends. And then it goes way beyond your college experience. These are people you will keep up with even after you graduate.” – Trevor Priouleau Continue reading


Fall 2016 MAPP (Multicultural Assistance Peer Program) meeting schedule

Save the dates! Here are the meeting dates, times and locations for the Multicultural Assistance Peer Program (MAPP). We can’t wait to see you! Find all things MAPP at Continue reading