The Office of Multicultural Affairs expands your cultural boundaries throughout the year with events and programs including:
A week-long campaign to promote an inclusive environment across campus and raise awareness of discrimination and oppression in all its forms.
Student groups include Black Student Association, Raza Unida, Mosaic, OUTreach, Asian Student Konnection and many more.
Promotes a safe and supportive campus environment for students, faculty and staff who identify as lesbian/gay/bisexual/transgender/queer/intersex/asexual (LGBTQIA) and seeks to create a network of trained allies.
This annual event has special meaning at North Central. In 1960, Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. spoke at Pfeiffer Hall about his campaign for racial equality and social justice. We celebrate his life every January with a prayer breakfast, influential keynote speakers, and other programs. Past speakers have included Dr. Cornel West, Tavis Smiley, Spike Lee and Patrisse Cullors, cofounder of the #BlackLivesMatter movement.
A month-long celebration of Hispanic and Latino history and culture, including art exhibits and performances.
This program invites you to interact with fellow students from different backgrounds. You’ll be surprised how easy it is to meet new friends and learn more about yourself and other cultures.
Sankofa Spring Break Verandah
Over spring break, a group of students travel together to dialogue about and explore the background of a cultural group.
The Premier program is designed to assist underrepresented first-year students make a successful transition from high school to college and ultimately to a successful graduation.
North Central’s partnership with the career development leaders at Inroads offers a unique networking opportunity for underserved students. This multicultural group works to help prepare them for corporate and community leadership prestigious internship experiences. Cross-cultural celebration, combined with support for students from underrepresented backgrounds, serves to enrich the North Central community in all its diversity.
A number of scholarships are available for minority students.