The Office of Multicultural Affairs (OMA) is committed to building a diverse and inclusive campus. Through its comprehensive programs and services, OMA fosters an appreciation and respect for the history, tradition, and culture of different ethnic groups, and empowers students to be active learners.
Laker Familia & Black Excellence Orientation
The Laker Familia and Black Excellence Orientations are designed for students who self-identify as Latino/a/x and/or Black/African-American. The three-day orientation will introduce new students to the Grand Valley State University campus and connect you to resources and services that will support your academic, cultural, and emotional well-being.
Student Success Coaching
A Student Success Coach is a professional staff member who is trained and can assist with academic, personal and cultural adjustments to a university setting. A Success Coach helps to empower students to develop skills for academic and personal success.
Diversity, Equity, & Inclusion