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Diversity and Multicultural Student Affairs

Diversity and Multicultural Student Affairs
Kansas State University
224 Anderson Hall
919 Mid-Campus Drive North
Manhattan, KS 66506

Office Hours:
M-F: 8-12pm / 1pm-5pm

785-532-6276 office
785-532-6339 fax
ksudiversity@k-state.edu

Morris Family Multicultural Student Center

Kansas State University
Morris Family Multicultural Student Center
915 Mid-Campus Drive South
Manhattan, KS 66506

Building Hours:
M-F: 8am-9pm / Closed Sat.
Sunday: 1pm-7pm

MFMSC@k-state.edu

About Diversity and Multicultural Student Affairs

The department provides leadership in building an inclusive campus climate that fosters mutual understanding among diverse groups. The office works with deans, department heads, faculty and other key units throughout the university to:

  • Develop strategies to facilitate the recruitment, retention and graduation rates of students of color
  • Provide scholarship opportunities for students of color
  • Provide support for multicultural student organizations and leadership development of students of color
  • Provide diversity programming and activities that augment classroom learning and have cultural relevancy for students and faculty of color
  • Provide links to external constituency groups, such as alumni of color, the African American Legislative Caucus and national organizations with focuses of enhancing diversity
  • Provide leadership and direction for the President's Commission on Multicultural Affairs
  • Work with college diversity committees to address issues and enhance diversity
  • Provide conflict resolution when needed
  • Address problem situations for students, faculty and staff of color