Multicultural Student Services
2800 University Avenue
Phone (701) 777-4259
Multicultural Student Services (MSS) provides culturally relevant, quality support services (academic, cultural, financial aid, personal, and social) to enhance successful transition, persistence, achievement, and graduation of domestic students of color at the University of North Dakota. The primary goal of MSS is to improve the quality of life for Latino-American, African-American, Asian -American, and mixed-race students and to enhance their persistence to graduation. MSS is committed to the success of all students at UND.
MSS serves as an institutional bridge and advocate for students, individually and collectively, and works with UND departments and offices to address the unique needs of students while providing culturally rich programming experiences which educate with compassion and inclusive practices. The staff provides advice and counsel regarding broad campus issues and promotes diversity throughout the campus and Grand Forks community. MSS is a socially just and inclusive department.