Office of Multicultural Programs
Our office offers a variety of programs and services that support student academic success and that enhance the college learning experience. We invite you to join and to participate in diverse extracurricular, co-curricular, and curricular programs that offer leadership opportunities, identity exploration and development, promote multicultural education, enhance student retention, and provide venues for social action, service, and collaborative endeavors. In the process, you will meet caring and dedicated faculty/staff and develop special friendships with other students... "Friends that will last a lifetime!" 
So Come and be involved! OMP is the Place to Be!
 

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AAPIC Chinese New Year
Bias Incident Report Form
William Hearst Scholarship
 

Come join AAPIC in celebrating the Chinese New Year with a trip to China Town, Chicago on Sunday, February 7th. The bus will leave campus at 10 AM, and will depart from the city at 4PM. Tickets are $5 general admission, and $3 for children and senior citizens. Hurry and reserve your tickets in the Harre Union today--space is limited! 

For more information, please click here

Bias Incident Report Form

This form is to report non-emergency bias incidents toward students. In case of emergency, please call 911. A bias incident is "an act against a person or property that is motivated, in whole or in part, by the offender's bias against race, color, ethnicity, national origin, sex, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, disability, age, or religion, or veteran/military status."

Bias Incident Report Line- 219.464.6400

The Office of Multicultural Programs is pleased to provide scholarship opportunities for eligible Valparaiso University minority students through the generous funding of The Hearst Foundation.  Eligibility requirements include: must be a full-time Valparaiso University student, must be an under-represented American minority student,  must possess a minimum cumulative GPA of 2.50 when applying, must demonstrate financial need, must exhibit leadership qualities or potential for leadership qualities, and the student must be willing to participate in the Office of Multicultural Program's SMART Connections programs, and/or another designated activity. 

All students interested should submit their application, found here, to the Office of Multicultural Programs before 3PM on February 26, 2016.

 

Contact Information

Office of Multicultural Programs
Harre Union, Suite 203, Located in The Gandhi-King Center for Diversity and Global Engagement
1509 Chapel Drive
Valparaiso, IN 46383
Phone: 219.464.6769
Fax: 219.464.6868

Byron Martin. M.Ed.
Director
219.464.6760
byron.martin@valpo.edu

Monique Nunes, MA
Assistant Director
219.464.6413
monique.nunes@valpo.edu

Joanne Bowker
Administrative Assistant
219.464.6769
joanne.bowker@valpo.edu