Meet OMA Student Staff

 Student Staff 2015-16

NaDaizja Bolling

Saquana  Cameron-Alston

Markova Casseus

Madysan Foltz

Alice Garrastegui

Chelsea Gill

Priscilla Mahabali

Angela Marsh-Coan

Kanique Swinson

Tariq Ward

Celebratory Month Submission Form

In collaboration with other units, Office of Multicultural Affairs develops and implements celebratory events commemorating Latino/Hispanic Heritage Month, Native Heritage Month, Black History Month, and Asian American and Pacific Islander Heritage Month to give students and staff opportunities to learn about the many groups and cultures on campus.

CLICK HERE to submit your Celebratory Month Submission.

Multicultural Graduation Reception

Multicultural Graduation Reception

Sunday, May 15, 2016
Panasci Lounge
Schine Student Center

For more information contact Marissa L. Willingham at

 Multicultural Graduation Reception


be wise

The BE Wise campaign strives to generate awareness of alcohol poisoning, how to avoid it, its signs, and how to respond to it.

Our Mission

To support and promote the academic achievement, multicultural competence, social development, civic engagement, and retention of students from historically underrepresented racial/ethnic groups at Syracuse University.

Senior Vice President's Council on Diversity & Inclusion

The Division of Student Affairs, Senior Vice President’s Council views Diversity and Inclusion as interconnected definitions shaped by a social justice framework. We acknowledge and appreciate the myriad aspects that make up the human mosaic.  We value individual and group differences, and recognize that identities are varied and complex.

Black History Month 2016

Black History Month 2016

Black History Month, Commemorative Speaker Alicia Garza

Black History Month, Commemorative Lecture Alicia Garza

Tuesday, February 23, 2016

Hendricks Chapel   | 7pm

For More Information, Contact Cedric T. Bolton at 315.443.9676 or

Alicia Garza

WellsLink Leadership Program

Student Testimonials

fullCIRCLE Mentoring Program

Join Our Listserv, OMA News!

Click here to sign up for the Office of Multicultural Affairs listserv and receive our newsletter via email.

OMA Welcomes All Transfer Students!

We in the Office of Multicultural Affairs (OMA) welcome all transfer students to Syracuse University and invite you to participate in OMA programs meant to provide the necessary support and guidance needed to encourage students to become members of a community respectful of differences.  We encourage you to browse our website to learn about our program offerings. Please visit us in Suite 105 of the Schine Student Center, your “home away from home.”

Click here for a listing of all transfer student resources at Syracuse University.

  • Enroll in LAS 300: Living in a Diverse Society (fall semester)


  • Participate in the 6 week Conversation about Race and Ethnicity (C.A.R.E.) Dialogue Circle .



STOP Bias is an educational campaign dedicated to preventing acts of bias on the SU campus.

Learn More