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Mission Statement

The Mission of the Office of Diversity and Inclusion is to support the college mission by improving the retention and completion rates of underrepresented students through:

  • Providing support to close the academic achievement gap and completion rates between minority students and their classmates.
  • Promoting and creating opportunities for student involvement and leadership to better connect minority students to the college experience.
  • Develop a more inclusive, welcoming campus climate for Snow College students and its employees.

Snow College Inclusion Initiative

Creating a College Environment that Fosters Maximum Achievement and Success for all Students by:

  • Fostering a respectful and inclusive campus climate
  • Assuring support for academic achievement for underrepresented student populations
  • Enhancing inclusive student involvement and growth opportunities.

Diversity and Inclusion Statement

The Snow College administration, faculty, staff, and students, affirm our commitment to diversity and inclusion, and consider them essential elements of a vibrant learning community and integral to our institutional mission. We are determined to foster an environment of inclusion, diversity, openness, and respect for the many differences that will enrich the Snow College community, including race, ethnicity, religion, gender, age, socioeconomic status, national origin, language, sexual orientation, disability.

Snow College:

Encourages and welcomes respectful dialogue and exploration of diverse ideas, topics, perspectives, and issues to enrich our campus community.

Promotes equitable access to all in academics, leadership opportunities, and employment.

Enhances opportunities by encouraging all to share their cultural experiences and identities, allowing others to learn from this exchange.  

Strives to prepare students from all backgrounds to foster respect, understanding, awareness, pluralism, and cooperation in an increasingly complex, diverse, global society.

 

Campus Climate

  • Inclusion Initiative
  • Diversity Conference
  • Inclusion Round Tables
  • Retention of underrepresented students

Cultural Events

  • Hispanic Heritage Month
  • Mole Festival
  • Cultural Diversity Awareness Day
  • Day of the Dead
  • Martin Luther King, Jr. March
  • Black History Month 
  • Disabilities Awareness week
  • Native American Heritage
  • The Luau

Multicultural Mentor Program 

The Office of Diversity and Inclusion also provides resources and support to students from all backgrounds through the Multicultural Center.

Services

Coordinate with the Office of Admissions and local high school counselors for outreach and recruitment of underrepresented students. Coordinate with different college departments to host high school students from different backgrounds at Snow College.

  • Leadership Development

Encourage and work with minority students to apply for the different student leadership programs such as the Ambassadors, Student Body Advocates, Resident Assistants and the President’s Leadership Team.

  • Cultural events
  • Academic and social support
  • Scholarships and Financial Aid Resources
  • Tutoring services
  • Advocacy
  • Referrals

Community Outreach

  • Community Service

Diverse Clubs and Organizations

  • Multicultural Club
  • Native American Club
  • Black Student Union
  • HGSA Club
  • Latinos In Action
  • Poly Club