Student Diversity Events

You're invited to attend these Student Diversity Center events held throughout the year. Visit the Events Calendar for details!


Students looking at photos on wallStudent Diversity Center Open House

If you enjoy multicultural foods, meeting great people and discovering new ways to get involved on campus, come to the Student Diversity Center Open House. This event is held in August to welcome new Cougs and reconnect returning students, staff and faculty.


Students in orange t-shirtsOctober is Disability Awareness Month

Celebrate the diverse experiences of people with disabilities. There’s something happening every week!


LGBTQA friendly college fairLGBTQA Leadership Conference and College Fair

Every October local high school students are invited to join other LGBTQ students and allies in learning about post-secondary academic opportunities and campus life. Attend workshops led by students and community leaders, and get connected to LGBTQA-friendly colleges in the Northwest and beyond.


Marquee Diversity SeriesMarquee Diversity Events

Each year nationally recognized speakers/performers bring issues of diversity, social justice and multiculturalism to our community. Speakers/performers are chosen by a committee that includes students, staff and/or faculty.


Martin Luther King Jr. Day of ServiceMartin Luther King Jr. Day of Service

Students, staff, faculty and community members are invited to come together to engage in a variety of community service activities in the Vancouver area. This event honors Dr. King's legacy of service and coincides with thousands of other service projects taking place around the country on the same day.


Young child looking in bag held by event volunteerNoche de Familia

Middle and high school students and their Spanish-speaking families are invited to Latino Family College Night. Come to learn about preparing for college, paying for college and challenges students and families commonly face. The entire event takes place in Spanish and is held in the spring.