Welcome to the Office of Multicultural Student Success!
The OMSS staff wishes you success at The University of Toledo and wants you to know we are here to assist you during your stay. You may have a basic question or a concern that needs immediate attention; regardless of your need, remember that this is your home away from home.
Our homepage will acquaint you with general information about the Office of Multicultural Student Success and its specific programs that are designed for your educational and social development. To learn about our diversity plan, click here.
We look forward to meeting you and learning how we can help you succeed at UT! Stop in the office at 2500 Student Union, Bancroft campus, or call us at 419.530.2261.
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HERITAGE AND HISTORY MONTHS
Heritage and History Month Goals
Goal 1: Commemorate, honor, and celebrate the contributions made by each group to our country in general and The University of Toledo in particular
Goal 2: Educate and inform University of Toledo students about the unique culture of each group
Goal 3: Provide opportunities for students to learn how to interact with the diversity of people on campus and foster a more unified and cohesive campus community.
Black History Month
Black History Month at The University of Toledo is the annual observance held each February that celebrates and commemorates the history and contributions of people from the African diaspora.
Women's History Month
Women's History Month is an annual declared month that highlights the contributions of women to events in history and contemporary society. It is celebrated during the month of March.
The University of Toledo has designated the month of April to promote diversity, inclusion, and equity by providing programs and events for the campus community.
Jewish American Heritage Month
Jewish American Heritage Month is an annual recognition and celebration of Jewish American achievements and contributions to the United States of America. It is observed annually in the U.S. during the Month of May and celebrated at The University of Toledo each April.
Asian American and Pacific Islander Heritage Month
Asian American and Pacific Islander Heritage Month is a celebration of the culture, traditions, and history of Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders. It is observed annually in the U.S. during the month of May and celebrated at The University of Toledo each April.
The Office of Multicultural Student Success Mentorship Programs are intrusive support programs designed to enhance the life experiences of multicultural students. Our goal is to help students maximize their academic and leadership potential through educational workshops, peer interactions, professional mentorship, community service, conferences and campus involvement. Participants will receive: financial support for conference registration, leadership & diversity training, and priority for scholarship and other campus development opportunities. For more information on these mentorship opportunities, click here. To apply for a mentorship opportunity, click here. (PRIMOS has a second application, found here.)