Multicultural Programs and Services
New Student Welcome and Information Session
On behalf of the University of North Dakota, Multicultural Programs and Services would like to welcome you to the UND family! We are pleased that you have chosen to pursue your education at UND and it is our intent to ensure that you have a successful transition into the campus community.
The New Student Welcome and Information Session is designed to provide our first-year students with an opportunity to connect with a diverse group of students, while taking in information intended to assist in a student's academic and social transition to university life.
Please join us in the Era Bell Multicultural Center, 3rd floor, Memorial Union.
Monday, August 22
9:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m.
We will depart for 11:00 a.m. Convocation at approximately 10:45 a.m.
Hours of Operation:
Monday-Thursday: 8:00 a.m. - 7:00 p.m.
Friday: 8 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Multicultural Programs and Services (MPS) provides quality support services (academic, financial aid, personal and social) which will enhance African American, Asian American/Pacific Islander, Hispanic American and mixed race student success at the University of North Dakota. MPS serves as a general institutional contact and advocate for students, individually and collectively; works with UND departments and offices to address the unique needs of students; provides advice and counsel regarding broad campus issues; and promotes diversity throughout the campus.
In addition, MPS oversees activities, care and maintenance of the Era Bell Thompson Multicultural Center located on the third floor of the Memorial Union. The Center provides a comfortable atmosphere where people can gather, relax, and share their experiences. The Center offers a lounge area, satellite TV, computers, and a conference room. Everyone, regardless of ethnicity, is encouraged to visit the Center and take part in its activities.
Click here to read our online story and watch the video about our move to our new location.