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Multicultural Student Support Services

Your College Success Partner providing support and resources to foster student success at Roosevelt University.

Students We Support

  • Undergraduate/Graduate Students
  • Students of Color
  • LGBTQ+ Students
  • RU Dreamers and Undocumented Students
  • New Era Scholars
  • Black and Latino Male Mentoring Participants
  • Black Student Equity Fund Scholarship Recipients

Services We Provide

  • Specialized one-on-one advising (pre-academic, career, personal)
  • College transition, navigation assistance
  • Personal development and leadership workshops
  • Financial literacy assistance (FAFSA assistance, scholarship research)
  • Advocacy support
  • Scholarship research assistance
  • Educational and cultural outings
  • Volunteer and community service
  • Referrals to collaborative programs (Learning Commons, Career Development, Peer/Professional Mentoring, Honors Program, McNair Scholars)

Contact Information

Multicultural Student Support Services
430 S. Michigan Avenue - AUD104
Chicago, IL 60615
Phone: 312-341-3875
Email: MulticulturalSvcs@roosevelt.edu

Carl D. Hunter
Assistant Director

Black & Latino Male Mentoring Program

Program Mission

To empower Black and Latino males by providing them with support and the tools to “change the narrative” of their lives and play an active role in defining their success!


Objectives
  • Provide a system of support & accountability
  • Address issues of disparity, equity & inclusion
  • Expose participants to civic & cultural enrichment opportunities
Program Eligibility
  • Current RU male students who identify as African American/Black, Latino (Freshman-Grads)
  • Motivated to be a part of positive change and a role model for others
  • Interested in actively engaging on campus and giving back to the community
  • Comfortable embracing cultural diversity

Black Student Equity Fund Scholarship

This scholarship application is available during the fall semester and based on available funding.

*This link will be deactivated once funds are exhausted.

MSSS Office Hours

Effective for Fall 2020
  • Monday, Thursday, and Friday from 9:00am - 5:00pm (100% Virtual)
  • Tuesday and Wednesday from 9:00am - 6:00pm (100% Virtual) 
Did you know?

You can schedule an appointment with the RU mobile app by selecting the Navigate icon.

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