The SCMA is a student fee funded unit comprised of a group of EOU student leaders who serve as advocates of diversity and a resource for multicultural students and groups in an effort to provide multicultural awareness, appreciation for diverse cultures and support for a just and inclusive campus.
The mission of the SCMA is to contribute to Multicultural awareness and competence across the Eastern Oregon University campus. SCMA advocates for social justice based on socioeconomic status, ethnicity, sex, culture, religion, age, gender, sexual orientation and disability.
- Increase cultural awareness and foster an understanding and appreciation of diversity among students, faculty, and staff.
- Support cultural programs that highlight all the different groups.
- Address student issues through communication and collaboration with appropriate campus or community constituents.
- Serve as a campus resource for self advocacy and student issues.