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Welcome to Elon's Multicultural Center

Our mission is:

  • To provide Elon students a transformative multicultural education needed to function effectively in a diverse world.
  • To promote a campus environment of learning and outreach that promotes diverse ideas, backgrounds, and individuals; enables student success; and celebrates historical contributions of diverse groups.

Celebrating 50 Years of African American Students at Elon Univeristy


First African-American Student to Attend Elon University 

Join Us for Upcoming Events

For more information, please contact Jamie Butler at jbutler18@elon.edu or Rachael Hart at rhart@elon.edu 

Be a part of the S.M.A.R.T. program

The Student Mentors Advising Rising Talent program offers many mentorship opportunities to first-year students of diverse populations. It challenges students to think critically about their academic success, identity development and leadership skills. Read more about the program here. Interested in being assigned a S.M.A.R.T. mentor? Fill out a profile.

Multicultural Center News

Randy Williams named presidential fellow & dean of Multicultural Affairs

The veteran college administrator will provide overall leadership for the Multicultural Center while working closely with Elon University President Leo M. Lambert and members of the senior staff to advance institutional diversity initiatives.

Strawberry festival draws crowd to community garden

An effort to showcase both the university's Community Garden and heirloom plants grown by Elon students proved popular, as did delicious strawberry treats.

Cinderella Project hosted at Elon University with Cherrel Miller Dyce as the Keynote Speaker

Cherrel Miller Dyce, assistant professor of education, was the keynote speaker for the Cinderella Project held at Elon University on Saturday, April 19, 2014.

Michael Long ’04 inspires students at Black Excellence Awards

The deputy director of member services for U.S. Rep. Nancy Pelosi was the featured speaker at the annual program honoring top black students at Elon.

Cherrel Miller Dyce delivers opening keynote remarks for Women of Color Institute


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