CSU Diversity Offices

The Diversity Offices at Colorado State University are focused on creating a welcoming, multi-cultural campus. While each office listed below may emphasize a specific segment of the student body, services and programs are available to all students at CSU.

Office Phone Location
Asian/Pacific American Cultural Center (APACC) (970) 491-6154 333 Lory Student Center
This office provides programs and services to support the retention, graduation and success of students. The office contributes to an inclusive campus environment by providing resources for Asian/Pacific American awareness and education.
 
Black/African American Cultural Center (BAACC) (970) 491-5781 335 Lory Student Center
The Black/African American Cultural Center assists students, particularly Black/African American students, with their transition to Colorado State University and throughout their academic careers by providing support and encouragement for their academic, professional, cultural, and personal development. They strive to provide a family-like support system made up of faculty, staff and student organizations that help students succeed. One of this office's foremost goals is to enhance students’ knowledge of the culture, history, heritage and traditions that are unique to the African American experience.
 
El Centro (970) 491-5722 225 Lory Student Center
El Centro provides an inclusive learning environment that welcomes all students. El Centro supports and strengthens the academic and cultural experience of students by providing workshops, leadership opportunities and Latina/o cultural awareness programs that promote student success and retention.
 
Gay Lesbian Bisexual Transgender Queer Questioning & Ally (GLBTQ2A) (970) 491-4342 232 Lory Student Center
The GLBT Resource Center seeks to foster a campus free of prejudice, bigotry, harassment, and violence by providing a space for all members of CSU communities to explore and increase their understanding of aspects related to sexual orientation, gender identity and expression in an open and non-judgmental environment.
 
Native American Cultural Center (NACC) (970) 491-1332 327 Lory Student Center
The Native American Cultural Center's mission is to ensure a successful educational experience for students by providing support and services related to recruitment, retention, graduation, and community outreach. The office embraces and encourages a supportive environment based on the traditions and cultures of Native American peoples.
 
Women and Gender Advocacy Center (WGAC) (970) 491-6384 Main: 112 Student Service Building
Satellite: 234 Lory Student Center
The Women and Gender Advocacy Center provides programs and resources focusing on all genders, social justice, and interpersonal violence prevention. Additionally, WGAC provides advocacy and support for victims of sexual violence, stalking, sexual harassment and relationship violence. Our purpose is to provide a safe and affirming space for the students we serve at Colorado State University, while supporting systemic change to end all forms of oppression within our community.
 
Resources for Disabled Students (RDS) (970) 491-6385 Main: 100 General Services
Satellite: 223 Lory Student Center
RDS collaborates with students, instructors, staff, and community members to create usable, equitable, inclusive and sustainable learning environments. RDS is also committed to supporting Colorado State University as a non-discriminating environment for qualified students with disabilities as mandated by Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973 and the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990 and its amendments.
 
Adult Learner and Veteran Services (ALVS) (970) 491-3977 288 Lory Student Center
ALVS aims to support the academic success of adult learners and student veterans by providing programs that educate students about the value of using resources that are available at Colorado State and in the Fort Collins community. ALVS also aims to develop leadership qualities in adult learners and student veterans by engaging in boards, committees, honor societies, and student organizations that enhance the overall experience of students at Colorado State University.
 
Office of International Programs (970) 491-5917 Laurel Hall
The mission of the Office of International Programs (OIP) is to help create and foster international activities supporting teaching, learning, research and engagement throughout Colorado State University. This mission is accomplished through a broad array of programs and services designed to provide international experiences for all CSU students, scholars, faculty and staff.

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