Rotating PhotosMission Statement

The mission of the Office of Multicultural Student Affairs (OMSA) is to provide leadership geared toward developing and maintaining a welcoming, supportive, and inclusive environment to students from a diverse background; through advocacy, leadership development, and diversity, inclusion, multicultural and social justice education and training. The office is also committed to working collaboratively with the campus community in fostering the strategic initiatives on diversity and inclusion for the College as well as the College’s broad mission on academic excellence and student success.

Contact Us:

Office of Multicultural Student Affairs
119 Netzer Administration Building

Phone #: 607-436-3353
Fax: 607-436-2283

Administrative Secretary:
Theresa Doane

Bernadette Tiapo, Ph.D.


Multiculturalism at SUNY Oneonta: Clubs & Activities
Clubs and Activities

Multiculturalism at SUNY Oneonta: The Academic Experience
The Academic Experience

Upcoming Events:

GAIN Faculty & Staff Gathering 2014

4th Annual Multicultural Student Leadership Conference - Postponed (date to be determined)

Kente Nominations click here.

The 6th Annual Kente Graduation Recognition Ceremony, Wednesday, April 30, 2014 at 6:00p.m. Read more.