Multicultural Affairs

Multicultural Affairs provides programs, resources and opportunities to get involved in areas of diversity, equity and inclusion. Our goal is to promote a positive campus culture that embraces all members of our diverse student populations.

Take part in our cultural and leadership development training and workshops to help you become an equity-minded global leader.

Our Programs and Services

Contact our staff to learn more about the following programs and services.


Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA ) and Dreamers

  • Educational programming and training
  • Information on financial aid and scholarships
  • Legal, health and counseling service referrals
  • Volunteer and civic engagement

International Students

  • New student welcome sessions
  • Global Affairs brown bag discussions
  • Campus referrals
  • Community building social events
  • Leadership opportunities

Other Programs

  • Cross-cultural immersion trips and programs
  • Workshops on cultural identity, equity, global citizenship and intercultural competence
  • Multicultural and international campus programming

Meet the Multicultural Affairs Team


  • Lai Ping Lau, M.S.

Cedar Valley

  • Vacant


  • Jamal King

El Centro

  • Gerardo Lozoya

North Lake

  • Deanna Guess

Mountain View

  • Alex Gurley, M.A.
  • Adriana Villegas, M.S.W.


  • Ricardo Williams, M.Ed.
  • Maha Alhaideri

Larisa Olin Ortiz, M.A.

  • Associate Dean of Multicultural Affairs

Contact Us

If you have questions about our programs, connect with the Multicultural Affairs team.

Email us at


Upcoming Programs and Events