Multicultural Student Services programs provide advising, mentoring, support, and fellowship to ethnically diverse students.

  • Assists students with the admissions process and financial aid application
  • Provides academic advising and course planning
  • Offers counseling services (personal, social, and cultural) including interventions, crisis counseling, and advocacy
  • Fosters student security and comfort
  • Provides opportunities to network with other students, faculty, staff, and alumni of color
  • Offers community and professional referrals, networking opportunities, and information for jobs and internships
  • Supports and assists admissions in the recruitment of ethnically diverse students
  • Assists with new student orientation and registration
  • Assists in the social and cultural transition to college
  • Advises student organizations including Augsburg Indigenous Student Association (AISA), Pan-Afrikan Student Union (PASU), Augsburg Asian Student Association (AASA), Muslim Student Association (MSA), and Augsburg Latin American Students (ALAS)
  • Offers scholarship opportunities as well as assists in seeking/provides resources for other scholarships
  • Assists Scholastic Connections program in seeking mentors

Multicultural Student Services
Office Location: Christensen Center basement across from the copy center in Suite 2


American Indian Student Services

Director: Jennifer Simon
American Indian Student Services Website

Latin@ Student Services

In English: 612-330-1309 | En Español: 612-330-1459
Latin@ Student Services Website

Pan Afrikan Center

Director: Mohamed Sallam
Pan-Afrikan Student Services Website

Pan Asian Student Services

Director: Hli Vang
Pan-Asian Student Services Website


Multicultural Student services has the following scholarships available for students:

Multicultural Student Services Scholarships
Asian Scholars In Action (AISA) Scholarship
Bonnie Wallace Scholarship
Honoring Outstanding Latin@s at Augsburg (HOLA) Scholarship
M. Anita Gay Hawthorne Scholarship

For more information and to apply, please follow this link: Scholarships
Application deadline for 2017-18 awards: March 1, 2017

Scholastic Connections
A $5,000 renewable scholarship awarded annually to returning multicultural students with potential for leadership. In addition, students are paired with a mentor with whom they will meet on a regular basis.
For more information and to apply, please follow this link: Scholastic Connections
Application deadline for 2017-18: March 1st, 2017

Note for all of these mentioned above: Undocumented and DACA students are highly encouraged to apply. Promise,  Presidential, and ActSix Scholarship recipients are not eligible for these awards.

Application deadline for 2017-18 awards: March 1, 2017

Hmong Visit Day
Thursday, March 30, 2017 at 03:30 PM until 06:30 PM

Attend Hmong Campus Visit Day at Augsburg College! This event is for students and parents/guardians identified as Hmong. We welcome High School students (Grades 9th-12th), Transfer students, and Adult Undergraduate students to attend. Learn about the undergraduate admission process, scholarships, academic programs, student support services, enjoy a campus tour and more! You will get to hear from staff across the campus in departments from Pan-Asian Student Services, Academic Advising, TRIO/SSS, Student Financial Services, and Counseling & Wellness Center. There will also be a Hmong student panel where you get to ask questions about their college experience!
*Dinner is provided. A Hmong translator will be present. Campus Tours will be offered in Hmong.