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The Mosaic: Center for Culture and Diversity

The Mosaic Center is dedicated to creating an environment that supports cross-cultural education and collaboration at UMBC. We invite you to join us in our commitment to empowering all UMBC students and staff to be culturally conscious and informed members of our community. A safe and inclusive space for students and staff of all backgrounds, the Mosaic Center strives to develop innovative programs and initiatives that celebrate cultural diversity, equality, and social justice.

Explore or Find what you're looking for!

The Mosaic Center is located in The Commons, room 2B23 (second floor). The Center may be reserved by all UMBC undergraduate/graduate students, student organizations, staff, faculty and alumni small meetings and events when the Commons is open. Please visit our myUMBC page to access the reservation form. For more information contact the Mostaic staff at 410-455-2686 , mosaic@umbc.edu. We are open Monday - Friday between 10 AM and 5 PM.

Student Groups - Cultural/Ethnic

Many student organizations are already established for you to investigate or join! Please visit the List of Student Orgs and sort to view the Cultural/Ethnic category.

Diversity Resources on Campus

Here are some resources to on-campus culture and diversity-based organizations and groups which you might find useful:

Other Great Resources

  • Upcoming Events/myUMBC Group, for events and more info about the Mosaic Center and all things currently happening
  • Diversity Resource Calendar - An online calendar for the UMBC community that provides detailed information on U.S. American and global holidays, customs, events, heritage months and ethnic-specific recipes.