Winthrop University's student body totals more than 6,000 and is composed of individuals from various ethnic and cultural backgrounds who make up approximately 38% of the university's population:
- 28.15% Black/African American
- 3.95% International
- 2.2% Latino/Hispanic
- 1.41% Asian
- 0.44% American Indian
In an effort to promote cultural diversity, the Office of Diversity & Student Engagement provides students, faculty members, and staff with several avenues through which they can enhance their knowledge about other cultures and the diversity issues that individuals belonging to such cultures face in today's society. We sponsor a number of multicultural clubs and organizations as well as special events throughout the school-year that bring light to such topics.
We have moved!
Beginning July 1, 2014, the Office of Diversity & Student Engagement (formerly Office of Multicultural Student Life) will be located in 216 DiGiorgio Campus Center.The Multicultural Student Resource Center will still be located in 247 DiGiorgio Campus Center.
Winthrop's Women of Excellence
Congratulations to our winners!
Ms. Courtney Rivers - Woman of Distinction
Dr. Laura Ullrich - Gale DiGiorgio Award
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