Leadership Opportunities

Opportunities to grow leadership skills are found at Augustana. More information follows or contact the Office of Diversity and Inclusion.

Minority Peer Mentors

Students who are interested in making a difference in someone's life are invited to apply to become a minority peer mentor for new incoming students. Our minority peer mentors are creditable resources that helps with the transitional period for first -year students here at Augustana.

Classmates will help new students eliminate the sense of isolation and fear, and allow their mentee to step out of their comfort zone to adapt academically, socially, and culturally. View the Minority Peer Mentor Application.

Multicultural Volunteers

International students near Augustana's Ole statueThere are many opportunities to become involved with the Multicultural Programs Office. Students are invited to become multicultural volunteers. These volunteers can choose from a variety of programs and cultural events to help organize and/or implement throughout the academic year. To volunteer, view the Diversity and Inclusion Office Volunteers Application.

Diversity Experience House

(Valhalla House) Diversity Experience House Ten students will live in harmony, with a focus on embracing diversity and inclusion in accordance with the shared core values of the University at the Diversity Experience House. The intent is to engage students in projects that promote understanding of individual diversity, group diversity and integrating continuity with learning and service. The specifics of the theme will be based on decisions made by the residents of the highly anticipated house. View the Diversity Experience House Application.