Office of Minority Affairs & Diversity

OMA&D staff are working remotely. Please call 206-685-0518 during our regular business hours (Monday – Friday from 8:00am – 5:00pm) to speak with the receptionist.

Pitre to Receive 2020 Odegaard Award

Longtime OMA&D staff member Emile Pitre will be honored for his leadership and advocacy for educational opportunity at Celebration, May 13.

Together for Champions

Friends of EOP Board members prepared care packages for students in the Champions Program as a show of support before fall quarter finals.

UW’s Ambassador to Tribes

OMA&D’s Iisaaksiichaa Ross Braine is honored as the Information School’s 2019 Distinguished Alumnus.

Be Boundless – For Washington, For the World

The UW is currently undertaking the most ambitious fundraising campaign in its history. Learn how you can help support OMA&D’s priorities.


  • Covid-19 Resources for Current Students

    April 3, 2020

     (Race & Equity Initiative) We remain dedicated to improving equity and belonging at the University of Washington in the wake of the Coronavirus pandemic. We are all impacted by efforts to mitigate the spread of the virus in our communities. While classes move online, we realize that day-to-day interactions and access to in-person resources are…

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  • (Canceled) OMA&D Celebration Gala 

    March 25, 2020

    In light of public health guidelines and after thoughtful consideration for the health and wellness of our community, we are canceling OMA&D’s signature annual gala

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  • Luz Iniguez Named Director of OMA&D’s Educational Opportunity Program

    February 21, 2020

    Luz Iniquez

    Iniguez previously served as director for OMA&D's College Assistance Migrant Program for over eight years and is the first Latinx person to serve as EOP director.

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