Office of Minority Affairs & Diversity

Student Advisory Board

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The purpose of the Office of Minority Affairs & Diversity Vice President’s Student Advisory Board of the University of Washington is to provide an open space for underrepresented student groups to engage and discuss ongoing issues pertaining to the diverse community on campus.

The Office of Minority Affairs & Diversity Vice President’s Student Advisory Board Mission is supported by the following principles:

  • Advising the Office of Minority Affairs & Diversity Vice President on issues affecting students, pertaining to diversity, Office of Minority Affairs & Diversity programs, and the University of Washington.
  • Increasing the impact of the Student Advisory Board on the University administration’s policy formulation and decision making by expanding awareness of student issues and cultural values through education, public discussion, and all forms of communication.
  • Working to foster an environment in which all students and organizations can achieve their full potential as leaders and to enhance sensitivity to diversity on campus through networking and resource development.

SAB Executive Board Applications Now Open!

The Student Advisory Board is currently seeking student leaders who are passionate about diversity, equity, and social justice and working with underrepresented, first generation, and marginalized communities to apply for a leadership position and join the SAB executive board.

The executive board leads a community of RSO representatives, ASUW constituents and other campus leaders in dialogue and discussions on issues affecting our communities such as campus climate, elections & I-1,000, and the 2020 Census to name a few.

There is currently one executive board position open: Director for Campus Climate. View the position descriptions, time commitment, and compensation.

Applications are due Friday, January 31, 2020. Upon application submission, you will receive an email confirmation with additional instructions on next steps. Elections will be held in February.

Apply here.

If you have any questions, please feel free to contact us at  We look forward to receiving your application.