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Multicultural Student Services offers a number of programs and initiatives to provide students with transformational experiences to enhance their college experience. Such programs include identity-based peer mentoring programs and leadership development programs, as well as university-wide multicultural education opporunities.

Peer Mentoring Programs

Leadership Development Programs

Multicultural Peer Educator Program

  • Multicultural Peer Educators (MPEs) serve as a collaborative and diverse group of students who aim to educate their peers on culture and issues of social justice. MPEs receive ongoing trainings by professional staff and have the opportunity to facilitate impactful conversations at the University of Virginia-- highlighting social justice issues, promoting an inclusive community, and expanding cultural competency.