A Home for the Diaspora

Our mission at the African Diaspora Initiative (ADI) is to serve as a home away from home and oasis for students of diverse African/Black identities

African Diaspora is committed to you:   

Networking

Supporters of UVU's African Diaspora meet to eat dinner together.

Our weekly, monthly, and annual programs (see events), provide students with social and pre-professional development opportunities.

Networking

Leadership

Three UVU students pose for a picture in front of the UVU Sign
Our Student and Community Outreach Coordinators serve as peer mentors helping fellow students navigate the many social and academic challenges of being a college student.
Leadership

Scholarship

African Diaspora Student poses in graduation regalia

The African Diaspora Initiative Scholarship is awarded to students who have demonstrated exceptional leadership in supporting students of the African diaspora at UVU!

Preference for this scholarship is given to students in leadership with the Black Student Union.

Scholarship