Diversity & Study Abroad: Race/Ethnicity

This section includes campus and external resources for students from various racial and ethnic backgrounds who are interested in learning more about how diversity is perceived in different countries and how they can better prepare for their time abroad.

Students who are concerned about possible issues they may face while abroad should speak to their study abroad advisor.

Campus Resources

Multicultural Involvement and Community Advocacy (MICA)

Office of Multi-ethnic Student Education (OMSE)

Equity and Diversity at the University of Maryland

President’s Commission on Ethnic Minority Issues

Counseling Center

University Health Center

Web Resources*

Amnesty International: Discrimination

All Abroad: Diversity

Michigan State University: Information for Multicultural Students

*The University of Maryland and offices and employees of the University are not responsible for the accuracy of any of the information provided on any web site to which a visitor might link.