Welcome to AASA!
Welcome to African American Student Affairs (AASA) where your Black is welcome and celebrated! We are hikers, nerds, Afro punks, LGBTQIA, musicians, engineering students, gamers, activists, bookworms, fraternity and sorority members, athletes, from the city, from the country, from around the way. There's a place for all of us here! Come through!
The mission of African American Student Affairs (AASA) is to facilitate a support system that helps students achieve academic excellence and an enriching African American cultural experience at the University of Arizona. AASA provides opportunities for students to learn more about leadership, social justice and creating community.
The mission is achieved through a focus on four key areas:
- Building community among currently enrolled students
- Providing personal and leadership development opportunities
- Advancing the on-going development of a culturally competent campus community
- Supporting diversity initiatives at the University of Arizona