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Diversity Center University of Illinois Springfield

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Diversity Center

The Diversity Center fosters a supportive environment for students to live, learn and grow as members of the academic community and as individuals. We develop understanding of differences through educational, cultural, and social activities.

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(217) 206-6333

Kerry Poynter

Executive Director

Sophia Gehlhausen Anderson

Coordinator of Programs and Outreach for Hispanic/Latino Students

Monique Williams

Coordinator of the Necessary Steps Program

Ashley Harris

Coordinator of the Necessary Steps Program Sophomore Year Experience

Justin Rose

Coordinator of Diverse Student Programing

Daniel Aguilar

Hispanic/Latino Graduate Assistant

Courtney Wick

LGBTQA Graduate Assistant

Office Location

Student Life Building (SLB),
Room 22

Diversity Center Hours

Academic Year 2014 – 2015
Monday – Friday: 8am – 6pm
Additional hours available
upon request

Diversity Center lounge area is open
Mon. – Wed.: 8am – 11pm
Thurs. & Fri.: 8am – 1:00am
Sat.: 10pm – 1:00am
Sun.: 9am – 11pm

To reserve the space, contact the SOC office at: (217) 206-4762