Umoja Student Success Community

What is the Umoja Program?

What is the Umoja Program?

The Umoja-UBAKA Student Success Community aims to increase the success, persistence and graduation rates of African, African American and other students through tailored classes, academic counseling, tutorial support and activities.

Umoja-UBAKA Mission Statement

The Umoja-UBAKA mission is to serve as a critical resource for enhancing the cultural and educational experiences of African, African American and other students. We deliberately and intentionally recognize student voices, social realities and histories. Umoja-UBAKA promotes self and community empowerment through an affirming atmosphere and culturally-responsive curriculum specifically focused on the Black experience. ALL students are welcome to be a part of Umoja-UBAKA.

Benefits & Agreements


  • Culturally relevant classes and professors focused on your support and success
  • Community of Students & Staff
  • Field Trips & College Tours
  • Workshops
  • Free Textbooks
  • Tutoring
  • Academic Counseling
  • Study Lounge Village Space
  • Personal Counselor


  • Take all 4 Umoja Classes
  • Maintain a 2.0 GPA
  • Attend at least 2 Umoja-UBAKA activities
  • Meet with an Umoja counselor 2 times
  • Support all members of your Umoja Community

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