FALL 2020 UMOJA CLASSES
COUN 110 College Success | ENG 100 English Composition | ENG 49 Reading/Writing for College Composition
WHAT IS UMOJA?
Umoja (a Kiswahili word meaning unity) is a community and critical resource dedicated to enhancing the cultural and educational experiences of African Americans and other students. Umoja is a program designed to facilitate a smooth transition from college and successfully transfer to a four-year university using a holistic approach to reach each student through mind, body and spirit. It promotes student success through a curriculum and pedagogy responsive of the African and African American Diasporas.
• Book and calculator loan program
• Career, academic and personal counseling
• Educational planning and transfer pathways
• Umoja supported classes & instruction
• Umoja Club (fun events)
• Tutoring & Mentoring
• Umoja sponsored events and conferences
• University tours
• Umoja Community scholarships
• Cultural experiences
• Rite of Passage/End of Year Celebration
• Increased self-confidence