Affinity Groups

All are welcome to participate in Affinity Group Lounges. Lounges are hosted by Student Organizations for Equity & Engagement Student Leaders, Affinity Group Employee Advisors and Equity & Welcome Center staff!

Join us Mondays from 1-2 and Thursdays from 12-1 for Equity & Welcome Center Lobbies in this Zoom Room: hosted by Sybrina Woodson, Office Assistant III. Learn more about the Equity & Welcome Center and our services.

Join us daily for Affinity Group Lounges in this Zoom Room (more details below):


Asian American/Asian Affinity Group Lounge

3:30PM – 4:30PM
Hosted by Student Leader and AAPI Student Association (ASA) Employee
AAPI Student Association (ASA) Employee
Advisor Tomoko Okada
Student Leaders: Matt Toups & Kedeste Amsalu 


Indigenous Students Affinity Group Lounge

3PM – 4PM
Hosted by Student Leader and Indigenous Students Alliance (ISA) Employee
Advisor Rose Buchanan
Student Leader: Gracie Ochoa

Pacific Islander Affinity Group Lounge

4PM – 5PM
Student Leader:  Matt Toups
Advisor Jeff Bermudes


LGBTQIA+ Student Affinity Group Lounge

3PM – 4PM
Hosted by Student Leaders and LGBTQIA+ Affinity Group Employee
Advisor Renee Infelise
Student Leader:  Nichole Eidsmoe

Students with Disabilities Affinity Group Lounge

Hosted by Student Leader 
Advisor: Dan Tarker
Student Leader: Nichole Eidsmoe


Latina/o/x Student Affinity Group Lounge

3 – 4PM
Hosted by Student Leader and Employee
Advisor Cristobal Borges
Student Leader: Gracie Ochoa

International Student Social (open to everyone!)

Thursdays at 5pm 
Any questions? Email


Black / African American Student Affinity Group Lounge

2 – 3PM
Hosted by Student Leader and Employee
Advisor Belinda Tillman and Equity & Welcome Center Office Assistant Sybrina Woodson
Student Leader: Kedeste Amsalu

Interested in joining one of our clubs?  Please see our clubs page!