Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion

About ODEI

The Office of Diversity, Equity & Inclusion is an: inclusive, safe, welcoming and accessible space students can receive Commencement Achievement Program (CAP) services to help navigate their college journey.

CAP helps bridge the education gap for historically underserved and underrepresented students. Our staff are capable of approaching diverse: students, staff/faculty and community members with respect to get the core of what they need. ODEI staff utilize referral services to help guide and direct constituents and provide CAP services to ensure: access, retention, academic and social success of our students.

For the team at ODEI, student success means serving all student in culturally relevant ways in order to empower them to succeed in their educational journeys. We aim to enhance, educate, encourage and engage our diverse populations to have ownership of their narratives and define their legacies. 

Reflection/Meditation Room

 SU 152 Twin Peaks 2 Room is available for quiet reflection or meditation.

Hours of Operation

Monday - Thursday
8 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Friday - Sunday

View Closures & Special Hours

Immigrant & Refugee Resources

For the latest news and updates regarding U.S. immigration policy, please visit the Holman Library's guide on Immigrant and Refugee Resources.

Contact Us

Office of Diversity, Equity & Inclusion

Front Desk Line:
253-833-9111, ext. 2803

Bilingual Services Line:
253-833-9111, ext. 2801 

Marwa Almusawi
Phone: 253-833-9111, ext. 2636

Benjamin Lealofi
Phone: 253-833-9111, ext. 2659

Elizabeth Rangel
Phone: 253-833-9111, ext. 2802

Fernando Yanez-Martinez
Program Coordinator
Phone: 253-833-9111, ext. 2803


Mel Lindbloom Student Union

Second Floor, Campus Life Office 240