Student Diversity Initiatives

The mission of the SDI office is to foster diversity and inclusion in the Missouri S&T community by providing a welcoming climate for all students. The department aims to support underrepresented, first generation, and low income students from all walks of life through programming to foster cultural competency, persistence/retention, sense of belonging and community.

Through programs and partnerships, student diversity initiatives supports diversity-related programming and promotes awareness about female and multicultural related issues; first generation and low-income student support; SDI helps foster an academic and professional environment that supports the students of Missouri S&T and strengthens the campus community.

For more information about out peer mentoring program, cultural programming, closets are for clothes, commuter's commodities, multicultural student organizations, or diversity and inclusion training visit our website at You may contact us directly at 573-341-7286 or via e-mail at  Student Diversity Initiatives, 605 W. 11th Street.