The Umoja community at MSJC is a program designed to increase graduation, retention, and transfer rates of African-American and other historically underrepresented students. Umoja students will be provided with a designated counselor to assist with educational, career, and personal counseling.

The Umoja community creates afamily environment where individuals help and care for one-another in the experiences of learning how to navigate college and becoming successful in education.

Umoja Offers Students:
  • Career, academic and personal counseling
  • Supplemental Instruction/Tutoring
  • Academic and cultural enrichment activities
  • Opportunities to attend Umoja sponsored events and conferences
  • Increased self-confidence
  • A safe place to discuss real issues that affect students and the broader community
  • Mentoring
  • University visits