Multi-Ethnic Programs
3307 Third Avenue West
Seattle, WA 98119
Phone: 206-281-2598
Fax: 206-281-2333

Multi-Ethnic Programs

at Seattle Pacific University

Promotes and supports the exploration and development of racial and ethnic identity and cross cultural competence for all students through programs and events in collaboration with other departments across campus.

MEP supports the academic, social and cultural adjustment and success of students from diverse backgrounds (domestically and abroad) through programs and activities such as Early Connections, academic success workshops and Study Breaks.  MEP actively engages in developing student leaders, advising the ASSP Vice President for Intercultural Affairs, Catalyst and supporting the growing number of intercultural clubs including MOSAIC, ACF, Ante Up, AAA, Black Student Union, Ekene, FASA, International Student club, KSA, MAPS, Ohana O Hawaii, SALSA, VSA.

Check out the new photos in the MEP Photo Gallery!

Events this week

Race in America after Ferguson

Tuesday, October 28, 7-9pm Upper Gwinn Commons

Join students, staff, and faculty for a thought-provoking forum on recent events in Ferguson. Led by SPU faculty, this campus event will offer historical and theological context to process the recent events in Ferguson as they relate to race relations.


FASA (Filipino American Student Association)

Wednesday, October 29, 7-8pm, Weter 201

Taste one of the Philippines' most popular desserts, Halo-Halo. Learn about this and other Filipino traditions.


Meetings this week (open to all students)

Black Student Union

Every other Monday, 6:30-8pm, Weter 202 (starting Oct 6)

EC Study Hub

Tuesdays, 6:30-8pm, Weter 201

Ohana O Hawaii

Tuesdays, 7-8pm, Emerson classroom

VSA (Vietnamese Student Association)

Every other Wednesday, 7-8pm, Weter 202 (starting Oct 8)

MAPS (Minority Association of Pre-med Students)

Wednesdays, 6-7pm, Eaton 112

ACF (After Choir Flava)

Wednesdays, 7-8:30pm, and Thursdays, 7-8pm, Sub Club Space

EC Study Hub

Thursdays, 6:30-8pm, Weter 201


Thursdays, 7:15-8:15pm, Weter 202

Ante Up

Fridays, 7-9pm, Emerson lobby



Susan Okamoto Lane, Director

Phone 206-281-2598 or email

Ashley Reese, Coordinator

Phone 206-378-5382 or email