Black History at UA

Black History at UA

The University of Arizona has a rich and diverse history as the oldest state institution of higher education in Arizona. Critical to the history of UA are the contributions of Black faculty, staff, and students. Explore highlights of this history below.

University of Arizona is home to 8 historically Black Greek Letter organizations out of the traditional Divine Nine organizations. Learn more about the Fraternity and Sorority Programs at UA with cultural affiliations.

Omega Psi Phi Fraternity, Inc.*

*These organizations have chapters at the University of Arizona.

African American Student Affairs (AASA)

The mission of African American Student Affairs (AASA) is to facilitate a support system that helps students achieve academic excellence and an enriching African American cultural experience at the University of Arizona. AASA provides opportunities for students to learn more about leadership, social justice, and creating community.

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