Office of Black Student Affairs

OBSA’s Mission

The Office of Black Student Affairs (OBSA) is a cultural center and service unit within the Claremont University Consortium. On behalf of The Claremont Colleges, OBSA is dedicated to providing support, resources and space for students of African descent to feel safe, valued, informed and connected. OBSA offers a range of programs, services and activities on behalf of enrolled 7C students of African descent, faculty, staff and allies. Our key service areas include identity-based workshops, skill building activities, mentoring, arts engagement activities, student organizational support, professional/career development workshops, the sharing of 7C resources and referrals, heritage-month programming and other monthly celebrations, and collaborative partnerships with 7C colleges, departments and organization.

OBSA Programs and Services

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Black Intersections Conference: Call for Proposals

Hours of service

Monday–Friday 9:00 a.m.–5 p.m.

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Contact Us

Phone (909) 607-3669
  • Office of Black Student Affairs
  • 139 East Seventh Street
  • Claremont, CA 91711

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News & Events

Martin Luther King Jr. Common Read Program

The 2017 Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Commemorative Events Planning Committee is proud to announce its first Common Reading Program as a companion to Fireside Chat with Dr. Christopher Emdin. Dr. Emdin will be our 2017 MLK Keynote speaker. See...

OBSA Thanksgiving Celebration Dinner November 23rd

OBSA is hosting a Thanksgiving Dinner on Wednesday, November 23rd from 5:00pm-7:30pm in the OBSA Bungalow. Please RSVP as soon as possible. There is a limit on the number of spaces so reserve your spot! See attached: OBSA Thanksgiving Dinner and...

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Last updated: 11/30/2016 5:37:26 PM