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COVID-19: News and Campus Updates


To accommodate the needs of our visitors, the Kohl House is limiting our operating hours to the following, Monday through Friday, 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. If you would like to visit the center, we ask that you please email us to reserve either our conference room or the computer lab. At the moment, due to social distancing requirements and the staffing needs of the space, we can only accommodate one individual in either the conference room or computer lab.


In addition, the professional staff remain open and willing to connect with students. We welcome students to sign up to meet with a professional staff member using the email provided below. We are available from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m., Monday through Friday.


Virtual/Online Opportunities Now Available

Typically, we would we love to host you at our center, however during the transition to online course delivery, we have also made the transition to support your academic and social needs. The staff at Asian Pacific American Student Services is dedicated to providing you with our service with your health and safety in mind, we will continue to offer these services virtually.

Please follow our social media pages for any upcoming events. We look forward to supporting you!

 APASS Facebook

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You can also learn more about what our recent alumni are up to on all of our social media accounts.

If you would like more information about activities we are hosting or learn more about our services, please email us at AsianPacificAmerican.StudentServices@unco.edu. We would love to learn more about you and find ways to support you.

APASS students

Here at APASS we provide services promote the cultural, academic, emotional, and professional success of our Asian and Pacific Islander student population at the University of Northern Colorado. These services entail academic coaching, leadership development, cultural and educational programs, and many more. If we are unable to provide a specific service you are looking for, we can help connect you with various individuals and departments on campus who can.

Mission Statement

Asian Pacific American Student Services seeks to foster the academic, social, and cultural identity development of the Asian-Pacific Islander community and to enrich and integrate culture into the University of Northern Colorado. We value culture, authenticity, inclusion, and academic success within our philosophy and services. These services include academic coaching, and leadership development for UNC’s Asian-Pacific Islander student population, as well as, cultural and educational programs for the broader UNC community. APASS staff strives to create a safe, inclusive environment for all who visit the center.

Vision Statement

The vision of Asian Pacific American Student Services is to provide a welcoming and inclusive environment where all Asian and Pacific Islander students at University of Northern Colorado are valued and welcomed.

General Asian Pacific American Student Services Learning Outcomes: 

  • Describe knowledge of the diverse cultural political and social economic experiences and needs of communities of color.
  • Demonstrate practices that promote health, personal growth, and well-being for self and others.
  • Demonstrate interpersonal and intrapersonal communication and conflict resolution skills
  • Explore and describe salient & intersecting identities
  • Apply self-advocacy practices