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Mission and Goals

The Native American Student Services Center aims to promote academic and leadership excellence of Native American students at the University of Northern Colorado. NASS seeks to enrich the UNC community through academic, social, and cultural programs that reflect the tradition, heritage, and history of Native America.

  • Promote academic and leadership excellence amongst Native students that prepares them to address the social, political, and economic needs of Native people.
  • Infuse and incorporate Native ways of knowing and living within academia, through educational initiatives designed for all UNC students, faculty, and staff.
  • Foster a campus environment that sustains, respects and honors the diversity of traditions and cultures of Native American peoples.