The Office of Multicultural Affairs seeks to increase access and equity for historically underrepresented groups, to cultivate diversity awareness and appreciation, and to improve campus climate by fostering an inclusive and civil community. Throughout the academic year the office supports programs, event and training that promote diversity and understanding.
RVCC Receives National Diversity Award
For the fourth time, the College has been honored with the 2017 Higher Education Excellence in Diversity (HEED) Award from INSIGHT Into Diversity magazine, the oldest and largest diversity-focused publication in higher education. RVCC is the only New Jersey college to be honored this year. The College also was honored with the HEED award for its diversity efforts in 2012, 2014 and 2015.
Some 5000 students, faculty, staff and community members participate in diversity programs offered each year. The cultural and education programs include: