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The Office of African-American Affairs (OAAA) was established in 1976 as an integral part of the Division of Student Affairs at the University of Virginia.  It is charged with the responsibility of assisting academic and non-academic units in meeting the challenges of service delivery to African-American students.  MORE >

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Black History Month

Office of African-American Affairs 2019 Black History Month calendar of events!

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Donning of the Kente Graduation Celebration

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April 5th-7th, 2019

Advocating from Our Perspective: Q&A with Black Student Leaders

Friday, April 5, 2019
2:30 PM – 3:30 PM
Newcomb Hall, South Meeting Room

Current black student leaders at the University will share their experiences, discuss the current state of the community at UVA and answer alumni questions. Alumni are encouraged to submit questions to the Office of African-American Affairs prior to attending the session to ensure an engaging discussion. A reception will immediately follow.