Diversity Awareness House

The Diversity Awareness House (currently Johnson House) located on the Honor Houses block of St. Olaf Avenue is a special interest honor house where a group of 5 students residents develop programming that enhance community efforts to increase and enrich cultural awareness.

Diversity Awareness House Objectives:

Objective 1:  To enhance community efforts to welcome incoming students of diverse heritage and backgrounds in order to promote and foster unity for students of diverse heritage and backgrounds.

Objective 2: To increase diversity awareness in the St. Olaf community through regular house and campus-wide events.

Objective 3: To develop leadership and communication skills of the DA House residents by working collaboratively and effectively within the Diversity Awareness House in agreed roles.

Diversity Awareness House (DAH) Applications are now open!

Diversity Awareness House 2018-2019 Applications available here.

For more information please read below, or stop by to see Hudlin Wagner, Interim CMIE Director (BC111)

Application Process Timeline

  1. February 1 – March 1: Diversity Awareness House Applications open (applications available here).  Applications are due on 11.59 p.m. on March 1, 2018.
  2. As soon as the application has been submitted: Set up an interview with the Center for Multicultural and International Engagement (CMIE) multicultural@stolaf.eu or 507-786-3060 
  3. March 2 – March 9: 30-minute interviews will take place.
  4. March 12: Individual selection results e-mailed to each applicant.

Diversity Awareness House Expectations

House Advisor 2017-2018 Semester I: Joshua Lee (lee8@stolaf.edu), Assistant Director of Residence Life .