Welcome to Arkansas State University!

About the Multicultural Center


Arkansas State University’s Multicultural Center provides educational, cultural and social programming intended to promote diversity and inclusion, foster achievement and assist in the development and advancement of a diverse student body.


  • To help foster an inclusive campus environment where everyone matters and everyone contributes.
  • To advance diversity education and cultural competence through programs and initiatives.
  • To provide leadership opportunities and development for students.
  • To facilitate meaningful relationships and provide collaboration opportunities that create multicultural awareness. 

History of the Multicultural Center

The Multicultural Center was established in 2010 and became a stand alone department in 2013.

In the Fall of 2015 Tirrany Thurmond became the new director of the Multicultural Center. Ms. Thurmond was previously the Coordinator of Recruitment at Georgia Southern University is now proud to call Arkansas State University her school

Hours & Location

Monday - Thursday
8:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.

8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. 

We are located in Room 3003 on the 3rd floor of the Carl R. Reng Student Union on the ASU Jonesboro campus.

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