About Us: Our Mission


It is an essential public service to recruit, educate, and graduate a diverse student body prepared with the self-awareness, knowledge, experiences, and skills to apply innovative solutions to the complex cultural, economic, social, environmental, and political challenges of a global society.

We Aspire To…

The Office of Intercultural Engagement at UNC Greensboro will be a model of excellence for inclusive student-centered intercultural engagement and education, dialogue, and community building.

Our Values

  • Inclusion
  • Community
  • Engagement
  • Education
  • Advocacy
  • Dialogue
  • Support

Mission Statement

The Office of Intercultural Engagement (OIE) creates and delivers co-curricular programs to bring all students together for the purpose of deepening and broadening awareness, knowledge and skill around identity, culture, and our interconnected fate.  As a unit within the Division of Student Affairs, OIE contributes to the academic mission of UNC Greensboro by collaborating with various campus and community partners to complement and advance institutional goals for diversity, equity and inclusion.

Our Why

Why: We care about our students and we believe in their potential to change the world.

How: We inspire students through programs that are rooted in the values of Empowerment through Inclusive Community Building, Education through Sustained Engagement, Growth and Transformation through Dialogue

What: We create and deliver innovative, student-centered co-curricular programs that are educational, developmental, fun, and challenging; that nurture and cultivate a life-long passion in students to be kind, to be brave, to know themselves, and to serve others.

Contact Us!

Office of Intercultural Engagement
Suite 062 Elliott University Center
PO Box 26170
Greensboro, NC 27402-6170
VOICE 336.334.5090

Visit Us!

The Office of Intercultural Engagement is open Monday through Friday from 8:00 am to 5:00 pm and is located on the ground floor of the Elliott University Center. The Intercultural Resource Center is open Monday through Thursday from 8:00 am to 8:00 pm , and Friday from 8:00 am to 6:00 pm.