Umoja (A Kiswahili word meaning unity) is a community and critical resource dedicated to enhancing the cultural and educational experiences of African American and other students.


Upcoming Events

November 9, 2018 to November 10, 2018

November 9, 2018 8:00 am to November 10, 2018 3:00 pm

“I’m no longer accepting the things I cannot change...I’m changing the things I cannot accept.” Angela Davis. 

The Umoja XIV Conference theme will ...

August 2, 2018 to August 4, 2018

Event Dates: August 2-4, 2018

We are pleased to announce Umoja’s 1st Annual Student Leadership Summit. We are inviting each Umoja Program to send five student leaders and one advisor who commits to working...

What's Going On

April 30, 2018

My community college experience was rather much different than most. I first started my community college journey by going to Chaffey Community College in Rancho Cucamonga in the summer of 2008, just after I graduated from Damien High School....

January 12, 2018

Sacramento, California. July 13, 2017– The Umoja Community is pleased to announce it has received $2.5 million ongoing funding from the California State government. These funds will support the growth and development of the organization.


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