MPAS Programs on Demand

Multicultural Programs and Services & LGBTQA Initiatives
Facilitation of these social justice, equity, and inclusion training programs are free for all FIU affiliated student groups and departments. Our team will work directly with each individual request to ensure our presentations meet your needs. Topics include:
  •  Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion
  •  Introduction to Social Justice
  •  Introduction to Intersectionality
  •  Freedom of Speech and Expression
  •  Understanding Microaggressions
  •  Positive Images of Masculinity
  •  Transitioning from Boys to Men
  •  Manhood in the Media
  •  Vulnerability - Communicating and Managing Emotions
  •  Supporting and Affirming LGBTQIA+ People
  •  Supporting and Affirming Trans* and Non-Binary People
  •  Gender Pronoun Use


Male Mentoring Initiative

The MPAS Male Mentoring Initiative focuses on implementing university wide preemptive retention strategies that will focus on creating an atmosphere of academic, social, and professional success. Studies have proven that involvement and environment are conducive to the development of at risk students. We aim to do so by focusing on character development, academic enrichment, and career transition guidance. To learn more please Visit:

Trio Student Support Services

The TRIO Student Support Services Program provides opportunities for academic development, assistance with basic college requirements, and motivates students toward the successful completion of their bachelor degree. The goal of SSSP is to increase the college retention and graduation rates of its participants. SSS provides services including: academic  and career coaching, financial aid information and assistance, tutorial services, career and academic seminars, opportunities to attend conference, and more.

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LGBTQA Initiatives

The Mission of the MPAS LGBTQA initiatives at Florida International University is to meet the needs of the LGBTQA Student population, by developing and implementing educational, social, and resource programs and services. These initiatives are aimed at reducing homophobia and heterosexism on both campuses through education, advocacy, awareness and assisting our LGBTQ students in reaching their full potential!

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AAA Tutoring

The Assistance for Academic Achievement (AAA) Tutorial Program is one of the many services offered by the Office of Multicultural Programs and Services. Tutors are knowledgeable in the various science and mathematics subjects and are available to offer their assistance by appointments.

To sign up for free tutoring please visit: AAA Tutoring



An intimate look into the lives of trans elders

Milan is one of several subjects featured in “To Survive on This Shore,” an exhibition of intimate portraits of transgender and gender nonconforming adults [...]

Students discuss sexual assault in the LGBTQ community

According to the National Resource Center on Domestic Violence, 73 percent of LGBTQ-identified college students experience sexual harassment or assault [...]

Annual MLK commemorative breakfast to feature Donovan Livingston

The Department of Multicultural Programs and Services is honoring the memory of the Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. with a month-long celebration [...]


Multicultural Programs and Services 
11200 SW 8th Street
GC 216
Miami, FL 33199
Fax 305-348-1911

3000 NE 151st Street
WUC 253
North Miami Beach, FL 33181
Fax 305-919-4258