Three students walking outside MCC

The intention of the Multicultural Center (MCC) is to provide an environment for intercultural exploration, engagement, and celebration. The MCC is available to students, staff, faculty and members of the Iowa State University community to come together and foster an understanding of one's own cultural identity as well as an awareness and respect for others' unique cultures.

8 Study Nooks, 4 with Desktop computers with printer access

A comfortable lounge with 40" flat screen  TV

A library space for relaxing and group meetings

2 private reflection rooms which can be reserved at this link (2-3 people will comfortably fit in this space)

The Free Business Attire Pop-Up Shop Closet. (Contact for more details)

The art philosophy of the Multicultural Center is to embrace, express, and celebrate the diverse cultures of Iowa State University and create a welcoming space for students.

Distinctive and unique artworks in stoneware were created especially for the Multicultural Center by Steve and Miki Cunningham of West Des Moines, Iowa. Featured pieces are a mirror, mosaic panels and four vessels. Other featured artwork is provided in collaboration with the Brunnier Art Museum.

Two students studying together and laughing

See You at the MCC