Adele H. Stamp Student Union - Center for Campus Life


The mission of Asian American and Pacific Islander Student Involvement and Advocacy is:

  • To promote Asian American and Pacific Islander (AAPI) students' involvement and engagement on campus.
  • To foster the personal, ethnic and racial identity and leadership development of AAPI students at the University of Maryland
  • To promote the development of a pan-Asian American and Pacific Islander community that is connected to and collaborates with other cultural communities.
  • To advocate on behalf of AAPI students and to empower and educate students to advocate for themselves.
  • To build a network of campus and community resources to support AAPI students.


Our work will be guided by a commitment to social justice and be informed by past and ongoing research.