Office of Multicultural Student Services


Black Student Association

The Black Student Association (formerly known as Black Student Union) has been an important component of Lewis University since 1968. The goal of the Black Student Association is to educate people historically, culturally, socially and politically about African-American culture and issues.

The Black Student Association is committed to diversity. The BSA offers

members the chance to get acquainted with other students and faculty, as well as the opportunity to participate in numerous cultural, educational and community activities.

The Black Student Association sponsors and co sponsors many educational, social, cultural and community based activities including:

  • Welcome Back Picnic/Kick off

  • Black Heritage Ball

  • KWANZAA Celebration

  • African American History Month Events

  • Tutoring and Academic Success Programs

  • Big Brother Big Sister Mentoring Program