Cultural Competency Training Seminars

The UW System educates a diverse range of students, some of whom experience the negative effects of marginalization due to being a member of one or more under-represented identity group. Students have expressed a desire to have staff in direct service positions on campus that mirror the diversity of the student population and are well-versed in the challenges, needs and issues faces by underrepresented and marginalized student groups. In 2020, UW System President Ray Cross approved a behavioral health workgroup recommendation to sponsor annual training opportunities to enhance the cultural competency of counseling, health, and other student services staff. 

Looking for past trainings? Please visit our training webpage for access to agendas, handouts, and training recordings.

Training Materials

Please visit the training resources page for access to meeting materials (agenda, handouts) and session recordings. Please note session recordings will be uploaded to the page once the seminar has concluded.