Indigenous Affairs

The Office of Indigenous Affairs is responsible for various programs all related to the Indigenous community and culture. 

Activities include: ​​

  • Organizing cultural events for the CMU community
  • Maintaining a Native American resource collection
  • Recruiting Native American students
  • Serving as a liaison with tribal communities
  • Providing support services for any CMU student, but particularly CMU Native Americans students. 
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Programs include:

This office exists in part because of the long standing relationship that CMU has with the Saginaw Chippewa Indian Tribe. The Saginaw Chippewa Indian Tribe is an active sponsor of CMU athletics, various CMU scholarships, and many cultural related activities.

View The Saginaw Chippewa Indian Tribe and Central Michigan University Resolution here.