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Student Diversity

Embrace Diversity and Inclusion at the Medical University of South Carolina. The Office of Student Engagement promotes a campus environment that is welcoming and valuing of all people and the diversity in our human qualities and opinions. In addition, the office provides resources and support for students and groups that are underrepresented in the field of healthcare.


Celebrating Women's History Month

Women's Healthcare Leadership Panel Graphic

Wednesday, March 27, 2024

Meet the Panelists!


SGA Affinity Groups

An Affinity Group is a student organization whose mission statement represents a minority identity, including but not limited to race, religion, ethnicity, gender, or any other identity that is not shared by the majority in any of the following locations: MUSC, Charleston, South Carolina, or the United States. Each recognized group should support recruitment, retention, education, advocacy, and community building.

Affinity groups fall under the MUSC Student Government Association (SGA) umbrella and receive financial support from SGA.

  • Alliance for disAbility Advocacy (ADA)
  • Alliance for Hispanic Health (AHH)
  • Black Student Union (BSU)
  • International Student Association (ISA)
  • Multicultural Student Advisory Board (MSAB)
  • MUSC Asian Student Association (MASA)
  • MUSC Jewish Association (MJA)
  • Muslim Student Association (MSA)
  • Student Alliance for Equality (SAFE)

Learn more about these organizations and other ways to get involved on MUSC Engage!

We are here to support you!  Please contact Dr. Dante Pelzer, Associate Director for Student Diversity, at, with any student-related DEI needs, interests, or concerns.