Black Student Union (BSU)
BSU serves as a welcoming leadership body for African American students. The students of BSU plan and coordinate educational, cultural, and social events for the benefit of all Berea College students. Membership (dues are $5.00) is open to all students interested in promoting the purpose of the organization.
F.A.B.U.L.O.U.S stands for Fierce Appropriate Beautiful Unique Loving Outstanding Understanding Serious. The goal of the F.A.B.U.L.O.U.S program is to assist female students in their transition to Berea College and to increase the retention and graduation rate. Through activities and scheduled programs, participants will gain a better understanding of what it means to be a woman as well as identifying their personal definition of being a woman.
Diversity Peer Education Team (DPET)
The DPET is a team of students trained in diversity education. These students make it their mission to educate the campus community about issues concerning race, gender, religion, sexual orientation, and discrimination.
Intercultural Understanding and Awareness
This group meets monthly to gain greater cultural awareness and understanding. Meetings are usually held in the Black Cultural Center.
The Black Cultural Center – Advisory Committee
Comprised of Faculty, Staff, and Students and serves as a group of advisors on issues related to the BCC. The committee meets at least twice a semester and helps to promote the success of African Americans at Berea College.