Purpose

Our Mission:
We the Center for African American Students (CAAS) of Marshall University, recognize the need for a united front, to innovate relationships, opportunities, and experiences among minority students. It is our desire to inspire, uplift, and transform the mindsets, lifestyles, and goals of our students, faculty, staff and the community at large.

Our Purpose:
The Center for African American Students (CAAS) strive to address issues that affect the Marshall University campus, Huntington community, and issues on a global level. The Center engages minority students through activities, programming, and support that intend to enhance principles, and morale of what it means to be a true son or daughter of Marshall University.

Our Definition:
The Center for African-American Students: once we ENLIGHTEN, we EMPOWER, through empowerment we IMPACT.

Our Slogan:
ENLIGHTEN. EMPOWER. IMPACT.