As part of the commitment to provide a diverse and inclusive educational experience, UCR supports seven Ethnic and Gender Program offices that provide support to our diverse student body and create opportunities for learning about differences. The APSP Program Coordinator provides support and development services for UC Riverside's undergraduate community, and organizes events and activities designed to raise the general student body's awareness and appreciation of the Asian and Pacific Islander experience. Under the general supervision of the Director, the Program Coordinator supervises the Asian and Pacific Islander Women's Program, the Youth and Community Outreach Program, and assists in leadership development activities. The Program Coordinator works with the APSP staff to identify student interests, issues, and concerns, and uses this information to develop and implement appropriate programs and activities. The Program Coordinator also serves as an adviser to various student organizations, including the Asian Pacific Islander Student Advisory Council. In addition, the Program Coordinator prepares material for APSP's web site and weekly newsletter, prepares written reports and evaluations on events and activities.
A University of Distinction and Diversity widely recognized as one of the most ethnically diverse research universities in the nation, the University of California, Riverside current enrollment is more than 20,000 students, with a goal of 21,000 students by 2020. The campus is in the midst of a tremendous growth spurt with new and remodeled facilities coming on-line on a regular basis.UCR is loca...ted approximately 50 miles east of downtown Los Angeles. UCR is also within easy driving distance of dozens of major cultural and recreational sites, as well as desert, mountain and coastal destinations. UCR is one of 10 universities within the prestigious University of California system, and the only UC located in Inland Southern California.