About

The UMRP is sponsored by the Admissions Office and is staffed by current undergraduates. Get in touch with our student coordinators to learn more about the application process and life as an undergraduate student. Ask us about extracurricular activities, cultural groups, research and academic opportunities, or anything else.

The UMRP at Harvard College is not directly involved in the admissions process or any decisions concerning the acceptance of prospective students.

Student Group: UMRP

  • Choetsow Tenzin Class of '23

    Hey y’all! My name is Choetsow Tenzin and I am a sophomore affiliated with Lowell House. I am originally from Charlottesville, Virginia.

    Student Profile
    Choetsow Tenzin
  • Travis Johnson Class of '24

    Hi everyone! My name is Travis, and I am a first-year student at Harvard. I’m originally from a very small town in South Carolina where I’ve lived my entire life. I am pursuing a concentration in Government with a secondary in African American Studies.

    Student Profile
    Travis Johnson
  • Emily Launderville Class of '24

    Hi everyone! My name is Emily, and I am a first-year student at Harvard planning on concentrating in geosciences and philosophy.

    Student Profile
    Emily Launderville
  • Jailene Ramos Class of '24

    Hi all! I’m Jailene (or J for short), a first-year planning to study astrophysics and applied math, while fulfilling pre-medical requirements.

    Student Profile
  • Shivi Aggarwal Class of '21

    Hi! My name is Shivi, and I’m a senior studying Integrative Biology with a secondary in Economics.

    Student Profile
    Shivi Aggarwal
  • Karen Torres Class of '24

    ¡Hola! My name is Karen Torres! I am the oldest daughter of two hardworking Nicaraguan immigrants. I am a first-generation low-income Latina student who took a gap year before joining the Harvard community this fall.

    Student Profile
    Karen, UMRP Coordinator
  • Ope Falako Class of '22

    Hi there! My name is Opeoluwa Falako, but I usually go by Ope. I am a junior in Eliot House, and I hail from Saint Louis, MO.

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    College student, Ope
  • Marilynn Miguel Class of '23

    Hi! My name is Marilynn Miguel, and I’m a sophomore affiliated with Currier House, originally from rural Vineland, New Jersey. I am concentrating in Sociology with a (possible!) secondary in Economics.

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    College student, Marilynn
  • Amy Chalán Class of '23

    Hi there! My name is Amy Chalán and I’m a sophomore in Quincy House. I am concentrating in Social Studies with a secondary in Economics and focus in Latin American economic policy.

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    Amy, college student
  • Artha Jonassaint Class of '23

    Hey, y’all! My name is Artha Jonassaint and I am a sophomore from Okeechobee, Florida. I’m currently studying Government and Global Health/Health Policy at the College and hope to eventually attend law school.

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    College student, Artha
  • Cayla Lee Class of '21

    Hello! I'm Cayla, and I'm a junior living in Pforzheimer. My home is Bellevue, Washington, which is about 15 minutes away from the amazing city of Seattle.

    Student Profile
    College student, Cayla

Contact

Do you have a question about multicultural diversity and community at Harvard? Fill out this form to contact a current Harvard College student. Our coordinators are here to help answer questions about our diverse campus community and the application process, and will be in touch with you as soon as possible. You can also join our mailing list to request more information about Harvard College.

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Communities & Resources

With more than fifty cultural, ethnic, and international student organizations, there are a number of multicultural resources and communities on campus.

Multicultural Resources