Dr. Augustine Okereke
Welcome to Medgar Evers College of the City University of New York. As the chief academic officer of the College, it is my privilege to work with talented and diverse faculty, administrators, and staff to meet our core mission to develop and maintain high quality, professional, career-oriented undergraduate degree programs in the context of a liberal arts education. At Medgar, we further have a mission to provide transformative educational experiences to our students and the broader community; to continue the legacy of our namesake, Medgar Wiley Evers, by promoting equal opportunity and social justice for all people.
Please explore this site to learn about the degree programs and courses offered by the School of Business, School of Liberal Arts and Education and School of Science Health and Technology, read student reflections about their transformative Study Abroad experiences, and discover the academic services and student resources available campus-wide. Additionally, the School for Community and Professional Development, and the four Centers at Medgar Evers College, provide a wide array of programs and services to serve the Central Brooklyn Community and beyond. Our state-of-the-art facilities and campus life further enhance the quality of our student's experience and our services to the community.
Medgar Evers College is committed to educational excellence with an emphasis on the development of diverse and talented leaders to address the complex global issues of our times and, in the spirit of Medgar Wiley Evers, to make the world a better place. Please join us.
The Office of Academic Affairs (OAA) provides academic leadership to the College’s academic programs. In keeping with the mission and goals of the College, it promotes outstanding teaching, research and scholarship. At Medgar Evers College, we take very seriously our motto of"Courage. Strength. Fortitude." The Office of Academic Affairs is committed to the College’s mission of developing and maintaining high quality, professional, career-oriented undergraduate degree programs. Access and academic excellence are included as part of our mission as we seek to serve students who have diverse educational, socioeconomic, political, cultural and national backgrounds.