The Office of Recruitment and Multicultural Affairs (ORMA) is located in TMEC Suite 252 with the Office of Student Affairs. ORMA recruits and provides support services to students underrepresented in medicine and dentistry and students who are economically disadvantaged. ORMA fosters an inclusive and respectful environment that is supportive of lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender students, faculty and staff.
The Faculty Associate Dean for Student Affairs, the Faculty Assistant Dean for Student Affairs, and the ORMA staff are available to students for personal as well as academic counseling.
ORMA coordinates monthly meetings of the Inter-Society Multicultural Fellows Committee (MCFC), which reports to the Dean. The MCFC is composed of faculty and students from all Societies charged with facilitating diversity training and awareness in the HMS medical community.