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African American Student Affairs (AASA)

A fisheye lens' view of the Black House, 1914 Sheridan Road.African American Student Affairs (AASA), is one of four departments within Multicultural Student Affairs (MSA). The other three departments are Asian / Asian American Student Affairs, Hispanic/Latino Student Affairs and the LGBT Resource Center. AASA is located at 1914 Sheridan Road, colloquially refered to as "The Black House."

Students who identify as Black/African American comprise approximately 5% of the Northwestern undergraduate population. The student population needs a place that is familiar with the unique needs of this group.