Multicultural Achievement Peer Program (MAPP)

MAPP is committed to building positive relationships between Asian American students at both Middlesex Community College and UMass Lowell through mentoring and support. Our mission is to assist MAPP students with the confidence and resources they need to achieve their goals and potential.


  • Provide a connection for MAPP students in their transition to the UML community.
  • Increase student retention and involvement and success
  • Provide an opportunity for students to learn and practice professional networking skills.
  • Share knowledge, skills, information, and perspective.
  • Encouragement to develop supportive relationships while striving for academic and professional excellence.

Benefits of the program:

  • Personalized ongoing support from our program and UML Office of Multicultural Affairs staff.
  • A supportive network among Asian American students at MCC and UML.
  • Opportunity to take part in educational and fun group activities.
  • Communication, leadership, and networking skill development.
  • Field-trips opportunities.
  • Enhanced awareness of campus and community resources and services.
  • Opportunity to transition to OMA's River Hawk Rising Scholars Program
  • Prizes, and more!

Last Modified: 8/26/21