Legacy, Unity & Resilience

Welcome to the GOBCC

The Gaines/Oldham Black Culture Center (GOBCC) is built on the firm foundation of legacy, unity and resilience. It strives to build community and a sense of belonging, and strengthen the history and experiences of Black culture. Established in 1972, the GOBCC amplifies the rich contributions of African Americans at the University of Missouri.

The GOBCC seeks to provide a space where all students feel supported in every area of their college journey.

Fostering an inclusive and welcoming environment for past, present and future students.

Know Your Resources

Learning about the resources available at the University of Missouri will help you achieve success.

Learn more about the Division of IDE

The Division of Inclusion, Diversity and Equity actively fosters a living, learning, and working community where everyone is valued and inspired to reach their full potential.

GOBCC Center Hours

Summer Hours
9:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.
Monday – Friday

Closed Saturday and Sunday

Fall and Spring Hours
9:00 a.m. – 7:30 p.m. Monday-Thursday

9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. Friday

Closed Saturday and Sunday