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Office of Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion

Promoting diversity, equity, and inclusion. Building a supportive campus environment where each individual feels welcomed, valued, and supported for success.


Mission

To enhance OU's commitment to diversity, equity and inclusion, to recognize and respect the essential worth of each individual and to value differences amongst groups. We commit to building a welcoming and supportive campus environment where each individual feels welcomed, valued, and supported for success.

Vision

To become the leading voice in inclusive excellence.

We aspire to be the pacesetter institution in our commitment to building and maintaining a diverse and inclusive community where diversity is embraced and celebrated, while equity and inclusion are weaved into the fabric of our university community.

The Office of Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion will continue to be the point of contact and arbiter of engagement, discourse, information, interaction, outreach and leadership in the mission of diversity and inclusivity at the University of Oklahoma.

Our Values

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  • Empathy
  • Accountability
  • Civil Dialogue
  • Collaboration
  • Equity
  • Integrity
  • Mutual Respect

Diversity Statement

The University of Oklahoma is committed to achieving a diverse, equitable, and inclusive university community by embracing each person’s unique contributions, background, and perspectives. The University recognizes that fostering an inclusive environment for all, with particular attention to the needs of historically marginalized populations, is vital to the pursuit of excellence in all aspects of our institutional mission. This view enhances the OU experience for all students, faculty and staff, and for the communities that we engage.

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Announcements

Office of Diversity Equity, and Inlcusion

We Are Expanding!!!

 

Clink here to learn more about the expansion of the Office of Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion