We understand the link between diversity and excellence in education.

At the University of Iowa we embrace our responsibility to create a welcoming environment for all members of our community. This commitment includes all of our students, staff, and faculty as they pursue their goals here at Iowa.

Upcoming Events

June 1, 2016 -
5:30pm to 6:30pm
Room 200 Communications Center
116 South Madison Street
Iowa City, IA 52242
June 2, 2016 -
9:00am to 4:30pm
2520D University Capitol Centre
200 South Capitol Street
Iowa City, IA 52240
June 3, 2016 -
8:00am to 5:00pm
College of Public Health Building
145 North Riverside Drive
Iowa City, IA 52246

Become engaged in our diversity efforts.

Sign up for a workshop or class and advance your understanding of other cultures. Join a committee or organization that focuses on diversity. Attend a diversity-related performance or lecture. Become a conversation partner with someone from another country.

Recent News

University of Iowa education professor Cassie Barnhardt and Nick Bowman, director of the UI Center for Research on Undergraduate Education, offer insight on efforts to improve racial environments on college campuses.
UI Just Living Student Ambassadors named winners of the 2016 Engaged Campus Award.
About 100 Cedar Rapids students spent the day on the UI campus for the 10th annual African American Achievement Program, spearheaded by the UI College of Education, to inspire students to prepare for college life and to pursue their dreams.

Need more alone time?

Read an article or book that provides a perspective different from your own or that enhances your knowledge of other cultures, or turn to the internet: our new website is designed to connect you with resources and events close to home.