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

January 18, 2019 - 2:00pm to 4:00pm
2520D University Capitol Centre
200 South Capitol Street
Iowa City, IA 52240
January 21, 2019 - 8:30am to 1:30pm
2nd Floor Ballroom Iowa Memorial Union (IMU)
125 North Madison Street
Iowa City, IA 52245
January 22, 2019 - 11:30am to 1:00pm
343 Iowa Memorial Union (IMU)
125 North Madison Street
Iowa City, IA 52245

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

The latest episode of IPTV’s Greetings from Iowa features the Oakdale Community Choir, directed by UI Associate Professor of Music Education Mary Cohen.
Cedar Falls native Matt Slykhuis once flew Army air ambulances into combat zones in Afghanistan. Now he’s training for a quieter military career as a Masters in Accountancy student at UI’s Tippie College of Business. 
Dear Campus Community, The Charter Committee on Diversity and the Chief Diversity Office will release a comprehensive report of diversity, equity, and inclusion (DEI) and campus climate at the University of Iowa in spring 2019. The delay from a fall 2018 release will allow for voices of faculty,...

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.