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

March 23, 2019 - 7:05pm to 9:05pm
Sycamore Theater
1602 Sycamore St
Iowa City, IA 52240
March 25, 2019 - 11:00am to 2:00pm
Outside Dining Area Catlett Hall
350 North Madison Street
Iowa City, IA 52245
March 25, 2019 - 6:00pm to 7:00pm
Asian Pacific American Cultural Center
223 Lucon 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

BY: DANA DOMINGUEZ | 2019.03.07 | 02:44 PM Five individuals and two programs have been selected to receive 2019 Diversity Catalyst Awards. The Division of Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion (DDEI) will also celebrate the awards’ 20th anniversary by introducing the DEI Legacy Award, created to...
A university search committee has announced the first candidate for the new associate vice president of diversity, equity, and inclusion at the University of Iowa.
Katrina Sanders, University of Iowa College of Education associate professor, has been awarded a 2019 Sabbatical Research Grant, funded by the Lily Endowment through the Louisville Institute, to complete a book titled, “The Rise and Fall of Black Catholic Education in a Changing South, 1886-1976.”

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.