Office for Equity and Diversity
- Read the Equity & Diversity 2012-13 Annual Report
- Watch our "Teaching Students – Reaching Community" video
- Diversity Task Force
- UW Tacoma Statement of Commitment to Diversity
- Your donation to support diversity work at UW Tacoma is welcomed
6 - 5 - 4 Survey Now Open
The Diversity Resource Center is conducting a six-question, five-minute survery where you have an opportunity to win one of four prizes. Your feedback will assist us in ensuring a broad spectrum of programs and services are offered to students, staff, and faculty! Survey closes March 21. Take the survey today!
The Office for Equity and Diversity was created to help cultivate an institutional vision and commitment to diversity while ensuring an equitable environment for all members of the UW Tacoma community. This means paying attention to policies and practices involving management, leadership, communication, resources, scholarship, and community. It includes focusing attention on the demographic composition of UW Tacoma and our surrounding community of the South Puget Sound to be certain that we know who are our students, faculty, staff, and community partners in order to better serve and work with all. In addition, we address our institutional systems as a means of better serving all faculty, students, and staff. Because UW Tacoma's mission clearly states that the University exists to "educate diverse learners and transform communities by expanding the boundaries of knowledge and discovery," equity and diversity are linked to UW Tacoma's success and the academic achievement of UW Tacoma students.