1. Office of Diversity, Equity and Inclusion Initiatives You Can Support This Giving Blueday

    November 26, 2018

    CENTER FOR EDUCATIONAL OUTREACH (CEO) The Center for Educational Outreach (CEO) supports and advances the University of Michigan’s commitment to educational outreach and academic excellence. CEO partners with faculty, staff, and students to develop and implement programs that inform, engage, and inspire a diverse community of scholars. SUPPORT THIS EFFORT DIVERSITY, EQUITY AND INCLUSION To Read more


  2. Wolverine Express Forges College Path for Michigan Communities

    November 19, 2018

    Growing up in Lapeer County, Ruthie Freeman says, many people in her hometown never had the opportunity to attend college. For those who did make it, few headed to schools like the University of Michigan.


  3. VIDEO: DEI Progress Report Year 2 Community Assembly

    October 9, 2018

    Student Performance by Michigan Fanfare Band & Opening Remarks U-M DEI Plan Progress Report Keynote Conversation with Diane Guerrero and Leonard Pitts, Jr. Student Performance by Yoni Ki Baat & Closing Remarks


  4. 5 takeaways from UMich’s diversity, equity and inclusion efforts

    October 9, 2018

    Measuring progress ANN ARBOR, MI – The University of Michigan has completed year two of its five-year diversity, equity and inclusion strategic plan and is sharing its progress on key initiatives in the plan. On Monday, Oct. 8, UM kicked off a week-long DEI summit with remarks from President Mark Schlissel and Chief Diversity Officer Read more


  5. From the Year 2 DEI Progress Report

    October 8, 2018

    Dear Students, Faculty and Staff, When the University of Michigan launched its five-year strategic plan for diversity, equity and inclusion (DEI) on October 6, 2016, we strived to accomplish both immediate and long-term changes that would leave a lasting impact on our institution. It is truly remarkable how quickly the time has passed since then. Read more


  6. Minority Serving Institutions Disciplinary Hub Plenary to Cultivate Relationships and Develop Strategic Goals

    September 25, 2018

    Robert Sellers, the vice provost for equity and inclusion and chief diversity officer, opened the Minority Serving Institutions Disciplinary Hub Plenary and Reception at the Ross School of Business Tuesday afternoon. The event, attended by dozens of students and faculty, was the conclusion of a conference between the University of Michigan and minority-serving institutions intended Read more


  7. Investing in Ability Explores Disability as a Dimension of Diversity

    September 17, 2018

    By Alison Golm Human Resources Communications The annual Investing in Ability program will highlight its 2018 theme “Diversity Includes Disability” during annual events planned for the month of October. The Council for Disability Concerns produces the program designed to raise awareness of disability topics on campus and in the community. It will include speakers, demonstrations, Read more


  8. A Welcome Message to Students: Fall 2018

    September 7, 2018

    To the Student Community, As we begin a new semester, I can’t help but reflect on my own time as a University of Michigan student. There’s truly nothing quite like fall in Ann Arbor. There always seems to be a buzz in the air, a renewed sense of energy and excitement for so many. Whether Read more


  9. OIE releases annual report on prohibited student conduct

    September 5, 2018

    Reports of prohibited student conduct at the University of Michigan increased in fiscal year 2018 following continued efforts to enhance awareness of sexual misconduct and other interpersonal violence issues, and how to report concerns on campus.


  10. UM efforts to aid lower-income students begin to bear fruit

    June 28, 2018

    The Go Blue Guarantee is one of three full-tuition initiatives UM is pursuing to increase the school’s diversity. Also arriving in the fall are the first students enrolled in UM’s Wolverine Pathways, a program launched by UM in 2015. It offers current sixth- and ninth-grade students the opportunity to join the program as they begin the Read more