You Have Value
The purpose of the Center for Diversity & Inclusion is to increase USU Eastern student awareness about various cultures, to provide a space of equity, access, and social justice for underrepresented students at USU Eastern, and to assist students with multicultural competence and the ability to work with a variety of people from different cultures.
The Center for Diversity & Inclusion creates an environment of acceptance, respect, and empowerment. You are valued here, and your involvement will make us even stronger.
Please come see us for questions or additional information.
Jennifer Leavitt Student Center (JLSC) 207
Engage with us!
The Center for Diversity & Inclusion works to engage the USU Eastern community in various social identities to include, but not limited to race or ethnicity, gender and sexual orientation (LGBTQ+), socio-economic, disability, and religion. For every identity, the main purpose of the Center is to offer specific resources, support, advocacy, events, and clubs.
Race & Ethnicity
Find resources that bring awareness to the challenges that people face based on their race or ethnicity in order to promote communities of equity and justice and to support our students, faculty and staff.
Gender & Sexual Orientation
We provide education and awareness, community engagement, and foster empowerment and support to lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, queer, questioning, intersex, asexual, and allied (LGBTQIA+) students, faculty, and staff.
Women & Gender
We promote and advocate for gender equity on campus and in the community. We facilitate opportunities for learning and activism to support and empower all individuals in building an inclusive and compassionate society.
Find resources that bring awareness to the impacts of socio-economic status and the intersectionality of socio-economic status and marginalized groups in order to promote communities of equity and justice and to support our students, faculty and staff.
Find resources that bring awareness to the challenges that people with disabilities face in order to promote communities of equity and justice and to support our students, faculty and staff.
We support student services through inclusive, student-centered programming that enhances the academic, cultural, and social experiences of students from diverse backgrounds.
Religion & Beliefs
Find resources that bring awareness to the challenges faced by people based on their religious and cultural beliefs in order to promote communities of equity and justice and to support our students, faculty and staff.
Dinner & Dance
Tuesday, September 21, 2021
Kick off Hispanic Heritage month with authentic food by Angel's Cravings and engage in the cultural music!
Friday, September 24, 2021
Come dressed in white with closed toe shoes and join us for selected speakers followed by a chalk fight, plate shattering, and releasing of balloons.
2nd 7-week Fall Semester Block
beginning on October 20, 2021
Tuesdays & Thursdays
1:30 - 2:20 pm
If you identify as a first-generation student, please consider signing up for USU 1050 for the second 7-week block of the Fall semester.
Nexus - JLSC 206
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
Need a snack or a meal? Visit the Nexus (JLSC Room 206) and check out what we have to offer in our pantry!