Welcome to the Division of Diversity, Equity and Inclusion. We share with you our motivation, our passion, and our drive to reach new heights in diversity and inclusive excellence at Kent State University.


How You Can Help Our Students

Contribute to Diversity, Equity and Inclusion Foundation Funds

The Division of Diversity, Equity and Inclusion oversees development funds which are used to support diversity initiatives at Kent State University. Additionally, scholarships are awarded directly from these accounts as an effort to ensure students are given every opportunity to succeed. Please consider contributing today!

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Kent State Together

Community Engaged Learning has organized "Kent State Together," a collection of virtual volunteering opportunities that enable all of us to make a difference while staying safe and healthy. Some opportunities are tailored to Kent State University and the surrounding region and others are more national in scope.

Learn more about Kent State Together

UDAC group photo fall 2019

About Us

The Division of Diversity, Equity and Inclusion (DEI) leads Kent State University's community effort to increase diverse representation, create and sustain equality of opportunity and intentionally foster an inclusive and equitable environment. 

Learn more about DEI and read a personal message from Vice President, Alfreda Brown.

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