What does Kent State do to promote diversity?

At Kent State, we are committed to engaging, understanding and respecting differences and similarities among people and cultures. The Office of Diversity, Equity and Inclusion is dedicated to fostering an understanding of diversity through academic curricular initiatives and programs.

The university is home to the:

Student Multicultural Center

The Student Multicultural Center serves as an advocate in assuring the successful enrollment, retention, and graduation of under-represented undergraduate students.
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The LGBTQ Student Center

Located on the second floor of the Kent Student Center, the LGBTQ Student Center serves as the academic and social hub for the university's lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and queer students.

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The Women's Center

Kent State University's Women’s Center exists to facilitate the advancement of and to enhance the quality of educational experience and professional life for women students, faculty and staff of all campuses.
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