University Diversity Action Council

The Role and Mission of the University Diversity Action Council (UDAC)

  1. Provide advice to the Vice President of Diversity, Equity and Inclusion (DEI) on diversity matters.
  2. Serve as a leadership council for university-wide diversity related matters.
  3. Collect relevant data and communicate diversity progress from colleges and divisions.
  4. Ensure that the diversity initiatives of colleges and divisions translate the university-wide strategic diversity action plan.
  5. Serve as an advocate for the diversity agenda at Kent State University.
  6. Attend a monthly meeting or arrange for an alternate to attend if not available.

2018-2019 Meeting Schedule

October 19, 2018 Opening Retreat

  • Kent State University Hotel located in Kent,Ohio, 10:00 am - 3:00 pm.

November 30, 2018

December (No December meeting scheduled.)

January 25, 2019

February 22, 2019

March 22, 2019

April 26, 2019 (Meeting will be held in a TBD room).

May 10, 2019

  • All regular meetings will begin promptly at 9:30 a.m. and wrap-up by 11:00 a.m.
  • Regular meetings will be held in the Governance Chambers on the second floor of the Kent Student Center (Kent campus).
  • If you require polycom, please contact DEI at 330-672-2442 or