diversity includes all of us–all the time
The mission of the Office of Diversity and Inclusion is to collaborate with the University of Central Florida community to advocate for and educate about the university’s goal of becoming more diverse and inclusive.
Our vision is to position UCF as a center of excellence that is nationally recognized as a higher education model for our diversity and inclusion practices, policies, and culture.
Living In Color- Black History MonthFebruary 1, 2016- February 29, 2019
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The Multicultural Student Center is proud to announce the 2016 celebration of Black History Month at UCF. Join us for the Black History Month Opening Ceremony at noon on Monday, February 2, 2016, in the Student Union Key West Ballroom. Departments and registered student organizations throughout the university have an exciting and diverse lineup of programs to offer during February and all events are open to the UCF community of students, faculty and staff.See Details
Islamophobia on CampusFebuary 17, 2016
As part of a series of campus discussions about faith and non-faith perspectives, will show a webinar produced by Paperclip Communications. The webinar will be introduced by Dr. Ann Gleig, UCF Assistant Professor of Philosophy, and she will facilitate the post-webinar discussion. Intended participation outcomes include learning how to
• Create an inclusive environment for all Muslim students, faculty and administrators.
• Deal with incidents on campus swiftly and appropriately.
• Use practical strategies to help ensure the safety, security and wellbeing of all Muslim students, faculty and administrators.
Wednesday, February 17 – Teaching Academy Room 117 – 1:45 to 3:45 p.m. Free to UCF faculty, staff and students.See Details
Be You Storytelling ProjectMarch 2, 2016 See Details
The EncounterJanuary 11, 2016 - Februaury 18, 2016
TUESDAY, February 16 6:00pm – 8:00pm
PERFORMANCE: “Their Eyes, Our Voices” Game Jam and Showcase
Commit To RespectGoing On Now
Have you take the pledge yet?
Take the pledge, commit to being respectful of everyone around you no matter what our differences may be, and if you participate today you enter for a chance to win an IPad in December. Click on the link to learn more about the RESPECT UCF Campaign, and to take the pledge.See Details
ODI SPONSORED PROGRAMS
UCF is a community of students, faculty, and staff that seeks to respect each person and to create an inclusive campus, recognizing that diversity enriches our learning and professional experiences. Read more about the RespectUCF movement.LEARN MORE
Supports the retention and graduation of ethnic minority students in their sophomore through senior years.LEARN MORE
LEADERSHIP ENHANCEMENT PROGRAM
Provides participating members leadership development, and career enhancing opportunities.LEARN MORE
DIVERSITY TRAINING WORKSHOPS
UCF Diversity Training offers a variety of workshops covering diversity topics across multiple disciplines. In addition, you can earn a Diversity Continuum of Education Certificate.Learn More
CONSULTATIONS AND PRESENTATIONS
We do more than just in-house workshops, we can come to your classroom too.Learn More
We’re online too!
Use your UCF ID to log on and take the Performance Standards for UCF’s Cultural Competencies online modules.