Who We Are
The SVSU Office of Diversity Programs is committed to building an inclusive campus that promotes social harmony, cultural competency and academic excellence. Through our comprehensive programs, community partnerships, services, and sponsorships, the Office of Diversity Programs fosters an appreciation and respect for the history, tradition and culture of diverse groups.
As leaders we empower students, faculty and staff to build a diverse, inclusive and equitable campus community and region.
To provide developmental opportunities for faculty and staff as well as actively recruiting new employees who reflect the heterogeneity of the region, state and the world.
To support academic programs, campus activities, and community outreach efforts which exemplify the breadth of human culture, art, and accomplishment as well as developing appropriate assessment initiatives.
Recruit and retain students whose background, experiences, and perspectives add to the free exchange of ideas in a democratic society.