Diversity Committee

Eastern Oregon University is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity employer and educator, committed to building a diverse and inclusive community and learning environment. The committee has the following aims  and is aligned with the University’s values, principles, and strategic goals:

  • The recruitment and retention of students representative of the demographics of Eastern Oregon and the region, with special attention to underrepresented groups.
  • Providing resources (financial aid, work, advising, and curriculum) to all students to ensure access to college.
  • Ensuring  diverse, equitable, and inclusive student, faculty, and staff participation.
  • Striving to make the educational experience inclusive through curricular and co-curricular innovation.

Featured Programs

Multicultural Center

The EOU Multicultural Center develops and delivers programs and services designed to support and retain students from socially and culturally diverse backgrounds. The Center provides students a place to engage in multicultural activities and offers an inclusive educational environment that nurtures cross cultural communication and fosters the exchange of diverse perspectives and ideals.

Student Groups / Clubs

Diversity focused clubs provide opportunities for students to learn and appreciate their own background, interests, values, beliefs, etc., as well as the diverse backgrounds of other student groups. They include: