Office of Community, Equity and Diversity

306 Green Hall, 35 Campus Avenue, Kingston, RI 02881 – Phone: 401.874.7077 Fax: 401.874.2809

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The Office of Community, Equity and Diversity strives to create a diverse, equitable, and inclusive University in which every individual can thrive.


Nurturing development from a holistic perspective

Affirming multiple and intersecting identities

Fostering cultural competence through transformative learning

Advancing equity, inclusion, and diversity in the global community

Modeling honesty, integrity, and social justice


The Gender and Sexuality Center

The Multicultural Student Services Center

The Office of Affirmative Action, Equal Opportunity and Diversity

The¬†Women’s Center

Bystander Intervention Program

In addition to maximizing the effectiveness of these departmental units, the Chief Diversity Officer, who is also a member of the President’s executive team, is charged with influencing effective policy formation and collaborating with the Presidential Commissions and division, college, and departmental diversity committees to ensure the accomplishment of the University’s strategic diversity goals.

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