Office for Diversity, Equity & Inclusion - The University of Tulsa
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Office for Diversity, Equity & Inclusion

The Office for Diversity, Equity & Inclusion furthers the university’s mission of educational excellence by creating an environment of equity and inclusion that values diverse life experiences, ideas, and perspectives.

The education of people of diverse backgrounds and cultures lies at the heart of The University of Tulsa’s core values and mission. TU is committed to aligning its practices to cultivate a community that reflects these fundamental values and goals.

The Office for Diversity, Equity & Inclusion works to attract and retain diverse students, staff, and faculty; develop campus-wide programming addressing diversity and inclusion issues; and cultivate resources that nurture a diverse campus community.

Please contacts us by phone at 918-631-2713, by email at or at 3126 E. Fifth Place.

DEI Awards Banquet: And Still We Rise

In addition to awarding members of the TU community who demonstrate inclusion in creative and collaborative ways, the evening’s keynote address will be delivered by writer and actress Anna Deavere Smith. Join us Thursday, March 7, 6 p.m. - 8 p.m. in the Student Union Great Hall. Award nominees and those who have purchased tables or VIP tickets are eligible to attend the VIP reception.


The Office for Diversity, Equity & Inclusion is committed to fostering a campus culture where every member of our faculty, staff, and student body feels acknowledged, valued, and that they belong.

Kelli McLoud-Schingen VP for Diversity, Equity & Inclusion