Campus Equity & Diversity Committee

Purpose & Function

The purpose of the Campus Equity & Diversity Committee is to foster a climate of equal opportunity, educational excellence, and success for all students, and to strengthen and expand the capacity of every officer and employee to demonstrate sensitivity to, and understanding of, the diversity of the students we serve. To foster a workforce that is diverse through equal employment opportunity for all, and through assuring that we do not discriminate unlawfully.

The Function of the Campus Equity & Diversity Committee is:

  1. Develop updated and strengthen Employment Opportunity Plans and Student Equity Plans.
  2. In terms of evaluating candidates for employment, ensure that every stage includes an evaluation of sensitivity to, and understanding of, the diversity of students we serve.
  3. Establish a Diversity Training Program for members on hiring committees.