Diversity Initiatives

We embrace diversity as a proven path to institutional excellence

The Office of Diversity and Inclusion represents the University's commitment to realize and sustain a diverse, inclusive and welcoming environment for all University community members, including students, faculty, faculty colleagues and alumni. The Office works closely with academic and administrative units to attract, advance and retain a diverse faculty to strengthen academic excellence.

Campus Resources


We are committed to excellence through diversity by offering centers and resources that encourage, counsel, develop and administer a more inclusive campus climate. View All Campus Resources.

Diversity Committees

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We encourage the campus community to become involved with and learn more about several diversity committees charged with promoting the best practices and policies to realize a more diverse university. Get involved.

Diversity Education

Professor and students in classroom

We present regular diversity and inclusion education opportunities that are available to faculty, staff and students through a number of offices across our campus. Learn more about diversity training.

Diversity Library Guide

Knowledge Center Rotunda

Resources and information related to diversity and inclusion at the University of Nevada, Reno. Visit the Diversity and Inclusion Library Guide.

President Marc Johnson

Message from the president

"The University of Nevada, Reno is committed to fostering a campus environment that respects, supports and values all members of its diverse learning community. Recognizing that equality, inclusiveness and diversity are core values for our University, we must always strive to deepen our understanding and sensitivity regarding all perspectives surrounding diversity, which is one of the most defining issues of our time."
- President Marc Johnson

Read the President's Statements on DACA

Featured diversity events

Find all diversity-related events on campus.


Contact Us

Contact Office of Diversity and Inclusion

1664 N. Virginia Street

Reno, NV 89557

Phone (775) 682-6552

Ross Hall, Room 109