DEI Units

The Division of Equity and Inclusion is comprised of four units that provide services, support, and resources for all members of the University of Oregon community. We have offices in Johnson Hall, Oregon Hall, Susan B. Campbell Hall, and the Erb Memorial Union.

Office of the Vice President for Equity and Inclusion (OVPEI)

The University of Oregon Office of the Vice President for Equity and Inclusion promotes inclusive excellence by working to ensure equitable access to opportunities, benefits, and resources for all faculty, administrators, students, and community members.

Center on Diversity and Community (CoDaC)

The UO Center on Diversity and Community (CoDaC) builds the capacity of individuals and units across campus to advance the university’s goals of equity and inclusion. CoDaC sponsors a range of programs for individual faculty, graduate students, alumni and staff as well as capacity building initiatives with departments, colleges, schools and research units across campus.

Center for Multicultural Academic Excellence (CMAE)

The mission of the Center for Multicultural Academic Excellence (CMAE) is to promote student retention and persistence by developing and implementing programs and services that support academic engagement, personal, and social support. We want our students to achieve their educational goals, graduate successfully and become lifelong learners and leaders. Our work in grounded on values that enhance social equity, justice and inclusive excellence.

Multicultural Center (MCC)

The purpose of the Multicultural Center (MCC) is to provide a safe and respectful environment that nurtures and supports interaction among undergraduate and graduate students, faculty, staff, and the community at large. Our primary goal is to promote personal growth, leadership development, cultural pluralism, community education, positive social change, and the ending of human oppression by exploring topics such as gender, sexual orientation, class, identity, domestic and international issues with primary emphasis on race and ethnicity.