Charged with developing an anti-racism plan, the committee will also identify ways to better elevate and consider the voices and perspectives from our communities of Black, Indigenous, Latina/o/x/Hispanic, and people of color. Learn more.
Initiatives range from the introduction of a campus climate survey to changes in hiring procedures, the composition of the President’s Cabinet, and resources for the U of R Board of Trustees.
The University is introducing ongoing diversity and inclusion training for students, staff, administrators, and faculty.
Campus Diversity and Inclusion (CDI) serves as a catalyst to the campus community on matters related to diversity and programming.
Students in the Race and Ethnic Studies program in the College of Arts and Sciences study the complex and often challenging issues of race, ethnicity, and racism from an interdisciplinary perspective. Learn more
The University of Redlands has established a historic partnership with historically black college Tuskegee University, including student exchange and joint programs. Learn more
Native Student Programs provide a safe, supportive environment for Native students. Learn more
U of R’s First-Generation Student Programs include a special summer program for entering College students, peer mentorship, and a book lending program. Learn more
As part of the Forever Yours campaign, U of R has raised over $112.8 million for scholarship support, exceeding its $100 million goal in this area. A significant portion of these funds provide scholarships and financial aid for first-generation students and members of underrepresented groups.Support the Scholarship Promise
Associated Students of the University of Redlands hosts a diverse array of events, recently including talks by Terrene Roberts, Metta World Peace, Patrisse Cullors, and Dolores Huerta.
The University of Redlands has launched a First-Generation Reception to welcome students who are the first in their families to go to college.
The U of R community honors the life and legacy of Martin Luther King Jr. with community engagement, leadership, and service.
The Johnston Center for Integrative Studies hosts this annual event at the University of Redlands to discuss cultural issues and experiences.
In addition to the programs above, the College’s Clubs and Organizations include the Asian Student Association, Association of Latino Professionals for America, Black Student Union, Native American Student Union, and Middle Eastern Student Association, as well as inclusive Greek life.
Reports about equity concerns can be made via the Office of Equity and Title IX, which can also help connect students with an array of other support resources.Report a concern
Learn more about the Black Lives Matter movement, the path to becoming anti-racist, and more.
The University’s current work in diversity, equity, and inclusion builds on past decades, in which the U of R student body has become more representative of the state, the President’s Cabinet has become more diverse, and financial aid has increased to support a higher number of high-financial-need, first-generation, and underrepresented students.View infographics
Diversity in Action, a weeklong residency at the University of Redlands, is intended to introduce and engage various voices and perspectives across the University community, and beyond. It serves as a tangible example of our commitment to providing a well-rounded, personalized, and hands-on education that focuses on scholarship through engagement.
U of R alumnus and his wife support Native rights through commissioned artwork
As part of their legacy to the Heard Museum, Wayne Mitchell ’60 and his wife, Marie, commissioned Kathy Whitman Elk Woman to create a sculpture.
Asian Student Association President Romina-Marie Baronia ’22 provides her perspective on the recent ASA Night Market, an event that encouraged Asian and Asian American students to embrace and share unique aspects of their cultures.