Diversity, Equity & Inclusion

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You Matter at UNI

UNI thrives on individuality. Your background and experiences help to create a diverse and welcoming community where everyone feels confident and comfortable to be who they are. 

From supportive faculty, staff and services to diverse student groups dedicated to cultivating a culture of inclusion, it’s all here to prove that you matter.

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Ready For The Future

Diversity, equity and inclusion are a key component of our strategic plan to ensure these values remain a priority as we plan for our future. 

Meet Gwenne Berry, UNI's Chief Diversity Officer

"The University of Northern Iowa could -- and should -- be a leader when it comes to diversity and inclusion. We have allies on our campus, in our community and among our alums."

Contact Gwenne: gwenne.berry@uni.edu

Gwenne Berry

You're Never Alone