NISG Diversity Initiatives

*Information and resources regarding the University of Northern Iowa's response to COVID-19 and plans to return to campus can be found on the UNI Forward Together website.

UNI's Northern Iowa Student Government (NISG) has put together a list of resources, contacts and useful information that may be helpful to the university community as we continue to champion diversity as a core value of our institution.

For any questions or concerns on the resources found on this page, please reach out to the NISG Director of Diversity at nisg-diversity@uni.edu.

Diversity, Inclusion and Social Justice Office Directory

The Office of Diversity, Inclusion and Social Justice (DIS) is a cohesive unit that will advance inclusion and social justice through advocacy and support of underrepresented and marginalized students, provide diversity education for all its community members, and promote a safe and welcoming environment that fosters academic success, a sense of belonging, and respect for all people and cultures.


Center for Multicultural Education

Provides cultural, educational and social activities through programs promoting cross-cultural awareness and support for students from diverse backgrounds.

109 Maucker Union – 319-273-2250


Military and Veteran Student Services

111 Maucker Union – 319-273-2322

Chiquita Loveless, associate director, chiquita.loveless@uni.edu

Gender and Sexuality Services

Promotes healthy, engaged, successful LGBT* students and allies. The LGBT* Center provides a safe space, resources and educational opportunities to advocate for an inclusive community.

111 Maucker Union – 319-273-5428

Kelyani Kannan, lgbt@uni.edu

I Need Help Paying For College

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How Can I Report An Issue?

Community Resources